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  • For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools in 66861, Kansas, serving 521 students.
  • Public schools in zipcode 66861 have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in 66861, Kansas have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Kansas public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in 66861, Kansas are Marion Elementary School, Marion Middle School and Marion High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Kansas public school average of 14:1.

66861, KS Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Marion Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1400 E Lawrence
    Marion, KS 66861
    (620) 382-3771

    Grades: PK-5 | 240 students
  • Marion Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    125 South Lincoln
    Marion, KS 66861
    (620) 382-6070

    Grades: 6-8 | 109 students
  • Marion High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    701 E Main
    Marion, KS 66861
    (620) 382-2168

    Grades: 9-12 | 172 students
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