Marion High School

  • Marion High School serves 1,053 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Marion High School's student population of 1,053 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,053 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marion High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marion High School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1620 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
27%
12%
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White
49%
69%
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Two or more races
14%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marion High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.670.29
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Graduation Rate
96%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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