Marion County High School

  • Marion County High School serves 943 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Marion County High School operates within the Marion County School District.
  • Marion County School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 943 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 943 students
Marion County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Marion County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Marion County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Marion County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Marion County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Marion County High School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Marion County High School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
8%
11%
Marion County High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
89%
78%
Marion County High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Marion County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Marion County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.20 0.24
Marion County 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.
41%
51%
Marion County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
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.
10%
6%
Marion County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Marion County School District's student population of 3,226 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,332 in this district is less than the state average of $10,658. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,778 is less than the state average of $10,531. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Marion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed 3,226 2,307
Marion County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 82%
Marion County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2010)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $25 MM
Marion County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $31 MM $24 MM
Marion County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,332 $10,658
Marion County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,778 $10,531
Marion County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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