Salem Community High School

Salem Community High School serves 752 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Salem Community High School operates within the Salem Chsd 600 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 752 students has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 752 students
Salem Community High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Salem Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Salem Community High School Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Salem Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
Salem Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Hispanic
2%
25%
Salem Community High School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
95%
50%
Salem Community High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Salem Community High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Salem Community High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL 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.
0.10 0.31
Salem Community High School Diversity Score (1991-2014)
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.
35%
47%
Salem Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
8%
3%
Salem Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 759 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,383 is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,694 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Salem Chsd 600 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 759 938
Salem Chsd 600 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Salem Chsd 600 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2002)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $11 MM
Salem Chsd 600 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $8 MM $11 MM
Salem Chsd 600 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,383 $11,118
Salem Chsd 600 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,694 $11,218
Salem Chsd 600 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Odin Attendance Center 9-12 (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Franklin Park Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clnton/mrn/wshngtn Pre-kind Prog Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • SalemFranklin Park Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    0.5 miles | Grades: 4-8 | 624 students1325 North Franklin St
    SalemIL 62881
    (618)548-7704
    0.54-8624
  • SalemClnton/mrn/wshngtn Pre-kind Prog Elementary School
    Alternative School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK200 East Schwartz St
    SalemIL 62881
    (618)548-3885
    0.7PKn/a
  • SalemHawthorn Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 446 students1300 Hawthorn Rd
    SalemIL 62881
    (618)548-7702
    0.8KG-3446
  • SalemSelmaville Elementary School
    4.5 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 218 students3185 Selmaville Rd
    SalemIL 62881
    (618)548-2416
    4.5KG-8218
  • OdinOdin Attendance Center 9-12
    6.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 76 students102 South Merritt St
    OdinIL 62870
    (618)775-8266
    6.29-1276

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