Salem High School

  • Salem High School serves 2,047 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Salem High School's student population of 2,047 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students2,047 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salem High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salem High School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#107 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Salem High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
11%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Salem High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
68%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Salem High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.510.28
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Graduation Rate
93%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Salem High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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 Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlymouth-Canton Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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  • Canton Canton High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 2007 students
    0.4 miles
    8415 North Canton Center Rd
    Canton, MI 48187
    (734)416-2850
    0.4 6-12 2007
  • Plymouth Isbister Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
    0.5 miles
    9300 North Canton Center Rd
    Plymouth, MI 48170
    (734)416-6050
    0.5 K-5 470
  • Plymouth New School High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-11 | 58 students
    0.5 miles
    46250 Ann Arbor Road
    Plymouth, MI 48170
    (734)459-9435
    0.5 9-11 58
  • Plymouth Pioneer Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 849 students
    0.5 miles
    46081 Ann Arbor Rd W
    Plymouth, MI 48170
    (734)416-2770
    0.5 6-8 849
  • Canton Plymouth High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 2136 students
    0.7 miles
    8400 North Beck Rd
    Canton, MI 48187
    (734)582-5500
    0.7 6-12 2136

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