44 Geremonty Dr.
Salem, NH 03079
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Salem High School serves 1,164 students in grades 9-12.
Salem High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Hampshire 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 40% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the New Hampshire state average of 14% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Salem High School's student population of 1,164 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,164 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
102 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Salem High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 455 schools in New Hampshire (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Salem High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NH)
Overall Testing Rank
#255 out of 455 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
6%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
86%
86%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.25
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Graduation Rate
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Salem High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,164 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in NH)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.25 (Top 50%)

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