Marion Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 410 students in Marion Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Marion Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Marion Public Schools School District are Marion Elementary School and Marion High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Marion Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Marion Public Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
2 Schools
3,552 Schools
# Students
410 Students
1,402,793 Students
# Teachers
23 Teachers
81,445 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Marion Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 862 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#333 out of 872 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Marion Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marion Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marion Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥80%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marion Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.09
0.54
# American Indian Students
2 Students
8,929 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
49,796 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
7 Students
117,732 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
8%
# Black Students
8 Students
247,767 Students
% Black Students
2%
18%
# White Students
392 Students
912,175 Students
% White Students
96%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,201 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
65,125 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
27
106,526
# Students in 1st Grade:
23
101,141
# Students in 2nd Grade:
30
100,631
# Students in 3rd Grade:
28
100,684
# Students in 4th Grade:
28
102,076
# Students in 5th Grade:
25
101,704
# Students in 6th Grade:
22
104,266
# Students in 7th Grade:
33
107,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
42
112,321
# Students in 9th Grade:
41
119,122
# Students in 10th Grade:
41
116,106
# Students in 11th Grade:
32
113,207
# Students in 12th Grade:
38
113,297
# Ungraded Students:
-
3,981

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,073 is higher than the state median of $14,294. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,898 is higher than the state median of $14,172. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$6 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marion Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$7 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Marion Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,073
$14,294
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marion Public Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,898
$14,172
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marion Public Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Marion Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Marion Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
510 West Main St
Marion, MI 49665
(231) 743-6251
Grades: K-6
| 183 students
Rank: #22.
Marion High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2213 20 Mile Rd
Marion, MI 49665
(231) 743-2836
Grades: 7-12
| 227 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Marion Public Schools School District
  • 510 WEST MAIN ST, MARION, MI, 49665-9237
  • (231) 743-2486
  • marionpublic.org
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 410 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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