Marathon School

  • Marathon School serves 639 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marathon School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Marathon School's student population of 639 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students639 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marathon School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Marathon School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#2109 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
49%
33%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
41%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.70
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Graduation Rate85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonroe School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  2.33 out of 5  (3 reviews)
3  
They have a lot of good teachers but a few of them are annoying but, some of the rules are but in particle the dress code.
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2  
Marathon High is my home. The rules are good because if it were not for them who knows how we would end up.Thank you Mr. Gracy, Ms McPherson and all the staff for making Marathon High the safest p[lace to be.:)
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the school is alright but some of the rules are just way to much. and i feel some of the students would agree. other then that its a good school just to many steps and its difficult for students who are unable to walk up the stairs, due to broken legs etc.
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