Salem School

  • Salem School serves 268 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Salem School's student population of 268 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students268 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salem School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salem School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#593 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
28%
24%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
52%
55%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Salem School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.640.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNaugatuck School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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    0.7 miles
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