Marion school information

IndexMarionIndianaNational
Average Test Scores61%66%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:122:116:1
Total public schools181,75579,221
Total private schools467524,874
Total post-secondary schools31417,963
The Marion, IN educational system consists of 18 public schools, 4 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. Marion public schools have average test scores of 61% which is 9% lower than than the Indiana average and 23% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Marion public schools is 17:1, compared to 22:1 in Indiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 76.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 73.8% have completed high school, 14.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Marion are 23% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 18 public schools in Marion.
  • 76.2% of people in Marion have completed 8th grade.
  • 73.8% of people in Marion have completed high school.
  • 14.1% of people in Marion have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Marion

IndexMarionIndianaNational
Completed 8th grade76.2%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school73.8%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college41.5%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.5%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.1%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters5.7%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.0%1.3%

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

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Marion, IN28,69861%23%

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Source: The Marion, IN 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.