Welcome to Salem City School District

Our Mission

The Salem City School District will be a high-performance district as demonstrated by the Salem City students who:  Exceed state standards in literacy and computation, develop intrinsic motivation to pursue education in and outside of the classroom setting, master the skills necessary to retrieve and analyze information, and become lifelong learners.

District Goals 2015-2018

2015-2016 Superintendent's Message


FH 2015  Relay For Life - Saturday, June 4, 2016

Join the Salem High School Field Hockey team as they walk to raise funds and awareness to help the American Cancer Society in their lifesaving mission to end cancer. They would love to see past and present field hockey players walk with them.  Sign up and/or make a donation.
Contact Heidi Bower - bower@salemnj.org for more information.

Local Scholarships

SHS Class of 2016, don't miss out on winning scholarships for your higher education.  Local Scholarships are added as they become available; follow the link to the SHS Guidance page for more information: Local Scholarships. Contact Ms. Gatson with further questions. email: gatson@salemnj.org; phone: 856-935-3900 ext. 3231

   Ram Pride
RAM PRIDE! lawn signs are here, pick one
up in the Salem High School Main Office. Monday - Friday, 7 am - 4 pm.

District Calendar 2015-2016

District Calendar 2016-2017

IB Diplomas   
First IB Diplomas
Adam Dodds and Tanner Humphreys, 2015 graduates of Salem High School, are the first two students of Salem High School to receive an International Ba
ccalaureate Diploma.  

 International Baccalaureate 
Frequently Asked Questions about the Diploma Programme
IB Credentials and the University Application Process
How Do Universities View The IB Diploma Programme?

RAMS on Vimeo
Throughout our website, there are links to school videos which showcase many of our outstanding programs. We are justifiably proud of our schools, our students, and our alumni!  Watch them on our website, or directly on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/salemramsnj 

Salem High School offers the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma

Project Lead the Way (PLTW) at Salem High School   

SCSD is an Inter-District School Choice School 

School Counts!

NJ Family Care


April, 2016

John Fenwick Academy
Lyric Hayes - Grade 1, Mrs. Douglan
Jimmy Trinidad - Grade 1, Mr. Shearer

Salem Middle School
Anna Pope - Grade 8, Ms. Zink
Du’Shawn Badie Jr - Grade 7, Mr. Kutzura/Mr. Call

Salem High School  
Hector Rivera Ocasio - Grade 9, Mrs. Yurchenko
Jamere Givens-Williams - Grade 10, Mr. Carney


April, 2016

Christa Ricker Special Education Teacher Salem Middle School - Child Study Team

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