The Mission of the Salem City School Division is to provide a loving and engaging environment that inspires children to reach their full potential.
Love. Engage. Inspire.
The Core Values of Salem City School include the following:
Honoring our Vision, Mission, and Core Values requires focus while avoiding distractions, being innovative while avoiding fads, and recognizing that we can do anything well, by being strategic and selective to avoid trying to do everything. To assist, the Board has established that:
Our Core Business is Teaching and Learning
Our Focus is Continuous Improvement, and
Our Commitment is to Every Child; Every Day
To fulfill is Vision and Mission and to uphold its Core Values, the Salem City School Board is committed to providing a safe, nurturing environment where ALL STUDENTS acquire the knowledge, skills, and values necessary to become successful and responsible citizens. The Board is similarly committed to personalizing and providing a variety of educational, extracurricular, and social opportunities so that every student will be equipped with the skills necessary to communicate, collaborate, problem-solve, and think critically and creatively , to be successful in career paths and continued education.
Specifically, the Salem City School Board: