North Salem High School

  • North Salem High School serves 1,817 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • North Salem High School's student population of 1,817 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,817 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Salem High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Salem High School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank#816 out of 1,194 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
58%
23%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
31%
63%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Salem High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.570.55
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Graduation Rate
68%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Salem High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalem-Keizer SD 24J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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