Marion Elementary School

  • Marion Elementary School serves 240 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marion Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%.

Top Placements

Marion Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Marion Elementary School's student population of 240 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marion Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marion Elementary School is 0.17, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#168 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
4%
7%
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White
91%
64%
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Diversity Score0.170.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion-Florence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marion Marion Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 109 students
    0.4 miles
    125 South Lincoln
    Marion, KS 66861
    (620)382-6070
    0.4 6-8 109
  • Marion Marion High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 172 students
    0.5 miles
    701 E Main
    Marion, KS 66861
    (620)382-2168
    0.5 9-12 172
  • Hillsboro Hillsboro Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
    10.2 miles
    812 East A Street
    Hillsboro, KS 67063
    (620)947-3184
    10.2 PK-5 317
  • Hillsboro Hillsboro Middle/High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 287 students
    10.4 miles
    400 East Grand
    Hillsboro, KS 67063
    (620)947-3184
    10.4 6-12 287
  • Lost Springs Centre
    Grades: PK-12 | 556 students
    12.2 miles
    2374 310th Street
    Lost Springs, KS 66859
    (785)983-4321
    12.2 PK-12 556

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