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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by SALEM School District serving 816 students in Salem, Arkansas.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas state average of 40%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the state average of 14:1.

SALEM School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Salem Salem Elementary School
    313 Hwy 62 E Ste 4
    Salem, AR 72576
    (870)895-2456

    Grades: K-6 | 447 students
  • Salem Salem High School
    313 Hwy 62 E Ste 2
    Salem, AR 72576
    (870)895-3293

    Grades: 7-12 | 369 students

Overview

School District NameSALEM School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students816 students
# of Teachers59 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students421 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students395 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.12
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students3 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students23 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students4 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students759 students
% White Students
93%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students23 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:61
# of Students in 1st Grade:70
# of Students in 2nd Grade:62
# of Students in 3rd Grade:82
# of Students in 4th Grade:51
# of Students in 5th Grade:62
# of Students in 6th Grade:59
# of Students in 7th Grade:65
# of Students in 8th Grade:73
# of Students in 9th Grade:50
# of Students in 10th Grade:61
# of Students in 11th Grade:58
# of Students in 12th Grade:62
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • SALEM School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 256 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of SALEM School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of SALEM School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of SALEM School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,310 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,338. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,950 is less than the state average of $10,931. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$7 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of SALEM School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$8 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of SALEM School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,310$10,338
This chart display average revenue per public school student in SALEM School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,950$10,931
This chart display average spending per public school student in SALEM School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
SALEM School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.12, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.33. The most diverse school in the district is Salem Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.