Marion High School

  • Marion High School serves 433 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marion High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Marion High School's student population of 433 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marion High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marion High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#1959 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
37%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
59%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.520.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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