North Salisbury Elementary School

1213 Emerson Ave
Salisbury, MD 21801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
North Salisbury Elementary School serves 624 students in grades 1-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
North Salisbury Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

North Salisbury Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

North Salisbury Elementary School's student population of 624 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students624 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

North Salisbury Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of North Salisbury Elementary School is 0.71, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#348 out of 1359 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
57%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
51%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
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Black
42%
34%
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White
30%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.710.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWicomico County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to North Salisbury Elementary School is Wicomico County Evening High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Salisbury Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charles H. Chipman Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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