Salem Attendance Center

  • Salem Attendance Center serves 482 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 31% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 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 57%.

School Overview

  • Salem Attendance Center's student population of 482 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students482 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Salem Attendance Center
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salem Attendance Center's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salem Attendance Center is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#528 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Salem Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Salem Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
30%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Salem Attendance Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
66%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Salem Attendance Center and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Salem Attendance Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.480.31
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Graduation Rate70-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Salem Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Salem Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWALTHALL CO SCHOOL DIST School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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