Marion County High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Marion County High School
Marion County High School is a public school located in Marion County, Florida. It is part of the Marion County Public Schools district, and is one of the largest high schools in the county. The school offers a wide range of educational opportunities for its students, including Advanced Placement courses, career and technical education programs, and a variety of extracurricular activities. The school has a strong focus on student achievement and provides a safe and secure learning environment for all. The faculty and staff are committed to helping students reach their full potential, and the school is dedicated to providing a quality education to its students. Marion County High School is a great place to receive an excellent education and prepare for a successful future.
8115 Us Highway 43
Guin, AL 35563
7 – 12
Overview Marion County High School
Marion County High School serves 240 students in grades 7-12.
Marion County High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Marion County High School
Marion County High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Marion County High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.