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70%
  • Green Forest Elementary.
  • 6111 Hwy F, Salem
  • GREEN FOREST R-II
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 192
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
60%
  • North Wood Elementary.
  • 3734 N. Hwy 19, Salem
  • NORTH WOOD R-IV
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 209
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
55%
  • Salem Sr. High
  • 1400 Tiger Pride Dr, Salem
  • SALEM R-80
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 604
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
49%
  • Salem Upper Elementary.
  • 1601 S Doss Rd, Salem
  • SALEM R-80
  • Grades: 2 - 5 · Students: 301
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
45%
  • Oak Hill Elementary.
  • 6200 S Hwy 19, Salem
  • OAK HILL R-I
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 115
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
44%
  • Salem Middle School
  • 1400 Tiger Pride Dr, Salem
  • SALEM R-80
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 246
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
42%
  • Dent-phelps Elementary.
  • 27870 Hwy C, Salem
  • DENT-PHELPS R-III
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 298
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
0%
  • Ozark Hills School
  • 100 S Warfel St, Salem
  • MO SCHLS FOR THE SEV DISABLED
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 11
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
n/a
  • Wm. H. Lynch Elementary.
  • 101 N Main St, Salem
  • SALEM R-80
  • Grades: PK - 1 · Students: 253
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
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Salem school information

IndexSalemMissouriNational
Average Test Scores45%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:114:116:1
Total public schools101,89979,221
Total private schools153124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963
The Salem, MO educational system consists of 10 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Salem public schools have average test scores of 45% which is 11% lower than than the Missouri average and 8% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Salem public schools is 11:1, compared to 14:1 in Missouri and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 72.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 63.1% have completed high school, 8.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Salem

IndexSalemMissouriNational
Completed 8th grade72.3%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school63.1%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college34.0%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.6%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors8.8%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters4.8%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 10 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Salem. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Salem, MO schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Salem, MO, an average of 72.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 63.1% 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, MO schools.

Source: The Salem, MO 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.
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