Marion school information

IndexMarionArkansasNational
Average Test Scores19%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:114:116:1
Total public schools586079,221
Total private schoolsn/a16524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a987,963
The Marion, AR educational system consists of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Marion public schools have average test scores of 19% which is 33% lower than than the Arkansas average and 62% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Marion public schools is 19:1, compared to 14:1 in Arkansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.6% have completed high school, 29.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Marion are 62% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Marion.
  • 85.9% of people in Marion have completed 8th grade.
  • 85.6% of people in Marion have completed high school.
  • 29.1% of people in Marion have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Marion

IndexMarionArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade85.9%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school85.6%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college60.7%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.6%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.1%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters10.7%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%0.9%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Marion (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Southaven, MS51,81639%20%
Memphis, TN655,85737%25%
West Memphis, AR25,41117%66%
Earle, AR1,98913%73%
Marion, AR12,32319%62%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Channahon, IL12,32945%9%
Panama City Beach, FL12,33359%19%
Bayou Blue, LA12,33374%50%
Mountain Home, AR12,31228%44%
Steamboat Springs, CO12,33653%8%
Marion, AR12,32319%62%
Source: The Marion, AR education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.