Salem, NH
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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Salem School District Details

Salem School District
38 Geremonty Dr.
Salem, NH 03079

3,763 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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) 87.5% 89.7%
Black 1.2% 2.0%
Hispanic 7.4% 4.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.9% 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.7% 29.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.1% 24.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 4.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,443 $36,884,358 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,176 $4,593,456 6.5%
Staff $485 $1,894,410 2.7%
General Administration $226 $882,756 1.3%
School Administration $737 $2,878,722 4.1%
Operation $1,095 $4,277,070 6.1%
Transportation $673 $2,628,738 3.7%
Other $195 $761,670 1.1%
Total Support $4,586 $17,912,916 25.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,000 $15,624,000 22.2%
Total Expenditures $18,029 $70,421,274 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,156 $1,668,755,372 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,118 $203,825,337 6.9%
Staff $456 $83,031,916 2.8%
General Administration $500 $91,087,281 3.1%
School Administration $835 $152,131,457 5.2%
Operation $1,277 $232,670,594 7.9%
Transportation $655 $119,424,284 4.1%
Other $172 $31,308,694 1.1%
Total Support $5,012 $913,472,279 31.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,000 $364,591,594 12.4%
Total Expenditures $16,168 $2,946,820,064 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%