Salem High School

  • Salem High School serves 2,022 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the MI average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Salem High School operates within the Plymouth-canton Community s School District.
  • Plymouth-canton Community s School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2022 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 2,022 students
Salem High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Salem High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
Salem High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Salem High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 19:1
Salem High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Salem High School American Indian Students (1988-2006)
Asian
13%
3%
Salem High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Salem High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
10%
18%
Salem High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
70%
68%
Salem High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Salem High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Salem High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Salem High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI 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.
0.49 0.27
Salem High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
11%
41%
Salem High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
2%
6%
Salem High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Plymouth-canton Community s School District's student population of 17,249 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,539 in this district is less than the state average of $12,839. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,709 is less than the state average of $12,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Plymouth-canton Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
2
Number of Students Managed 17,249 760
Plymouth-canton Community s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 82%
Plymouth-canton Community s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $186 MM $10 MM
Plymouth-canton Community s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $189 MM $10 MM
Plymouth-canton Community s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,539 $12,839
Plymouth-canton Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,709 $12,841
Plymouth-canton Community s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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