Carlton Elementary School

  • Carlton Elementary School serves 193 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • Carlton Elementary School operates within the Salem School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 193 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students193 students
Carlton Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Carlton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Carlton Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeCarlton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio8:113:1
Carlton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Carlton Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
28%
18%
Carlton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
9%
Carlton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
60%
64%
Carlton Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Carlton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCarlton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA 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.
0.560.55
Carlton Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
64%
36%
Carlton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2015)
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.
4%
4%
Carlton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Salem School District's student population of 4,199 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $21,243 is higher than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,484 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameSalem School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed4,1991,368
Salem School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$93 MM$29 MM
Salem School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$77 MM$28 MM
Salem School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$21,243$20,216
Salem School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$17,484$19,181
Salem School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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