Emergency Drill

During the week of May 21, 2018, Salem High School/Middle school will be conducting an emergency drill. Police and Fire Department personnel will be present to observe the procedure and assist students and staff. Please note that this is a drill and every effort is being made to inform parents, students, and community members. Observers,…

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…

Academic Challenge Champs

The Salem Jr High School Academic Challenge team went undefeated in the Columbiana County meet to claim the 2018 championship trophy. We would like to congratulate Nicholas Colbert, Colin Gallagher, Josiah Haas, Ethan Shafer, Drake Harkleroad, Ian Ziegler and Lucas Ziegler for a job very well done!

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…