Salem Elementary School

3486 Dallas Road 3
Orrville, AL 36767
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Salem Elementary School serves 204 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Salem Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.

Top Rankings

Salem Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Salem Elementary School's student population of 204 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students204 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Rankings

Salem Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Salem Elementary School is 0.00, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#959 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
100%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.000.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Salem Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Salem Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Salem Elementary School is Keith Middlehigh School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orrville Keith Middlehigh School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 280 students
    4.2 miles
    1166 Dallas Road 115
    Orrville, AL 36767
    (334) 875-4155
    4.2 6-12 280
  • Selma Meadowview Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 282 students
    11.9 miles
    1816 Orrville Rd
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1655
    11.9 K-5 282
  • Alberta Abc Elementary School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 122 students
    12.7 miles
    3000 County Road 29
    Alberta, AL 36720
    (334) 573-2550
    12.7 PK-6 122
  • Selma Byrd First Class Early Learning Center
    Grades: PK | 153 students
    14.1 miles
    625 Lapsley St
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1620
    14.1 PK 153
  • Selma Knox Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 181 students
    14.3 miles
    1002 Mabry St
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1650
    14.3 K-5 181

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