Marion Senior High School

  • Marion Senior High School serves 691 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Marion Senior High School operates within the Smyth County School District.
  • Smyth County School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 691 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students691 students
Marion Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Marion Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
Marion Senior High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeMarion Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Marion Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Marion Senior High School Asian Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
2%
14%
Marion Senior High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
3%
23%
Marion Senior High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
95%
52%
Marion Senior High School White Students (1995-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMarion Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.100.66
Marion Senior High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
41%
34%
Marion Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Marion Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Smyth County School District's student population of 4,553 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 74% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,240 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,028 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSmyth County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed4,5533,627
Smyth County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate78%79%
Smyth County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$50 MM$42 MM
Smyth County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$49 MM$42 MM
Smyth County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,240$10,576
Smyth County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,028$10,658
Smyth County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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