Important Dates Coming Up

As we get closer to the start of the school year, we have important dates that are on the horizon: Aug 15th is Chromebook distribution day for the 11th and 12th grades. 11th grade is 10:00 am, 12th grade is at 1:00 pm. Aug 16th is Chromebook distribution day for the 7th and 8th grades.…

Tax Free Weekend This Weekend

A reminder note to all teachers, students, and parents: this weekend is Ohio’s Tax-Free Weekend. Any clothing priced at $75 per item or less, school supplies priced at $20 per item or less, and school instructional material priced at $20 per item or less will be sales tax-free. Below are supply lists for our elementary…

Free Art Class

On August 13th, the Salem Public Library is holding a free art class for children in grades 1-4 from 1:30 pm until 3:00 pm. The class is based on the children’s book Where the Wild Things Are. It will be a part of the Painting at Charlie’s House program and the event will be located…

One-to-one Initiative

Beginning with the 2017/2018 school year, Salem City Schools will be starting the 1-to-1 initiative at the Jr/Sr High School and Southeast Elementary School. The initiative is designed to cut down on textbook cost through the growth of digital technology and course media online. The students at the Jr/Sr High will be given Chromebooks, in…

Teachers Go To Google Summit

Over Tuesday and Wednesday this week, Salem City Schools teachers and administrators had the opportunity to participate in the EdTechTeam Google Summit where they were shown some new tools and ways to implement the Google Apps for education. Over the course of two days, more than 30 teachers and administrators sat in on sessions led…

Summer Food Program

Salem City Schools is participating in the United States Department of Agriculture’s Summer Food program. The program is designed to ensure that all school-age children continue to receive nutritious meals while school is not in session. From June 12th to August 4th, anyone under the age of 18 can come to the Salem High School Cafeteria…

Twitter Account Created

As the world changes and social media becomes more prevalent, we here at Salem City Schools need to change with it. Last year saw us create a Facebook account to great success. We have almost 1000 likes with well over a few thousand pictures commemorating our school year, as well as some topical news, notes,…