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  • Hawthorn Elementary School
  • 1300 Hawthorn Rd, Salem
  • Salem SD 111
  • Grades: KG - 3 · Students: 454
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Franklin Park Middle School
  • 1325 N Franklin St, Salem
  • Salem SD 111
  • Grades: 4 - 8 · Students: 592
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Selmaville Elementary School
  • 3185 Selmaville Rd, Salem
  • Selmaville CCSD 10
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 223
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Salem Community High School
  • 1200 N Broadway Ave, Salem
  • Salem CHSD 600
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 729
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Clnton/mrn/wshngtn Pre-kind Prog
  • 200 E Schwartz St, Salem
  • Clintn/Jeffrsn/Marin/Washngtn ROE
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1

Salem school information

Average Test Scores29%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:118:116:1
Total public schools93,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Salem, IL educational system consists of 9 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Salem public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 8% lower than than the Illinois average and 41% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Salem public schools is 16:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.1% have completed high school, 15.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Salem

Completed 8th grade84.4%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school81.1%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college50.7%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.9%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.6%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters7.0%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 9 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Salem. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Salem, IL schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Salem, IL, an average of 84.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Salem schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Salem, IL schools.

Source: The Salem, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.