Salem High School



Salem High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Salem High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 99
10 74
11 66
12 72
UG 8

Salem High School is a public high school of the Salem City School District located in Salem, NJ. It has 319 students in grades 9th through 12th. Salem High School is the 383rd largest public high school in New Jersey and the 14,281st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 6.9 to 1.

Total Students: 319
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 6.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 46

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Salem High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 160
(50%)
160
(50%)
 Male 159
(50%)
159
(50%)

Salem High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 212
(66%)
212
(66%)
 White 74
(23%)
74
(23%)
 Hispanic 28
(9%)
28
(9%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Salem High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 178
(56%)
178
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 124
(39%)
124
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(5%)
17
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Salem High School is ranked 280th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Salem High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 34.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Salem High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 694
2006 569
2007 523
2008 553
2009 476
2010 440
2011 381
2012 346
2013 326
2014 317
2015 319

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 10.8
2007 12.2
2008 12.3
2009 10.1
2010 9.5
2011 7.6
2012 6.7
2013 6.3
2014 6.5
2015 6.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28674351585014
2006 0.35149384885765
2007 0.44550669216061
2008 0.46835443037975
2009 0.48529411764706
2010 0.59545454545455
2011 0.64829396325459
2012 0.72254335260116
2013 0.76073619631902
2014 0.73501577287066
2015 0.44200626959248

Compare Salem High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
690.0% 6.9:1
 
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
This School 44.2%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Salem High School
Salem, NJ
Public 09 - 12 319 6.9:1  
Pennsville Memorial High School
Pennsville, NJ
Public 09 - 12 478 9.2:1 7 miles
Salem County Christian Academy
Pennsville, NJ
Private PK - 12 176 6:1 7 miles
Salem County Career and Technical High School
Woodstown, NJ
Public 09 - 12 739 15.1:1 7 miles
Penn (william) High School
New Castle, DE
Public 09 - 12 2,048 16.3:1 10 miles
Tall Oaks Classical School
New Castle, DE
Private KG - 12 220 10:1 10 miles
Woodstown High School
Woodstown, NJ
Public 09 - 12 669 12.5:1 10 miles
Leach (john G.) School
New Castle, DE
Public PK - 12 84 4.9:1 10 miles
Red Lion Christian Academy
Bear, DE
Private PK - 12 565 13:1 11 miles
Penns Grove High School
Carneys Point, NJ
Public 09 - 12 554 10.5:1 11 miles
Fairwinds Christian School
Bear, DE
Private PK - 12 195 13:1 11 miles
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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