District Summary Ratings

A larger number of schools in this district are rated below average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Salem School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Student Progress

This district has a larger number of schools whose students are making less academic progress than their peers at other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Salem School District

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Current student
April 09, 2021
I'm giving this school a one star because I got bullied at this school every single day until I moved, I would cry every single day but the teachers and the principal would act like were invisible. I... More
Review for Saltonstall School
Parent / Guardian
December 01, 2019
School is dedicated to every student that walks through the doors. The school is very family orientated to the needs of the parents or the students:
Review for Saltonstall School
Parent / Guardian
July 24, 2019
Disappointing at best. Faculty is burned out and administration is spread too thin. Academic standards are low with behavior management taking the majority of the school day.
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