Accountability rating

A

Marathon ISD: A

Total students

55

Avg. teacher experience

12.1 years

Marathon ISD: 12.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Marathon ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Marathon Independent School Dist is an elementary/secondary school in Marathon, TX, in the Marathon ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 55 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 29.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $47,382, which is $6,740 less than the state average. In the Class of 2018, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

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Contact information

Website

www.marathonisd.com

Address

P O Box 416
Marathon, TX 79842-0416

Office phone number

(432) 386-4431

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Marathon Independent School Dist are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 18. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 18.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

55

African American

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (1.8%)

Marathon ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

33 (60%)

Marathon ISD: 60%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

21 (38.2%)

Marathon ISD: 38.2%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

1.8%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

60.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

38.2%

Two or more races

N/A

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

29.1 %

Marathon ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

76.4 %

Marathon ISD: 76.4%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

29.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

76.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

0 %

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

49.1 %

Marathon ISD: 49.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

7.3 %

Marathon ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

5.5 %

Marathon ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

49.1%

Gifted and talented

7.3%

Special education

5.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

A

Marathon ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Marathon ISD: A

School progress

A

Marathon ISD: A

Closing the gaps

Not rated

Marathon ISD: Not rated

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

100 %

Marathon ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

Masked

Marathon ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

Masked

Marathon ISD: Masked

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

Masked

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

Masked

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0 %

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

0 %

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

0 %

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

Masked

Marathon ISD: Masked

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

Masked

Marathon ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

Masked

Marathon ISD: Masked

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

80 %

Marathon ISD: 80%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

60 %

Marathon ISD: 60%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

60 %

Marathon ISD: 60%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

80.0%

Math

60.0%

Reading + Math

60.0%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

9.8

African American

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9.8 (100%)

Marathon ISD: 100%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

5.1 (51.5%)

Marathon ISD: 51.5%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

4.8 (48.5%)

Marathon ISD: 48.5%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Marathon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

5.6

Marathon ISD: 5.6

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

12.1 years

Marathon ISD: 12.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$47,382

Marathon ISD: $47,382

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$28,593

Marathon ISD: $28,593

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$36,805

Marathon ISD: $36,805

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

N/A

Marathon ISD: N/A

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,935

Marathon ISD: $51,935

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$56,044

Marathon ISD: $56,044

Statewide: $62,039

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