Salem School District has missed 21 days due to inclement weather and poor road conditions – December 5,6,9,10,11, Jan. 6,9,10, Feb. 3,4,5,6,7,10,11,12, March 3,4,5,6,7 Those days will be made up on March 24,25,26,27,28, May 19,20,21,22,23,27,28,29,30, June 2,3,4,5,6,9,10. The final day of school is now set for June 10.
The Salem School District has submitted a request to the Arkansas Department of Education to waive the requirement to make up 11 of the days missed due to inclement weather. The district will receive a response to this request from the Arkansas Department of Education on March 20.
It is the mission of the Salem Schools to educate all students in a safe environment. Our schools will provide a challenging curriculum promoting higher-order thinking skills, technology skills, and problem-solving abilities through relevant and engaging activities. We will provide the experiences necessary for all students to become responsible citizens.