Marion High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
675 S 15th St
Marion, IA 52302
Phone
(319) 377-9891
District
MARION INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
LINN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
635
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

8

(10 is best)

Better than 73.5% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Marion High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 79
Proficiency in Reading 87 77
Proficiency in Math 87 81

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.41
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.90
AVG FOR STATE 14.35
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 151 23.8%
Grade 10 155 24.4%
Grade 11 179 28.2%
Grade 12 150 23.6%
Total 635 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.0% 90.0% 79.4%
Black 3.1% 4.0% 6.3%
Hispanic 4.3% 4.4% 11.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 1.1% 2.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.5% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.6% 26.6% 40.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.2% 22.0% 33.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 4.6% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,888 3,156,145
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,113.0 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.0% 19.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.7% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.2% 25.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.3% 16.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,317 1,256,855
Single Parent Households With Children 8.6% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.3% 92.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.7% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.9% 9.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.2% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.8% 14.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.7% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 26.5% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.0% 14.3%
$15,000 or less 6.9% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,079 $15,255,245 58.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $412 $887,860 3.4%
Staff $432 $930,960 3.6%
General Administration $144 $310,320 1.2%
School Administration $672 $1,448,160 5.5%
Operation $909 $1,958,895 7.5%
Transportation $198 $426,690 1.6%
Other $200 $431,000 1.6%
Total Support $2,967 $6,393,885 24.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,132 $4,594,460 17.5%
Total Expenditures $12,178 $26,243,590 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,726 $3,430,735,424 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $372 $189,974,690 2.9%
Staff $466 $237,839,180 3.6%
General Administration $258 $131,587,327 2.0%
School Administration $597 $304,455,415 4.6%
Operation $916 $467,415,844 7.0%
Transportation $394 $200,978,343 3.0%
Other $284 $144,899,163 2.2%
Total Support $3,288 $1,677,152,877 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,014 $1,537,172,933 23.1%
Total Expenditures $13,027 $6,645,049,446 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%