West Marion Elementary School

820 Marler Rd, Marion, NC 28752 | (828) 738-3353
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 543
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 543 elementary school students from grades KG-6
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 820 Marler Road, Marion, NC 28752
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Natalie Gouge
  • Fax: (828) 738-3592
  • Website: www.wm.mcdowell.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 543
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 286 (52.7%)
  • Females: 257 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 71 (13.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 317 (58.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 388 (71.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Marion Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Marion Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade7413.6%
2nd Grade7614.0%
3rd Grade8215.1%
4th Grade8415.5%
5th Grade8215.1%
6th Grade7213.3%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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