Salemburg Elementary School

404 College St

Salemburg, NC 28385-0009

Tel: (910)525-5547
Grades: KG-5

502 students

Salemburg Elementary School serves 502 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Salemburg Elementary School operates within the Sampson County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 502 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 502 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Students by Grade Salemburg Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Hispanic
23%
13%
Black
23%
27%
White
48%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Salemburg Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Salemburg 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.
0.67 0.44
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%
45%
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%
8%
Salemburg Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,556 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Sampson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 8,556 1,682
Sampson County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $86 MM $19 MM
Sampson County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $88 MM $18 MM
Sampson County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,307 $11,105
Sampson County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,582 $10,880
Sampson County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lakewood High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roseboro-salemburg Middle School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charles E Perry Elementary School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SalemburgLakewood High School
    245 Lakewood School Rd
    SalemburgNC 28385
    (910)525-5171
    1.8 mi | 514 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RoseboroCharles E Perry Elementary School
    705 Gold St
    RoseboroNC 28382
    (910)525-4204
    4.2 mi | 389 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RoseboroRoseboro-salemburg Middle School
    305 West Pleasant St
    RoseboroNC 28382
    (910)525-4764
    4.4 mi | 426 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AutryvilleClement Elementary School
    3220 Maxwell Rd
    AutryvilleNC 28318
    (910)567-2112
    7.6 mi | 476 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ClintonSampson Early College High School
    1801 Sunset Ave
    ClintonNC 28329
    (910)592-8081
    8.7 mi | 198 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Sampson County, NC 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 0.60, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Sampson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.