Literacy Night

Salem City Schools will be hosting a Literacy Night on Thursday, November 15th, 2018 at the Jr/Sr High in the cafeteria from 5:00pm to 7:00 pm. Cartoonist Duane Abel will be presenting in the auditorium from 5:30 to 6:15 pm that night. There will be literacy activities for students and their parents, and fall treats will…

Election Day Fun

Our Buckeye kids got in on the Election Day spirit! A voting booth, ballot box and ballots were all set up in the hallway for our students to hold a vote as to decide what will be the future fun day: pajama day or crazy socks day. Each student selected one or the other and…

Buckeye Butterflies

It’s not every day you have the opportunity to see a butterfly, but on a warm September Friday, the students in Mrs. Markijohn’s second-grade classroom had the chance to not only see one but hold it as they let it out into the wild. Students watched patiently throughout the month as the caterpillars build their…

Photo Fridays for September: Buckeye

Fall has flung itself on us at Salem City Schools! We had tons of fun this month, learning and spending time getting to know our classmates and teachers.  Applesauce Day to celebrate Johnny Appleseed’s birthday is a favorite every year in first grade. Students help peel the apples, then the teachers cut the apples up…

First Day of School!

The first day back is always a mixed bag of emotions. Parents are excited to get a kid-free home after a summer of vacations, late nights, and non-stop energy, but every parent will admit to feeling that bit of choking up when the time comes to drop off their children at the front doors of their…

Summer Lunch Program

Salem City Schools will continue its summer lunch program that was started with great success in 2017. Anyone aged 18 or younger can come get a free lunch at the Jr/Sr High Cafeteria between the hours of 11:30 am to 12:30 pm Monday through Friday starting June 4th and going through August 17th. Adults are…

Salem City Schools Art Show

On Thursday, May 10th, Salem City Schools held a district-wide art show in the Jr/Sr High cafeteria and library. Pictures and art created by students from each of our four buildings, Buckeye Elementary, Reilly Elementary, Southeast Elementary, and the Jr/Sr High School, were on display for all in attendance. Long banners hung from the ceiling…

Jerry Pallotta Visit at Buckeye

Last Thursday Buckeye Elementary held assemblies for each grade so students could meet children’s author Jerry Pallotta, who has published over 50 books. Mr. Pallotta is known for his variety of alphabet books as well his imaginative fiction books that are great for all ages and reading levels. Mr. Pallotta is known to use the…