Salem Elementary School

  • Salem Elementary School serves 421 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Salem Elementary School operates within the Salem School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 421 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students421 students
Salem Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Salem Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Salem Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSalem Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Salem Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Salem Elementary School American Indian Students (2006-2013)
Asian
n/a
2%
Salem Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2011)
Hispanic
5%
12%
Salem Elementary School Black Students (1992-2015)
Black
n/a
21%
Salem Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
91%
61%
Salem Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Salem Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSalem Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.170.57
Salem Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
53%
Salem Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
9%
Salem Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Salem School District's student population of 766 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,310 in this district is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,950 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameSalem School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed766913
Salem School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$7 MM$10 MM
Salem School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$8 MM$10 MM
Salem School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,310$10,220
Salem School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,950$10,673
Salem School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 7-12 | 345 students
    0 miles
    313 Hwy 62 E Ste 2
    SalemAR 72576
    (870)895-3293
    07-12345
  • ViolaViola Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 203 students
    9.1 miles
    P O Box 380
    ViolaAR 72583
    (870)458-2511
    9.1KG-6203
  • ViolaViola High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 189 students
    9.1 miles
    P O Box 380
    ViolaAR 72583
    (870)458-2213
    9.17-12189
  • BrockwellIzard Co. Cons. Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 218 students
    14.6 miles
    P O Box 115
    BrockwellAR 72517
    (870)322-7229
    14.6PK-4218
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    Grades: KG-4 | 617 students
    17.5 miles
    P O Box 419
    HardyAR 72542
    (870)257-3118
    17.5KG-4617

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