Carlton

  • Carlton serves 252 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Carlton placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Carlton's student population of 252 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students252 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carlton is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Carlton is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#827 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
28%
20%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
62%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalem School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salem Bentley Academy Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 296 students
    0.5 miles
    25 Memorial Drive
    Salem, MA 01970
    (978) 740-1260
    0.5 K-5 296
  • Salem Salem Early Childhood
    Grades: PK | 93 students
    0.6 miles
    25 Memorial Drive
    Salem, MA 01970
    (978) 740-1221
    0.6 PK 93
  • Salem New Liberty Innovation School
    Grades: 9-12 | 45 students
    0.7 miles
    2 East India Square, Suite 200
    Salem, MA 01970
    (978) 825-3470
    0.7 9-12 45
  • Salem Salem Prep High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 26 students
    0.7 miles
    2 East India Square, 2nd Floor
    Salem, MA 01970
    (978) 740-1171
    0.7 8-12 26
  • Salem Bates
    Grades: K-5 | 342 students
    0.8 miles
    53 Liberty Hill Avenue
    Salem, MA 01970
    (978) 740-1250
    0.8 K-5 342

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