Carlton Elementary School

Tel: (978)740-1280
Grades: KG-5

221 students

Carlton Elementary School serves 221 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Carlton Elementary School operates within the Salem School District.

Overview

The student population of 221 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 63% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 221 students
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 7:1 14:1
Hispanic
42%
17%
Black
3%
9%
White
51%
66%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.57 0.33
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.
67%
32%
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.
6%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,892 students has grown by 54% over five years.
School District Name Salem School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 6,892 1,400
District Total Revenue $91 MM $25 MM
District Spending $92 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $20,522 $17,400
District Spending / Student $20,618 $16,788
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SalemBentley Elementary School
    25 Memorial Dr
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1260
    0.6 mi | 335 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SalemSalem Early Childhood Elementary School
    25 Memorial Dr
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1221
    0.6 mi | 100 students | Gr. PK                      
  • SalemSalem Prep High School
    114 Derby St
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1171
    0.7 mi | 19 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SalemBates Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    53 Liberty Hill Ave
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1250
    0.8 mi | 331 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SalemSalem Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    45 Congress St
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)744-2105
    Charter School

    1 mi | 344 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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