Salisbury Elementary School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Salisbury Elementary School serves 528 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Salisbury Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Salisbury Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Salisbury Elementary School's student population of 528 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students528 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Salisbury Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Salisbury Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1183 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
87%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Salisbury Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTriton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Salisbury Elementary School is Newburyport High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seabrook Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Seabrook Elementary School (2.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seabrook Seabrook Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 425 students
    2.0 miles
    236 Walton Rd.
    Seabrook, NH 03874
    (603) 474-2252
    2 PK-4 425
  • Seabrook Seabrook Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 291 students
    2.0 miles
    236 Walton Rd.
    Seabrook, NH 03874
    (603) 474-9221
    2 5-8 291
  • Newburyport Francis T Bresnahan Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-3 | 615 students
    2.7 miles
    333 High Street
    Newburyport, MA 01950
    (978) 465-4431
    2.7 PK-3 615
  • Newburyport Newburyport High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 774 students
    2.9 miles
    241 High Street
    Newburyport, MA 01950
    (978) 465-4440
    2.9 9-12 774
  • Amesbury Amesbury Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 677 students
    3.1 miles
    220 Main Street
    Amesbury, MA 01913
    (978) 388-0515
    3.1 5-8 677

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