Marshall Academy

  • Marshall Academy serves 121 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Marshall Academy's student population of 121 students has declined by 60% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students121 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marshall Academy's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marshall Academy is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2782 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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Asian
21%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
11%
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Black
54%
15%
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White
3%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marshall Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.620.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Marshall Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrisburg City SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  • Harrisburg Harrisburg High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1055 students
    0.3 miles
    2451 Market St
    Harrisburg, PA 17103
    (717)703-4300
    0.3 9-12 1055
  • Harrisburg Infinity Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 149 students
    0.6 miles
    51 Banks Street, Suite 1
    Harrisburg, PA 17103
    (717)238-1880
    0.6 K-8 149
  • Harrisburg Melrose School
    Grades: K-4 | 604 students
    0.6 miles
    2041 Berryhill St
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-1440
    0.6 K-4 604
  • Harrisburg Scott School
    Grades: K-4 | 526 students
    0.8 miles
    1900 Derry Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-4560
    0.8 K-4 526
  • Harrisburg Paxtang Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 260 students
    0.9 miles
    3530 Rutherford St
    Harrisburg, PA 17111
    (717)561-1781
    0.9 K-5 260

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