Marion Co High School

  • Marion Co High School serves 520 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Marion Co High School operates within the Marion County School District.
  • Marion County School District's 76% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 520 students
Marion Co High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Marion Co High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Marion Co High School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Marion Co High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Marion Co High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Marion Co High School Asian Students (2007-2015)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Marion Co High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
4%
22%
Marion Co High School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
93%
65%
Marion Co High School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
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Marion Co High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.27
Marion Co High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Marion Co High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Marion Co High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Marion County School District's student population of 4,227 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 63% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,122 in this district is less than the state average of $8,756. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,809 is less than the state average of $8,531. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Marion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 4,227 3,513
Marion County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 76% 84%
Marion County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $31 MM
Marion County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $34 MM $30 MM
Marion County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,122 $8,756
Marion County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $7,809 $8,531
Marion County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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