Salem Middle School

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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, ... More
Academics
4/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
Social Studies
64%
State avg: 67%
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Science
60%
State avg: 65%
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Math
37%
State avg: 55%
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3/10
Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

A worrisome sign:

Students at this school are making less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling farther behind their peers.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
98%
Black
1%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Native American or Native Alaskan
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
298 :1
State avg: 552 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
96%
State avg: 85%
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Neighborhood
1001 North Harrison Street
Salem, IN 47167
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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