Carlton Elementary School

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

232 students

Carlton Elementary School serves 232 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% 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 232 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 232 students
Carlton Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Carlton Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Carlton Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 14:1
Carlton Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Carlton Elementary School Asian (1988-2011)
Hispanic
34%
16%
Carlton Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
9%
Carlton Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
53%
66%
Carlton Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Carlton Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Carlton Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.60 0.79
Carlton Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
69%
30%
Carlton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
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.
5%
5%
Carlton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,099 students has grown by 59% over five years.
School District Name Salem School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 7,099 1,350
Salem School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $91 MM n/a
Salem School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $92 MM n/a
Salem School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $20,522 $0
Salem School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,618 $0
Salem School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Salem Academy Charter School (1 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Salem Bentley Elementary School
    25 Memorial Dr
    Salem , MA , 01970
    (978)740-1260
    0.6  mi  |  345  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Salem Salem Early Childhood Elementary School
    25 Memorial Dr
    Salem , MA , 01970
    (978)740-1221
    0.6  mi  |  109  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Salem Bates Elementary School
    53 Liberty Hill Ave
    Salem , MA , 01970
    (978)740-1250
    0.8  mi  |  345  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Salem Salem Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    45 Congress St
    Salem , MA , 01970
    (978)744-2105
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  308  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Salem Saltonstall School
    160 Federal St
    Salem , MA , 01970
    (978)740-1297
    1.3  mi  |  358  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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Salem, MA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.39, which is higher than the Massachusetts average of 0.36. The most diverse school in Salem is Robert S Farrell High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.