PROFICIENCY 78% 18% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
55%Marion Community Schools
61%Marion
66%Indiana

Marion High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Marion Community Schools" in Marion, IN. There are a total of 1,029 students and 58 teachers at Marion High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 529 free lunch students and 95 reduced lunch students.

Marion High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 78.0%, which is 18% higher than the Indiana average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1029
Teachers58
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch529
Reduced lunch95

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment88
Taking some courses88
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses81

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 88 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 88 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All86%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School85-89%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All70%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School70-74%

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.

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Marion High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIndianaNational
Caucasian 53.2% 53.8% 71.5% 51.1%
African American 23.3% 20.0% 11.5% 15.9%
Asian 1.8% 1.4% 2.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 9.6% 10.4% 10.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 11.9% 14.1% 4.4% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Frances Slocum Elementary School42%0.3Marion, IN
John L Mcculloch Junior High School45%0.8Marion, IN
Dr Robert H Faulkner Academy70%1.4Marion, IN
Riverview Elementary School62%2.2Marion, IN
Allen Elementary School47%2.5Marion, IN
Justice Thurgood Marshall Intrmd52%2.5Marion, IN
John W Kendall Elementary School60%2.6Marion, IN
Mississinewa High School80%4.1Gas City, IN
R J Baskett Middle School52%4.2Gas City, IN
Northview Elementary School68%4.6Gas City, IN
Sweetser Elementary School65%5.7Sweetser, IN
Swayzee Elementary School66%8.5Swayzee, IN

Marion demographics profile

StatisticMarionIndianaNational
Population28,6986,589,578318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,84218091
Median age35.737.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%56%55%
Speak English96%92%79%
Speak Spanish2%5%13%

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%
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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.