Salem Attendance Center

881 Highway 27 North
Tylertown, MS 39667
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Salem Attendance Center serves 462 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Salem Attendance Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Salem Attendance Center's student population of 462 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students462 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Salem Attendance Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Salem Attendance Center is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#464 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
29%
48%
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White
66%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.480.58
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalthall County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Salem Attendance Center is Tylertown High School (10.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tylertown Primary School (8.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tylertown Tylertown Primary School
    Grades: K-2 | 308 students
    8.8 miles
    813 Ball Avenue
    Tylertown, MS 39667
    (601) 876-2149
    8.8 K-2 308
  • Tylertown Walthall County Career And Technical Center Vocational School

    8.8 miles
    803 Ball Avenue
    Tylertown, MS 39667
    (601) 222-1500
    8.8 n/a n/a
  • Tylertown Tylertown Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 425 students
    9.4 miles
    705 Broad Street
    Tylertown, MS 39667
    (601) 876-3350
    9.4 3-6 425
  • Tylertown Tylertown High School Math: 15% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 608 students
    10.2 miles
    204 High School Road
    Tylertown, MS 39667
    (601) 876-3370
    10.2 7-12 608
  • Monticello Topeka Tilton Attendance Center Math: 36% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 401 students
    10.7 miles
    853 Highway 27 South
    Monticello, MS 39654
    (601) 587-4895
    10.7 K-8 401

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