Massachusetts School and District Profiles

Salem

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Student attendance (% of students absent 10 or more days each year)
2015201620172018201920202021
Students Incl 4,526 4,120 4,201 4,056 4,011 3,787 3,848
Absent 10+ days # 1,945 1,652 1,852 1,808 1,904 1,006 1,162
SalemAbsent 10+ days % 43.0% 40.1% 44.1% 44.6% 47.5% 26.6% 30.2%
Students Incl       
Absent 10+ days #       
Select a Comparable DistrictAbsent 10+ days %       
Students Incl 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518 986,888 981,894 970,593 928,286
Absent 10+ days # 322,733 307,096 335,633 336,465 338,673 154,903 159,811
StateAbsent 10+ days % 32.0% 30.5% 33.3% 34.1% 34.5% 16.0% 17.2%

Chronically absent rate (% of students absent 10% or more each year)
2015201620172018201920202021
Students Incl 4,526 4,120 4,201 4,056 4,011 3,787 3,848
Chronically absent # 945 848 1,002 949 1,007 923 1,188
SalemChronically absent % 20.9% 20.6% 23.9% 23.4% 25.1% 24.4% 30.9%
Students Incl       
Chronically absent #       
Select a Comparable DistrictChronically absent %       
Students Incl 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518 986,888 981,894 970,593 928,286
Chronically absent # 129,734 123,617 136,352 130,217 126,575 125,998 158,191
StateChronically absent % 12.9% 12.3% 13.5% 13.2% 12.9% 13.0% 17.0%

Percentage of students suspended in-school at least once
20162017201820192020
Students Incl4,0734,1114,0604,0053,824
In-school # 60 29 17 15 17
SalemIn-school % 1.5% 0.7% 0.4% 0.4% 0.4%
Students Incl     
In-school #     
Select a Comparable DistrictIn-school %     
Students Incl979,947980,433981,288976,789970,032
In-school # 18,514 16,669 17,742 18,100 11,836
StateIn-school % 1.9% 1.7% 1.8% 1.9% 1.2%

Percentage of students suspended out-of-school at least once
20162017201820192020
Students Incl4,0734,1114,0604,0053,824
Out-of-school # 178 44 91 87 65
SalemOut-of-school % 4.4% 1.1% 2.2% 2.2% 1.7%
Students Incl     
Out-of-school #     
Select a Comparable DistrictOut-of-school %     
Students Incl979,947980,433981,288976,789970,032
Out-of-school # 28,740 27,093 28,456 29,174 19,819
StateOut-of-school % 2.9% 2.8% 2.9% 3.0% 2.0%

Annual dropout rate
201520162017201820192020
# Dropouts 12 16 41 35 44 32
Salem% Dropouts 1.2% 1.7% 4.2% 3.6% 4.5% 3.4%
# Dropouts      
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# Dropouts 5,346 5,523 5,172 5,408 5,186 4,501
State% Dropouts 1.9% 1.9% 1.8% 1.9% 1.8% 1.6%

4-year cohort graduation rate
20162017201820192020
Students Incl272261262277276
Salem% Graduated (4 Yrs)83.1%81.6%82.4%80.5%73.9%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable District% Graduated (4 Yrs)     
Students Incl74,04573,24974,64175,06774,232
State% Graduated (4 Yrs)87.5%88.3%87.9%88.0%89.0%

5-year cohort graduation rate
20152016201720182019
Students Incl314272261262277
Salem% Graduated (5 Yrs)91.4%87.1%86.2%82.8%83.4%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable District% Graduated (5 Yrs)     
Students Incl72,47474,04573,24974,64175,067
State% Graduated (5 Yrs)89.4%89.8%90.1%89.7%90.1%

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