Salem, VA
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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 City Pblc Schs School District Details

Salem City Pblc Schs School District
510 South College Ave
Salem, VA 24153

3,865 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Salem City Pblc Schs School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Virginia

(10 is best)

Better than of VA 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
Andrew Lewis Middle School
616 South College Ave
Salem, VA, 24153
06-08
East Salem Elem School
1765 Boulevard
Salem, VA, 24153
PK-05
G.w. Carver Elem School
6 Fourth St
Salem, VA, 24153
KG-05
Salem High School
400 Spartan Dr
Salem, VA, 24153
09-12
South Salem Elem School
1600 Carolyn Rd
Salem, VA, 24153
KG-05
West Salem Elem School
520 N Bruffey St
Salem, VA, 24153
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.4% 54.0%
Black 10.9% 24.3%
Hispanic 4.6% 14.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 6.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.2% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.2% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.0% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,766 $25,974,674 54.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $496 $1,904,144 4.0%
Staff $744 $2,856,216 6.0%
General Administration $183 $702,537 1.5%
School Administration $587 $2,253,493 4.7%
Operation $867 $3,328,413 7.0%
Transportation $310 $1,190,090 2.5%
Other $216 $829,224 1.8%
Total Support $3,404 $13,067,956 27.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,198 $8,438,122 17.8%
Total Expenditures $12,369 $47,484,591 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,608 $8,460,570,801 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $545 $697,411,110 4.5%
Staff $706 $904,478,914 5.8%
General Administration $177 $226,760,480 1.4%
School Administration $647 $828,806,887 5.3%
Operation $1,035 $1,324,961,731 8.5%
Transportation $596 $763,112,876 4.9%
Other $171 $218,575,002 1.4%
Total Support $3,877 $4,963,948,076 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,733 $2,219,336,035 14.2%
Total Expenditures $12,218 $15,643,856,888 100.0%
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%

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