Salem Elementary School

1040 Garvey Rd, Columbus, OH 43229 | (614) 365-5351
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 354
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Gail I. Buick
  • Fax: (614) 365-5353
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Columbus City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $14,159
  • Graduation Rate: 50.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.9
  • Enrolled Students: 52,810

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 354
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 168 (47.5%)
  • Females: 164 (46.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 12 (3.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 234 (66.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 246 (69.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Salem Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black10930.8%
Asian113.1%
Hispanic9426.6%
White11733.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Salem Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6016.9%
1st Grade6718.9%
2nd Grade5515.5%
3rd Grade6317.8%
4th Grade6016.9%
5th Grade4913.8%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2010)
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Master's Degree
School:
83.3%
District:
61.0%
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Bachelor's Degree
School:
100.0%
District:
99.9%
Percent of Teachers That Are Properly Certified
School:
100.0%
District:
99.3%
Average Years of Teacher Experience
School:
16.0
District:
14.0
Average Teacher Salary
School:
$67,903
District:
$64,724
Source: OH Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Salem Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on OAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP and Performance (2009)
Performance Index Score: 83
Overall AYP: Not Met
Math AYP: Not Met
Reading AYP: Not Met
Attendance AYP: Met

OAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201063.0%55.1%76.9%
2009---
200857.8%62.3%79.3%
 
Reading Test
201064.8%59.0%78.4%
2009---
200860.0%62.8%77.4%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.6%57.8%76.2%
2009---
200869.8%61.5%74.6%
 
Reading Test
201082.6%62.8%81.0%
2009---
200881.4%64.2%81.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201042.9%47.1%67.0%
2009---
200861.9%49.9%61.8%
 
Reading Test
201050.0%54.1%71.8%
2009---
200845.2%55.0%72.7%
 
Science Test
201045.2%47.6%69.9%
200953.5%47.7%70.6%
200850.0%45.7%66.4%
 
Source: OH Department of Education 2009-2010

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