School Details

Marion Elementary School

209 Robert Street, Marion, NC 28752
(828) 652-2141
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-6 428 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

61%
39%
47%
49%
43%
45%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • McDowell County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

51%
48%
48%
54%
47%
44%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • McDowell County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

64%
43%
48%
48%
38%
40%
62%
48%
45%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • McDowell County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
30%
39%
68%
50%
46%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • McDowell County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Marion Elementary School is a public middle school in Marion. The principal of Marion Elementary School is Mr Rod Slagle, whose e-mail is rodney.slagle@mcdowell.k12.nc.us. 428 students attend Marion Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 75% of the 428 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. East McDowell Junior High School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 3%
White, non-Hispanic 75% 81%
Multiracial 3% 4%
Hispanic 13% 11%
Asian 0.5% 0.9%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.3%
Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.02%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 0.4%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 75% 72%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This school is the best school ever! The staff and principal are great and they really care about kids!

  • (5 years ago)

    Principal and administrator's are too focused on EOG test scores. Wellness including emotional and mental health should be the main priority over all else.

  • (8 years ago)

    wonderful school outstanding teachers great pto& activities.music sports-great.great with parents

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Overall score

(based on 8 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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