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Avg. test scores 81%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 4%

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
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Key findings

  • The 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%

      Marion, AR School Districts

      • Marion School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Marion. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Marion, AR schools is 19%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Marion, AR, an average of 85.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      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%
      Bayou Blue, LA12,33374%50%
      Panama City Beach, FL12,33359%19%
      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.