Salem Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3486 Dallas Road 3
Orrville, AL 36767
Phone
(334) 996-8636
District
DALLAS COUNTY
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
183
Classroom Teachers
13

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

2

(10 is best)

Better than 19.0% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Salem Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 53
Proficiency in Reading 26 48
Proficiency in Math 38 58

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 21 47
Proficiency in Reading 15 47
Proficiency in Math 26 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 46
Proficiency in Reading 18 47
Proficiency in Math 40 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.08
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.02
AVG FOR STATE 17.56
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 23 12.6%
Kindergarten 27 14.8%
Grade 1 35 19.1%
Grade 2 20 10.9%
Grade 3 26 14.2%
Grade 4 24 13.1%
Grade 5 28 15.3%
Total 183 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.0% 21.9% 55.6%
Black 100.0% 76.7% 33.1%
Hispanic 0.0% 1.0% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.4% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 78.7% 78.0% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 77.6% 74.8% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 3.2% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 21,225 4,887,871
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 21.7 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.6% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.7% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.4% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,540 1,860,269
Single Parent Households With Children 15.4% 11.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.4% 85.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 12.8% 24.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.3% 8.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.6% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.0% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.1% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.9% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.3% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 18.7% 15.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,571 $17,520,795 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $828 $2,604,060 7.3%
Staff $733 $2,305,285 6.4%
General Administration $392 $1,232,840 3.4%
School Administration $685 $2,154,325 6.0%
Operation $941 $2,959,445 8.3%
Transportation $1,006 $3,163,870 8.8%
Other $162 $509,490 1.4%
Total Support $4,747 $14,929,315 41.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,059 $3,330,555 9.3%
Total Expenditures $11,378 $35,783,810 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,466 $4,043,398,539 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $603 $446,336,991 5.6%
Staff $404 $298,535,726 3.7%
General Administration $246 $181,980,736 2.3%
School Administration $599 $442,778,073 5.5%
Operation $892 $659,748,374 8.2%
Transportation $486 $359,720,494 4.5%
Other $227 $167,650,576 2.1%
Total Support $3,456 $2,556,609,550 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,936 $1,431,942,391 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,858 $8,031,926,229 100.0%
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%