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 Message from Dr. Michel, Superintendent of Schools


Salem High School juniors Alayna Dilks & Chloe Mulhorn
will be participating in 
the "WDEL High School Journalists' & Communicators' Night", Tuesday, December 1st. It's an opportunity to hear young people -- student journalists and communicators from area high schools -- reflect on their lives, and stories in the news. Host Allan Loudell will ask a wide range of questions. It will be on the air and online from 7 to 8 pm; broadcast live on 1150 AM and 101.7 FM, so listen if you have the chance!
It will be archived on the WDEL Podcasts - WDEL Special Programs page:

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


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


RAM PRIDE! SHS lawn signs have arrived. Come get yours anytime during high school summer office hours -
8 am to 4 pm, Monday through Thursday.

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


October, 2015

John Fenwick Academy                 
Jazira Lipsey, 1st Grade, Mr. Shearer's Class
Darryl Loatman, 1st Grade, Mr. Jackson's Class

Salem Middle School                 
Asia Tamia Boulware, 4th Grade, Mrs. Morris's Class
Dominique Dailynn Lewis, 4th Grade, Ms. Reese's class

Salem High School                     
Aariyana Gould, 9th Grade, Ms. Murray and Mr. Botbyl
Doron Austin, 12
th Grade, Ms. Pierangeli


October, 2015

Jonathan Botbyl
Salem High School, Instrumental Music Teacher & Band Director

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