Marquette Senior High School in Marquette, MI - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    8-12
  • Students
    985
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    84 3.4
  • Ranking

Marquette Senior High School is a public school in Marquette, Michigan. It has 985 students in grades 8-12. According to state standards, 53% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 84 reviews written and they have been mixed.

1203 West Fair Ave
Marquette, MI 49855
(906) 225-4254

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 84 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: We have a variety of organizations students can join at our school which gives all students a chance to get involved.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Teachers: The teachers at my school are genuinely educated and want to help students learn. However there are some who do not put in effort and give a lot of 'busy work' to students.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Health & Safety: The school doesn't try very hard with security, but that's okay because it's a small town with almost no threat.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Overall Experience: It's a fine school, but I would enjoy going to a larger school with more diversity and different teachers if I could do it all over again.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Teachers: Most teachers are very qualified, friendly, and supportive. I would say that a majority go above and beyond, but the teachers that are bad are WAY bad.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.33 Vandenboom Child Development Center Public
2.66 Sandy Knoll School Public
2.33 Superior Hills Elementary School Public
2.66 Bothwell Middle School Public
Father Marquette Middle School Private, Religious
Father Marquette Elementary School Private, Religious
Marquette Alternative High School at Graveraet Public, Alternative
North Star Academy Public, Charter
Crossroads Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Cherry Creek Elementary School Public
2.33 Lakeview Elementary School Public
Ishpeming-Negaunee-Nice Community Education Division Public, Alternative
2.33 Negaunee Middle School Public
2.33 Negaunee High School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 Escanaba Area Public High School 59 mi. 766
3.00 Kingsford High School 60 mi. 550
2.33 Menominee High School 100 mi. 530
2.66 Charlevoix Middle/High School 136 mi. 533
2.66 Grand Traverse Academy 156 mi. 1,222

Around Marquette Senior High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 47%
Male 52%

Student Diversity

Marquette Senior High School United States Charlevoix Middle/High School Escanaba Area Public High School Grand Traverse Academy Kingsford High School Menominee High School
White 88.0% 51.0% 90.0% 91.0% 90.0% 95.0% 93.0%
Multiracial 5.0% 2.8% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Native American 2.0% 1.1% 3.0% 4.0% 1.0% 0% 0%
Asian 1.0% 4.8% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
African American 1.0% 15.0% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 0% 1.0%
Hispanic 0% 25.0% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 8 0.2%
Grade 9 24.1%
Grade 10 27.2%
Grade 11 26.8%
Grade 12 21.7%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 67% Yes
  • 11% Not sure.
  • 22% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 36% AP Program
  • 29% Musical Department
  • 29% Location
  • 7% Athletic Department

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 7 responses

  • 71% The Musical Department
  • 29% We are the biggest school in Upper Michigan

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 43% Spirited
  • 29% Gifted
  • 14% Inventive
  • 14% Judgemental

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 67% Study hard and keep on the right track
  • 17% Be open minded and try the best you can
  • 17% Join Music!

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 86% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 14% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.