Avg. test scores 47%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 40%
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Marion school information

IndexMarionSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores26%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools693279,221
Total private schoolsn/a36924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Marion are 47% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Marion
  • 86.2% of people in Marion have completed 8th grade
  • 84.0% of people in Marion have completed high school
  • 18.1% of people in Marion have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Marion

      IndexMarionSouth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade86.2%83.0%84.3%
      Completed high school84.0%81.6%83.0%
      Completed some college53.6%56.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.8%35.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.1%26.5%30.3%
      Completed masters8.1%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.0%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.2%1.1%1.3%

      Marion, SC School Districts

      • Marion School District 10

      There are a total of 6 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, SC schools is 26%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Marion, SC, an average of 86.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Aynor, SC63464%32.3%
      Latta, SC1,36950%2.9%
      Pamplico, SC1,18643%11.2%
      Lake View, SC76135%26.7%
      Mullins, SC4,55330%38.7%
      Marion, SC6,75626%46.7%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Taneytown, MD6,75548%0.3%
      Vandalia, IL6,75827%44.6%
      Torrington, WY6,75949%2.2%
      Gibsonville, NC6,75936%24.8%
      Lake City, SC6,75124%50.8%
      Marion, SC6,75626%46.7%
      Source: The Marion, SC 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.