Marion High School

1205 South Main Street
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Marion High School serves 703 students in grades 9-12.
Marion High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Marion High School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Marion High School's student population of 703 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students703 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Marion High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Marion High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#294 out of 1142 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
73%
34%
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White
23%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.62
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion 10 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Marion High School is Academy For Careers And Technology (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Johnakin Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marion Johnakin Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 556 students
    0.8 miles
    601 Gurley Street
    Marion, SC 29571
    (843) 423-8360
    0.8 6-8 556
  • Marion Easterling Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 608 students
    1.7 miles
    600 East Northside Avenue
    Marion, SC 29571
    (843) 423-8335
    1.7 PK-2 608
  • Marion Marion Intermediate Math: 26% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 616 students
    2.7 miles
    2320 North Highway 41-a
    Marion, SC 29571
    (843) 423-8345
    2.7 3-5 616
  • Marion Academy For Careers And Technology Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    4.7 miles
    2697 East Highway 76
    Marion, SC 29571
    (843) 423-1941
    4.7 9-12 n/a
  • Mullins Palmetto Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 303 students
    8.0 miles
    305 O'neal Street
    Mullins, SC 29574
    (843) 464-3730
    8 6-8 303

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