235 Military Rd
Marion, AR 72364
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Marion Elementary School served 554 students in grades 2-3.
Marion Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 53% (which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 33% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 64% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Marion Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 2-3
Total Students
554 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#619 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
33%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
13%
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Black
53%
20%
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White
36%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marion Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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