Marion Co High School

  • Marion Co High School serves 525 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 52%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Marion Co High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%.

Top Placements

Marion Co High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Marion Co High School's student population of 525 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marion Co High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,587 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marion Co High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
52%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
93%
64%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marion Co High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.130.28
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Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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