510 West Main St
Marion, MI 49665
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Marion Elementary School serves 183 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Marion Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Marion Elementary School's student population of 183 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
183 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Marion Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Marion Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#397 out of 3120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
97%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 183 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06

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