Carlton Elementary School

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 47% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 106% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 221 students
Carlton Elementary School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Carlton Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Carlton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 9:1 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
Carlton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
Hispanic
42%
17%
Carlton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
3%
9%
Carlton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
51%
66%
Carlton Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Carlton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.57 0.33
Carlton Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
Carlton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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%
Carlton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,892 students has grown by 55% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $20,522 is higher than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 42% over four years.
The district spending/student of $20,618 is higher than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 46% over four years.
School District Name Salem School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 6,892 1,400
Salem School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $91 MM $25 MM
Salem School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $92 MM $24 MM
Salem School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $20,522 $17,400
Salem School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,618 $16,788
Salem School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Grades Students
  • SalemBentley Elementary School
    25 Memorial Dr
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1260
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 335 students                      
  • SalemSalem Early Childhood Elementary School
    25 Memorial Dr
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1221
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK | 100 students                      
  • SalemSalem Prep High School
    114 Derby St
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1171
    0.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 19 students                      
  • SalemBates Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    53 Liberty Hill Ave
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)740-1250
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 331 students                      
  • SalemSalem Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    45 Congress St
    SalemMA 01970
    (978)744-2105
    Charter School

    1 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 344 students                      

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