West Marion High School

Serves grades 7 - 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
2 West Marion Street
Foxworth, MS 39483
Phone
(601) 736-6381
District
MARION CO SCHOOL DIST
County
MARION COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
602
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

6

(10 is best)

Better than 58.7% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 41
Proficiency in Reading 40 34
Proficiency in Math 43 48

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 38
Proficiency in Reading 31 35
Proficiency in Math 27.586207 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.84
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.42
AVG FOR STATE 15.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 133 22.1%
Grade 8 114 18.9%
Grade 9 96 15.9%
Grade 10 96 15.9%
Grade 11 93 15.4%
Grade 12 70 11.6%
Total 602 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 68.8% 55.8% 45.2%
Black 30.1% 42.8% 49.3%
Hispanic 1.0% 1.3% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.0% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 85.4% 91.4% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 78.1% 84.4% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 7.0% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,022 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 29.2 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.4% 20.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.0% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.0% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 16.9% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,606 1,105,576
Single Parent Households With Children 11.6% 14.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 76.3% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 21.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.2% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.0% 10.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.2% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.1% 16.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.1% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 27.7% 18.8%
$15,000 or less 20.7% 17.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,130 $10,762,740 49.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $446 $935,708 4.3%
Staff $783 $1,642,734 7.5%
General Administration $278 $583,244 2.7%
School Administration $485 $1,017,530 4.7%
Operation $1,052 $2,207,096 10.1%
Transportation $582 $1,221,036 5.6%
Other $265 $555,970 2.5%
Total Support $3,890 $8,161,220 37.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,362 $2,857,476 13.1%
Total Expenditures $10,382 $21,781,436 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,959 $2,407,652,272 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $449 $217,905,171 4.7%
Staff $410 $198,999,682 4.3%
General Administration $289 $140,459,957 3.0%
School Administration $525 $254,709,295 5.5%
Operation $896 $434,764,003 9.4%
Transportation $403 $195,690,885 4.2%
Other $224 $108,750,708 2.3%
Total Support $3,195 $1,551,252,637 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,385 $672,473,400 14.5%
Total Expenditures $9,540 $4,631,370,250 100.0%
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%