Salem Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Salem School District Details

Salem School District
38 Geremonty Dr.
Salem, NH 03079

3,527 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Salem School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Hampshire

(10 is best)

Better than of NH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
55%
51%
59%
55%
51%
47%
55%
51%
59%
55%
51%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Dr. L. F. Soule School
173 South Policy St.
Salem, NH, 03079
KG-05
Mary A. Fisk Elementary School
14 Main St.
Salem, NH, 03079
PK-05
North Salem Elementary School
140 Zion Hill Rd.
Salem, NH, 03079
KG-05
Salem High School
44 Geremonty Dr.
Salem, NH, 03079
09-12
William E. Lancaster School
54 Millville St.
Salem, NH, 03079
KG-05
William T. Barron Elementary School
55 Butler St.
Salem, NH, 03079
KG-05
Woodbury School
206 Main St.
Salem, NH, 03079
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.2% 88.0%
Black 1.3% 2.2%
Hispanic 10.5% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.9% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.0% 26.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.7% 23.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.3% 3.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,622 $37,899,296 43.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,341 $4,784,688 5.5%
Staff $591 $2,108,688 2.4%
General Administration $266 $949,088 1.1%
School Administration $806 $2,875,808 3.3%
Operation $1,152 $4,110,336 4.8%
Transportation $773 $2,758,064 3.2%
Other $197 $702,896 0.8%
Total Support $5,126 $18,289,568 21.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $8,481 $30,260,208 35.0%
Total Expenditures $24,229 $86,449,072 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,860 $1,760,829,277 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,254 $224,040,967 7.0%
Staff $536 $95,640,585 3.0%
General Administration $581 $103,741,833 3.3%
School Administration $907 $161,901,162 5.1%
Operation $1,300 $232,195,239 7.3%
Transportation $710 $126,884,024 4.0%
Other $210 $37,466,479 1.2%
Total Support $5,498 $981,875,584 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,486 $443,947,581 13.9%
Total Expenditures $17,843 $3,186,655,176 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%