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Marquette Senior High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
1,028
Best High School in Michigan
#14
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9th grade to 12th grade
School District Marquette Area Public Schools
Type Public
 Phone (906)225-4254
 Location 1203 WEST FAIR AVE
MARQUETTE, MI 49855
Charter School No

Marquette Senior High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Michigan high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and high AP course participation. It is ranked 14th in the best public high schools in Michigan.

Demographics

Race

The Marquette Senior High School student body is mostly White with a small Multiracial population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White89.2%917
Black0.6%6
Hispanic1.4%14
Asian Pacific1.2%12
Native American Indian2.5%26
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%2
Two or more races5%51

Family Income

vs. other Michigan high schools
Upper 10.7%

14.1% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Michigan high school median of 34.3%. By this measure, Marquette Senior High School students are largely upper income and rank 61st in Michigan for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman255
Sophomore236
Junior256
Senior276
Total1,028

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
98%

10 out of 10

Rank: 9th in Michigan

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students98%
Michigan Median92%
Percentile99%
White95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanicsuppressed*
Asian Pacificsuppressed*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more races50% or more*
Economically Disadvantaged90% or more*
Limited English Proficiency.%

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

9 out of 10

Rank: 36th in Michigan

Students at Marquette Senior High School scored an average 60% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Michican Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 38% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 6.5% of Michigan high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls45% to 49%*85% to 89%*
Boys35% to 39%*65% to 69%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanicsuppressed*suppressed*
Multiracialless than 50%*50% or more*
White40% to 44%*75% to 79%*
With Disabilites20% or less*21% to 39%*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1077

The average SAT score for Marquette Senior High School students in 2017 was 1077.

College Admission Test Participation

5 out of 10

Rank: 253rd in Michigan

276 out of 532 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (52%). College admission testing participation is slightly above the Michigan median rate of 51% and in the top 45% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

7 out of 10

Rank: 66th in Michigan

Marquette Senior High School offers 9 AP courses. 21 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 75% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Michigan schools of 14%. Marquette Senior High School had 168 taking AP exams with a 136 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 78% percentile and well above the state median of 63 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 81% 63%
Students enrolled in an AP class 21% 14%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 20%
AP Courses Offered 9

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate22%13%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate23%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students5.5%55
Boys7.7%40
Girls3.2%15
Michigan Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students4.1%41
Boys5%26
Girls2.9%15

Location

Marquette Senior High School
1203 WEST FAIR AVE
MARQUETTE, MI
49855
(906)225-4254

10 out of 10 1

District

Marquette Area Public Schools
MARQUETTE, MI