Learn more about Salem Public Schools and what our school district offers our staff, students, and families.
Get to know Dr. Stephen Zrike jr. and his vision for our school district
Meet our school committee and take a look at the SPS policy handbook
Input received and data examined as part of entry planning shaped a series of priorities and initiatives that guides our path forward for the children of Salem.
How we communicate and Media inquiries
Learn more about the Salem Public Schools executive team.
We value equity, belonging, and kindness in our district. See our statements here.
In 2016-17, over 400 stakeholders engaged in a strategic planning process resulting in a five-year plan for the district.
What do the school improvement plans look like for moving each school forward? Find them here.
Salem Public Schools is committed to language access for all. Here is how we support our families and community members who speak a language that is not English.
The process for enrolling your student whether they are an incoming student or a first time student in pre-K or Kindergarten.
All you need to know about our Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten opportunities and how to register.
Learn about the student assignment policy, choicing in from another district, applying or withdrawing from our schools, changing your address and more
Meet our Nurses, find information about medications in school, and district wide health information.
Information about Salem Public Schools bus transportation and access to the transportation handbook.
Information about what we do for inclement weather and how we make decisions and communicate school closures.
Out-of-school programming includes after-school programs, summer programs, vacation academies, and more.
Attendance policies and why attendance matters
Learn about what our PreK-12 students are learning and what resources our educators, coaches, and support staff use to support student growth. Explore how teachers assess what students know and can do; and learn about Salem’s instructional vision and priorities.
Explore how we support the “whole student.” Social emotional learning and mental health in our schools, positive behavior supports, family engagement, and more.
Come work with us! Salem is an urban school district that offers opportunities to work in dynamic, innovative, and progressive model schools.
The office of Human Resources hires and welcomes new staff members. Here, staff will also find quick access to forms and information.
All your technological needs for our classrooms, how to get tech help, and the team who supports it.
Learn about our special education programs and accommodations.
Learn about our multilingual learning programs across the district and how we support our multilingual learners across all grade levels.
Our team is working behind the scenes to support employee engagement, maintain facilities, manage budgets and more! Explore how we are able to do what we do.
Learn about how we operate throughout the district to provide nutritious meals to our students. You can also find our school menus here.
Salem Public Schools aspires to be a district in which everyone is a learner every day; and where our thoughtful and dedicated educators are supported and committed to each other’s growth and to the growth of their students.