North Salem Elementary School

  • North Salem Elementary School serves 254 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North Salem Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

North Salem Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • North Salem Elementary School's student population of 254 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Salem Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of North Salem Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#28 out of 1762 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
97%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Salem Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.060.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth West Hendricks Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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