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 grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 62% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 205 students
Carlton Elementary School Total Students (1988-2014)
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 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.33. 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 (1988-2014)
Black
5%
9%
Carlton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
59%
65%
Carlton Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Carlton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Carlton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.33
Carlton Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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 (1999-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,336 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $20,766 is higher than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,091 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Salem School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 4,336 1,376
Salem School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $93 MM $29 MM
Salem School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $77 MM $28 MM
Salem School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $20,766 $20,216
Salem School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,091 $19,181
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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