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
597
Classroom Teachers
42

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

6

(10 is best)

Better than 58.2% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(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 42
Proficiency in Reading 42 35
Proficiency in Math 42 49

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 38
Proficiency in Reading 32 35
Proficiency in Math 27.0 41

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 39
Proficiency in Reading 47 40
Proficiency in Math 57 38

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.33
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.80
AVG FOR STATE 14.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 100 16.8%
Grade 8 94 15.7%
Grade 9 124 20.8%
Grade 10 107 17.9%
Grade 11 80 13.4%
Grade 12 85 14.2%
Total 597 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.1% 58.4% 45.2%
Black 26.5% 40.5% 48.8%
Hispanic 1.0% 1.0% 4.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.1% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 81.6% 87.7% 74.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.9% 80.2% 68.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.7% 7.5% 5.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,351 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 29.8 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.9% 20.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.6% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.6% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.6% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,773 1,105,576
Single Parent Households With Children 11.8% 14.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 78.6% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 9.8% 21.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.6% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.6% 10.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.5% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.9% 16.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.6% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 22.4% 18.8%
$15,000 or less 25.4% 17.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,195 $10,706,895 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $427 $880,047 4.1%
Staff $939 $1,935,279 9.1%
General Administration $302 $622,422 2.9%
School Administration $484 $997,524 4.7%
Operation $879 $1,811,619 8.5%
Transportation $600 $1,236,600 5.8%
Other $235 $484,335 2.3%
Total Support $3,867 $7,969,887 37.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,273 $2,623,653 12.3%
Total Expenditures $10,334 $21,298,374 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,010 $2,373,092,750 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $465 $220,142,509 4.8%
Staff $407 $193,002,364 4.2%
General Administration $289 $137,053,748 3.0%
School Administration $537 $254,371,995 5.5%
Operation $899 $425,950,672 9.2%
Transportation $422 $200,109,995 4.3%
Other $236 $112,009,396 2.4%
Total Support $3,257 $1,542,693,018 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,510 $715,368,585 15.4%
Total Expenditures $9,776 $4,631,141,847 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%