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C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Diversity
    C+
  3. Teachers
    B
  4. College Prep
    C+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B
  6. Health & Safety
    B-
  7. Administration
    C+
  8. Sports
    B-
  9. Food
    B-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B-
Marinette High School is a public school located in Marinette, WI. It has 628 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 22% of students are at least proficient in math and 27% in reading.
Address
2135 Pierce Ave
Marinette, WI 54143
Telephone
(715) 735-1300
Website
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Marinette High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
27%
Percent Proficient - Math
22%
Average Graduation Rate
87%
Average SAT
Average ACT
25
66 responses
AP Enrollment
13%
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Living in the Area
B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    A-
  2. Good for Families
    B-
  3. Housing
    B-
Median Household Income
$36,765
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$727
National
$949
Median Home Value
$83,700
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B-
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
83%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.6 responses
Poll
33%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.6 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 16 responses
Report
  • Winterfest games
    31%
  • Homecoming
    25%
  • Prom
    25%
  • Musical
    6%
  • Spirit Week
    6%
  • Winterfest (dance)
    6%

Students

Diversity
C+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
628
Free or Reduced Lunch
36%
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.6 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.6 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.6 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$55,176
Teachers in First/Second Year
15.6%
64%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.11 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.11 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.11 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$13,843/ year
National
$12,239
50%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.10 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.10 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.10 responses
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Marinette High School Reviews

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Some things that I enjoyed about my High School experience were the friends that I made and the classes that I got to take. It's really easy to make friends at our school because kids and teachers are always super involved with everyone so no one is left out. Also, I really enjoyed the different kinds of classes that were available to take, both online and in the classroom. Some classes that are available include Film Studies, Oral & Interpersonal Communication, Anthropology, etc. Some things that I would like to see changed would be the food that is offered during breakfast and lunch. The portions are way too small and doesn't really taste good either.
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My experience at Marinette high school has been pretty good. Some of my favorite things about Marinette High school is how much we have to offer from sports to clubs and classes, Marinette has a system set up with some of our local colleges and they give us the opportunity to earn college credit before we even graduate high school. There is always something going on at the high school weather it's a club meeting or sporting event there's always a large crowd.
Marinette High School is not the worst school around, but it could be better. The teachers are very nice, but the “higher up” people treat the students as children. Many students are simply passed along because they are bad at school. Students are given chromebook to work with, but nearly everything is blocked and are therefore worthless. All in all the school isn’t horrible, but students count down the days to graduation.