Salisbury Middle School

3301 Devonshire Rd
Allentown, PA 18103
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Salisbury Middle School serves 370 students in grades 6-8.
Salisbury Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania 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 27% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Salisbury Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Salisbury Middle School's student population of 370 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Salisbury Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Salisbury Middle School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1990 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
11%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
69%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.500.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalisbury Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Salisbury Middle School is Emmaus High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Mountain Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Western Salisbury Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Allentown Western Salisbury Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 243 students
    0.1 miles
    3201 Devonshire Rd
    Allentown, PA 18103
    (610) 797-1688
    0.1 K-5 243
  • Allentown Lehigh Parkway Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 338 students
    1.4 miles
    1708 Coronado St
    Allentown, PA 18103
    (484) 765-4441
    1.4 K-5 338
  • Emmaus Lincoln Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 389 students
    1.4 miles
    233 Seem St
    Emmaus, PA 18049
    (610) 965-1636
    1.4 K-5 389
  • Emmaus Jefferson Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 280 students
    1.6 miles
    520 Elm St
    Emmaus, PA 18049
    (610) 965-1645
    1.6 K-5 280
  • Emmaus Emmaus High School Math: 79% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,754 students
    1.8 miles
    500 Macungie Ave
    Emmaus, PA 18049
    (610) 965-1651
    1.8 9-12 2,754

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