Marathon School

  • Marathon School serves 678 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Marathon School's student population of 678 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students678 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marathon School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marathon School is 0.58, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2055 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
48%
32%
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Black
6%
22%
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White
44%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marathon School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.580.70
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Graduation Rate80-84%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marathon School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMONROE School District
Source: 2016-2017 (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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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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