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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by West Salem School District serving 1,810 students in West Salem, Wisconsin.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

West Salem School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • West Salem West Salem Elementary School
    475 N Mark St
    West Salem, WI 54669
    (608)786-1662

    Grades: PK-5 | 870 students
  • West Salem West Salem High School
    490 N Mark St
    West Salem, WI 54669
    (608)786-1220

    Grades: 9-12 | 543 students
  • West Salem West Salem Middle School
    450 N Mark St
    West Salem, WI 54669
    (608)786-2090

    Grades: 6-8 | 397 students

Overview

School District NameWest Salem School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,810 students
# of Teachers118 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students905 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students905 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.15
# of American Indian Students10 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students16 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students52 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students14 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,673 students
% White Students
92%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students44 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:113
# of Students in Kindergarten:111
# of Students in 1st Grade:118
# of Students in 2nd Grade:132
# of Students in 3rd Grade:116
# of Students in 4th Grade:144
# of Students in 5th Grade:136
# of Students in 6th Grade:145
# of Students in 7th Grade:130
# of Students in 8th Grade:122
# of Students in 9th Grade:123
# of Students in 10th Grade:125
# of Students in 11th Grade:146
# of Students in 12th Grade:149
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • West Salem School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 439 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Salem School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Salem School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Salem School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,755 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,923. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,030 is less than the state average of $14,711. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$21 MM$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Salem School District and average revenue for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$20 MM$12 MM
This chart display total spending of West Salem School District and average spending for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,755$14,923
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Salem School District and average revenue per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,030$14,711
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Salem School District and average spending per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
West Salem School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.15, which is lower than the Wisconsin average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is West Salem High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.