Welcome to the 2023-24 School Year!

We are looking forward to seeing all of our students!
Here are the start dates:

Tuesday, Aug. 29:
First Day: Grades 1-12

Tuesday, Sept. 5:
First Day: Pre-K & K

Be sure to review the new schedules below for the 2023-24 school year

2023-2024 School Arrival and Dismissal Times

School NameSchool Hours for 23-24Early Release Time
Bates Elementary 7:45am – 1:50pm11:15am
Bentley Academy Innovation School 7:30am – 2:30pm11:00am
Carlton Innovation School8:35am – 2:40pm12:05pm
Collins Middle School8:15am - 3:15pm11:45am
Early Childhood Center8:45am – 2:50pm12:15pm
Horace Mann Laboratory School 7:50am – 1:55pm11:20am
New Liberty Innovation School9:00am – 3:45pm12:30pm
Salem High School7:45am – 2:35pm12:30pm
Salem Prep High School 8:00am – 2:25pm11:30am
Saltonstall K-88:20am – 3:20pm11:50am
Witchcraft Heights Elementary School 8:30am – 2:35pm12:00pm

Elementary and K-8 Schools

Salem currently has five elementary schools serving grades K-5 and one K-8 school.

  • Bates Elementary School
  • Bentley Academy Charter School (BACS)
  • Carlton Innovation School
  • Horace Mann Laboratory School
  • Saltonstall K-8 School
  • Witchcraft Heights Elementary School
  • Kindergarten Class at the Salem Early Childhood Center

Middle School

Salem has one larger middle school and serves a smaller number of students in grades 6-8 in our K-8 school. Saltonstall also has grades 6-8 available for students as well.

  • Collins Middle School

High Schools

Salem has one traditional high school and two alternative high schools.

  • Salem High School
  • New Liberty Innovation School
  • Salem Prep High School

Early Childhood Education

Salem offers a limited number of full and half-day spots through its early childhood center, serving ages 3 and 4 as well as pre-k offerings in the district.

  • Salem Early Childhood Center
  • Early Education Partnership Program (Pre-K)

Family and Student Handbooks

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District Family/Student Handbook

Bates Elementary School

Bentley Academy Innovation School

Carlton Innovation School

Collins Middle School

Horace Mann Laboratory School

New Liberty Innovation School

Salem High School

Saltonstall K-8

Witchcraft Heights Elementary School

Early Childhood Center