Salem Junior High School

598 North Main
Salem, UT 84653
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Salem Junior High School serves 1,076 students in grades 7-9.
Salem Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah 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 40% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Salem Junior High School's student population of 1,076 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students1,076 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)32 teachers
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School Rankings

Salem Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 959 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Salem Junior High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#603 out of 959 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
93%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.130.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNebo School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Salem Junior High School is Salem Hills High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is American Leadership Academy (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Salem School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salem Salem Hills High School Math: 37% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 1,301 student
    0.4 miles
    150 N Skyhawk Blvd
    Salem, UT 84653
    (801) 423-3200
    0.4 10-12 1,301
  • Salem Salem School Math: 44% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 537 students
    0.8 miles
    140 W 100 S
    Salem, UT 84653
    (801) 423-1182
    0.8 PK-6 537
  • Salem Foothills School Math: 57% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 861 students
    1.4 miles
    412 S 810 E
    Salem, UT 84653
    (801) 423-9172
    1.4 PK-6 861
  • Salem Mt. Loafer School Math: 52% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 686 students
    1.9 miles
    1025 S 250 W
    Salem, UT 84653
    (801) 423-2705
    1.9 PK-6 686
  • Spanish Fork American Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,766 student
    2.2 miles
    898 W 1100 S
    Spanish Fork, UT 84660
    (801) 794-2226
    2.2 K-12 1,766

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