Salk Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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
6411 N Alberta St
Spokane, WA 99208
Phone
(509) 354-5600
District
SPOKANE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
SPOKANE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
732
Classroom Teachers
39

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

4

(10 is best)

Better than 35.7% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Salk Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 52
Proficiency in Reading 47 57
Proficiency in Math 31 47

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 55
Proficiency in Reading 57 61
Proficiency in Math 46 49

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46 52
Proficiency in Reading 57 58
Proficiency in Math 35.7 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.72
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.80
AVG FOR STATE 18.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 68 9.3%
Grade 7 337 46.0%
Grade 8 327 44.7%
Total 732 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.2% 77.8% 58.1%
Black 1.5% 3.7% 5.0%
Hispanic 11.5% 12.5% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 2.8% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 3.2% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.1% 58.9% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.8% 50.0% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.3% 8.9% 7.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 225,188 7,614,893
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,707.7 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.8% 34.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.7% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 15.3% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 94,905 2,829,893
Single Parent Households With Children 11.6% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.2% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.7% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.2% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.8% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.7% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.5% 15.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.3% 11.1%
$15,000 or less 14.3% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,306 $224,827,538 49.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $814 $25,049,222 5.5%
Staff $983 $30,249,859 6.7%
General Administration $75 $2,307,975 0.5%
School Administration $741 $22,802,793 5.0%
Operation $1,029 $31,665,417 7.0%
Transportation $344 $10,585,912 2.3%
Other $413 $12,709,249 2.8%
Total Support $4,398 $135,339,654 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,072 $94,534,656 20.8%
Total Expenditures $14,775 $454,671,075 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,713 $7,591,259,823 47.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $856 $967,474,001 6.0%
Staff $797 $900,956,428 5.6%
General Administration $120 $135,458,018 0.8%
School Administration $707 $799,394,224 5.0%
Operation $986 $1,115,298,501 6.9%
Transportation $432 $489,010,241 3.0%
Other $518 $585,672,414 3.6%
Total Support $4,416 $4,993,259,708 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,077 $3,479,528,759 21.7%
Total Expenditures $14,206 $16,064,038,718 100.0%
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%