National Walkout Day

Sean Kirkland, Salem High School principal, has announced that Jr/Sr High students will be honoring National Walkout Day on Wednesday, March 14th in a slightly different way than other school districts. Students will not be participating in walking out of the building, instead, they are encouraged to participate in acting out 17 random acts of…

Columbiana Power Meet

Over the weekend, Salem’s football team competed in the Columbiana Power Meet at the Columbiana High School. The Power Meet is a weight lifting competition which pits schools and students against one another to see who can lift the most weight. The team itself lifted a school record 13,380lbs and had numerous first-place finishers amongst…

Junior High Spelling Bee

On Monday, January 22nd, 2018, students from the Jr High participated in the annual spelling bee. 22 students challenged for the top spot, and in the end, 7th grader Maria Sargent was named the champion. Maria spelt the word “anecdote” correctly to win the competition and will go on to compete in the city spelling…

First Facebook Friday of 2018

Due to all of the snow days and cold temperatures, this is the first time we have been able to post pictures on our Facebook page for Friday’s! We got a few pictures at the Jr/Sr High before checking out the Spelling Bee at Southeast and finished up the day at Reilly and Buckeye. Check…

2017’s Christmas Concert

Salem City Schools is proud of its performing arts programs, and we love the hunger our students have to perform. We went to the Jr and Sr High’s show choir performances on the last day of school before winter break. Singing a medley of Christmas songs and doing some slick dance moves, the choir put on…

The Tell-Tale Heart on Trial

Using interesting and interactive methods of teaching has been a staple of Salem City Schools for years. Recently, Miss Sarah Hamilton’s class went above and beyond when learning about the short story “The Tell-Tale Heart,” written by Edgar Allen Poe. A mock trial was held involving a prosecution, a defense team, a full jury, and…

Happy Thanksgiving!

Tuesday will be the last day of school for the week due to Thanksgiving break. We went down to Buckeye and had a Thanksgiving feast and got to see the Jr High teachers play the volleyball team. All of our pictures from today are posted on our Facebook page!