Marion Elementary School

  • Marion Elementary School serves 250 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Marion Elementary School operates within the Marion School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 250 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 250 students
Marion Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Marion Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Marion Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by Grade Marion Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 19:1
Marion Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Marion Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-1995)
Asian
n/a
3%
Marion Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2011)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Marion Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
18%
Marion Elementary School Black Students (1996-2015)
White
96%
68%
Marion Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Marion Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Marion Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Marion Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI 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.
0.08 0.27
Marion Elementary 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.
66%
41%
Marion Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
5%
6%
Marion Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Marion School District's student population of 511 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,718 in this district is less than the state average of $12,839. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,052 is less than the state average of $12,841. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Marion School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 511 760
Marion School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $10 MM
Marion School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Marion School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,718 $12,839
Marion School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,052 $12,841
Marion School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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