Marcus High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,439
Best High School in Texas
#239
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District LEWISVILLE ISD
Type Public
 Phone (469)713-5196
 Location 5707 MORRISS RD
FLOWER MOUND, TX 75028
Charter School No

Marcus High School has an academic rating well above the average for Texas high schools based on its average test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 239th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Marcus High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White75.3%1,836
Black4.4%108
Hispanic11.5%281
Asian Pacific5.2%126
Native American Indian0.9%23
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%3
Two or more races2.5%62

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 1.7%

5.1% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, MARCUS H S students are largely wealthy and rank 19th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman18
Sophomore833
Junior829
Senior759
Total2,439

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
74%
Rank in Texas
551st
Rating
5 out of 10

Students at Marcus High School scored an average 74% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is about equal to the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 47.4% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls60% to 79%*98%
Boys40% to 59%*89%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian-80% or more*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*90% or more*
Blacksuppressed*80% to 89%*
Hispanicless than 50%*85% to 89%*
Multiracial-90% or more*
White60% to 79%*94%
With Disabilitesless than 50%*60% to 64%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1129

The average SAT score for Marcus High School students in 2015 was 1129.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
58%
Rank in Texas
175th
Rating
8 out of 10

921 out of 1,588 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (58%). College admission testing participation is well above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 19% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
38%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
53rd
AP Pass Rate Rating
9 out of 10

Marcus High School offers 32 AP courses. 38 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 90% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Marcus High School had 716 taking AP exams with a 593 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 92% percentile and significantly above the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 83% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 38% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 11%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 34%
AP Courses Offered 32

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate19%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate19%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students5.1%165
Boys7%115
Girls3.2%50
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.3%9
Boys0.4%7
Girls0.1%2

Location

Marcus High School
5707 MORRISS RD
FLOWER MOUND, TX
75028
(469)713-5196

8 out of 10 1

District

LEWISVILLE ISD
FLOWER MOUND, TX