West Salisbury Elementary



West Salisbury Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Salisbury Elementary Students by Grade
PK 40
K 88
1 80
2 106
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Salisbury Elementary is a public elementary school located in Salisbury, MD in the Wicomico County Public Schools. It enrolls 314 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Salisbury Elementary is the 770th largest public school in Maryland and the 40,355th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 314
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,355th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 770th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 512th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 796th out of 920

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West Salisbury Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 171
(54%)
5,721
(52%)
 Female 143
(46%)
5,364
(48%)

West Salisbury Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 161
(51%)
3,851
(35%)
 White 57
(18%)
4,995
(45%)
 Hispanic 51
(16%)
1,011
(9%)
 Two or More 21
(7%)
847
(8%)
 Asian 15
(5%)
313
(3%)
 American Indian 9
(3%)
64
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

West Salisbury Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 257
(82%)
6,608
(60%)
 Not Eligible 43
(14%)
3,976
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(4%)
501
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, West Salisbury Elementary is ranked 372nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Salisbury Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 48.4%. 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.

West Salisbury Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 307
2006 305
2007 316
2008 299
2009 295
2010 303
2011 295
2012 310
2013 312
2014 310
2015 314

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 16.9
2007 17.6
2008 15.7
2009 17.9
2010 18.4
2011 16.4
2012 18.2
2013 17.3
2014 16.3
2015 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64169381107492
2006 0.69508196721311
2007 0.69620253164557
2008 0.7257525083612
2009 0.73898305084746
2010 0.77227722772277
2011 0.83050847457627
2012 0.80967741935484
2013 0.88461538461538
2014 0.83870967741935
2015 0.86305732484076

Compare West Salisbury Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 86.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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West Salisbury Elementary
Salisbury, MD
Public PK - 02 314 15.7:1  
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Public 06 - 08 795 9.4:1 1 miles
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North Salisbury Elementary
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Public 03 - 05 445 12.4:1 2 miles
East Salisbury Elementary
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Public 03 - 05 445 12.7:1 3 miles
Prince Street School
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Public PK - 05 711 16.2:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 514 12.2:1 3 miles
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Private PK - 08 303 10:1 3 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current 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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