PROFICIENCY 14% 52% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
19%MARION SCHOOL DISTRICT
19%Marion
28%Arkansas

Marion High School is a school servicing grades 10 to 12 and is located in the district of "MARION SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Marion, AR. There are a total of 890 students and 61 teachers at Marion High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 408 free lunch students and 81 reduced lunch students.

Marion High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 13.5%, which is 52% lower than the Arkansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students890
Teachers61.27
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch408
Reduced lunch81

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment169
Taking some courses166
Taking some courses (not tests)4
Passing some courses24
Passing no courses130

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Marion High School, there are a total of 169 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 166 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All<= 5%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School<= 5%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All22%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School22%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Marion High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArkansasNational
White 43.6% 45.0% 64.2% 51.1%
Black 52.4% 48.9% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 1.5% 1.3% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.1% 3.8% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 0.7% 1.9% 3.1%

Marion demographics profile

StatisticMarionArkansasNational
Population12,3233,017,825328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)6085891
Median age34.237.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%58%55%
Speak English97%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%5%13%

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%
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Source: The Marion High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.