Carlton Elementary School

Carlton Elementary School serves 205 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Carlton Elementary School operates within the Salem School District.

School Overview

The student population of 205 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 205 students
Carlton Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Carlton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Carlton Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Carlton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 14:1
Carlton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Hispanic
30%
17%
Carlton Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
5%
9%
Carlton Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
59%
65%
Carlton Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Carlton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.56 0.54
Carlton Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
65%
34%
Carlton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Carlton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Salem School District's student population of 4,336 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $20,766 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Salem School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 4,336 1,326
Salem School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $93 MM n/a
Salem School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $77 MM n/a
Salem School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $20,766 n/a
Salem School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,091 n/a
Salem School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Salem Prep High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Salem Academy Charter School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bentley Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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    Grades: KG-5 | 292 students
    0.6 miles
    25 Memorial Dr
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1260
    0.6KG-5292
  • SalemSalem Early Childhood Elementary School
    Grades: PK | 97 students
    0.6 miles
    25 Memorial Dr
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1221
    0.6PK97
  • SalemSalem Prep High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 21 students
    0.7 miles
    114 Derby St
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1171
    0.79-1221
  • SalemBates Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 300 students
    0.8 miles
    53 Liberty Hill Ave
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1250
    0.8KG-5300
  • SalemSalem Academy Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 370 students
    1 miles
    45 Congress St
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)744-2105
    16-12370

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