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  • Marion High School
  • 675 S 15th St, Marion
  • Marion Independent School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 652
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Francis Marion Intermediate School
  • 2301 3rd Ave, Marion
  • Marion Independent School District
  • Grades: 3 - 4 · Students: 312
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Marion Home School
  • 440 S. 15th Street, Marion
  • Marion Independent School District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Vernon Middle School
  • 1350 4th Avenue, Marion
  • Marion Independent School District
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 604
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Emerson Elementary School
  • 1400 10th Ave, Marion
  • Marion Independent School District
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 173
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Starry Elementary School
  • 700 S 15th Street, Marion
  • Marion Independent School District
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 322
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Marion school information

Average Test Scores84%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools111,10179,221
Total private schools220824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Marion, IA educational system consists of 11 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Marion public schools have average test scores of 84% which is 8% higher than than the Iowa average and 71% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Marion public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.3% have completed high school, 34.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Marion

Completed 8th grade92.7%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school92.3%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college69.3%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.3%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.2%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters10.1%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%

Listed above are Marion Independent School District, Marion schools. To customize your list of Marion Independent School District schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Marion Independent School District schools.

Source: The Marion, IA 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.