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)

2021-2022 School Arrival and Dismissal Times

School NameSchool Hours for 21-22Early Release Time
Bates7:45am – 1:50pm11:25am
Bentley7:30am – 3:05pm11:20am
Carlton8:20am – 2:25pm12:00pm
Collins Middle School7:30am – 3:00pm12:30pm
Early Childhood Center8:30am – 2:30pm11:00am
Horace Mann7:50am – 1:55pm11:25am
New Liberty8:30am – 3:15pm1:00pm
Salem High School7:45am – 2:35pm12:45pm
Salem Prep8:00am – 2:25pm12:00pm
Saltonstall8:00am – 3:00pm11:30am
Witchcraft Heights8:20am – 2:25pm12:00pm

2022-2023 School Arrival and Dismissal Times

School NameSchool Hours for 21-22Early Release Time
Bates7:45am – 1:50pmTBD
Bentley7:30am – 2:30pmTBD
Carlton8:30am – 2:35pmTBD
Collins Middle School8:10am - 3:10pmTBD
Early Childhood Center8:45am – 2:50pmTBD
Horace Mann7:50am – 1:55pmTBD
New Liberty9:00am – 3:45pmTBD
Salem High School7:45am – 2:35pmTBD
Salem Prep8:00am – 2:25pmTBD
Saltonstall8:15am – 3:15pmTBD
Witchcraft Heights8:30am – 2:35pmTBD

Family and Student Handbooks

Bates Elementary School
English
Spanish
Portuguese

Collins Middle School
English

Salem High School
English
Spanish
Portuguese

Witchcraft Heights Elementary School
English
Spanish

Bentley Academy Innovation School
English
Spanish
Portuguese

Horace Mann Laboratory School
English

Salem Prep
English
Spanish

Early Childhood Center
English
Spanish
Portuguese

Carlton Innovation School
English
Spanish
Portuguese

New Liberty Innovation School
English

Saltonstall K-8
English
Spanish
Portuguese