881 Highway 27 North
Tylertown, MS 39667
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Salem Attendance Center serves 446 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

School Overview

Salem Attendance Center's student population of 446 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
446 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Salem Attendance Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Salem Attendance Center is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#472 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
26%
48%
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White
68%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
85%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
12%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 446 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in MS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47

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