East Marion High School

527 East Marion School Rd, Columbia, MS 39429 | (601) 736-3006
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 297
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3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 527 East Marion School Road, Columbia, MS 39429
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Marion County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,949
  • Graduation Rate: 62.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 8.1%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.8
  • Enrolled Students: 2,508

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 297
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 141 (47.5%)
  • Females: 156 (52.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 15 (5.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 268 (90.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 283 (95.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
East Marion High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For East Marion High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade9231.0%
10th Grade6421.5%
11th Grade6521.9%
12th Grade7324.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 35%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:48%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $39,931
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
East Marion High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,02835%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,61365%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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1 review for East Marion High School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on September 23, 2010
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think this is an upcoming school. The Principal is dedicated to the students best interests and wants to see the school succeed. He has proven that already by the increase in test scores and choosing of his staff. My prayers are that they will continue to grow into a positive access to the community!

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