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
713
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

5

(10 is best)

Better than 49.7% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 53
Proficiency in Reading 59 57
Proficiency in Math 46 49

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 55
Proficiency in Reading 62 61
Proficiency in Math 52 50

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 55
Proficiency in Reading 60 60
Proficiency in Math 42.7 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.54
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.69
AVG FOR STATE 18.76
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 72 10.1%
Grade 7 294 41.2%
Grade 8 347 48.7%
Total 713 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.7% 78.3% 59.9%
Black 1.1% 3.5% 4.8%
Hispanic 12.2% 11.8% 24.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 3.0% 8.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.4% 3.4% 2.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.9% 57.9% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.4% 49.5% 36.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.5% 8.4% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 223,835 7,535,591
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,691.5 111
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.9% 34.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.9% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 15.0% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 93,967 2,800,423
Single Parent Households With Children 11.6% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.4% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.1% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.4% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.3% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.0% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.7% 15.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.6% 11.1%
$15,000 or less 15.3% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,807 $207,164,238 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $750 $22,825,500 5.5%
Staff $1,048 $31,894,832 7.7%
General Administration $81 $2,465,154 0.6%
School Administration $717 $21,821,178 5.3%
Operation $1,019 $31,012,246 7.5%
Transportation $322 $9,799,748 2.4%
Other $400 $12,173,600 2.9%
Total Support $4,336 $131,961,824 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,483 $75,567,622 18.2%
Total Expenditures $13,627 $414,724,118 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,390 $7,052,970,385 46.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $782 $862,708,347 5.7%
Staff $866 $955,441,191 6.3%
General Administration $121 $133,917,706 0.9%
School Administration $676 $746,070,772 4.9%
Operation $966 $1,066,544,379 7.1%
Transportation $413 $456,304,766 3.0%
Other $537 $593,031,846 3.9%
Total Support $4,361 $4,813,720,535 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,952 $3,258,008,788 21.5%
Total Expenditures $13,703 $15,124,771,792 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%