Marshfield High School

  • Marshfield High School serves 940 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Marshfield High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Marshfield High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Marshfield High School's student population of 940 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students940 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Marshfield High School
Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Marshfield High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Marshfield High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marshfield High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
48%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
63%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Marshfield High School and the average student teacher ratio of Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Marshfield High School and the percentage of Asian students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Marshfield High School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Marshfield High School and the percentage of Black students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
95%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Marshfield High School and the percentage of White students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Marshfield High School and the percentage of students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marshfield High School and the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Missouri by year.MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.100.22
This chart display the diversity score of Marshfield High School and the average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
90%
This chart display graduation rate of Marshfield High School and graduation rate of Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Marshfield High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marshfield High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarshfield R-i School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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