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About Our School

3551 Underwood Road, Conyers, GA 30013
Phone: 770-929-0176
Fax: 770-483-6164
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Welcome to Salem High School

The Salem High School community is dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence, democratic ideals, and reputable character as we learn in a dynamic, diverse, and collaborative environment.

Our Mission:

 

SALEM MISSION STATEMENT

 
 

The mission of Salem High School is to educate and empower the whole child by meeting each student’s individual academic, behavioral, and social emotional needs and provide opportunities so that they may develop into leaders of tomorrow. 

SALEM VISION STATEMENT

 
 

The vision of Salem High School is to inspire all students to become self-directed, productive, and successful contributors of society who advocate for themselves and others.

 

OUR BELIEFS:

  • All students can learn, and student learning is the primary focus of all decisions impacting the work of the school.

  • Each student is a valued individual with unique physical, social, emotional, and intellectual needs.

  • Teachers, administrators, parents, students, and the community share the responsibility for advancing student learning.

  • The commitment to continuous improvement is imperative to enable students to become self-directed, life-long learners who take risks in an effort to adapt to and create change.

  • A safe and orderly environment promotes student learning.

  • A student’s confidence is enhanced by positive relationships and mutual respect among and between students and staff.

  • Awareness of cultural diversity can increase students’ understanding of different peoples and cultures.

  • Student-centered strategies and alternative assessments should be provided to accommodate individual needs and learning styles.

  • Students need to demonstrate an understanding of essential knowledge and skills as well as to be actively involved in critical thinking and producing quality work.

  • Teachers should provide opportunities for students to learn to function in different roles within a group.


Partners in Education

Shane's Rib Shack                                              Ingles


Publix                                           Kroger



About Our School

Grades: 9-12
School Colors: Burgundy and Vegas Gold
School Mascot: Seminoles
Student Hours: 8:05 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
Enrollment: 1081
# of Certified Staff: 89
Year Opened: 1991

Strategic Plan


Contact Information

Athletic Director - Felicia Colquitt
Cafeteria Manager - Kim Flanagan
Counselors -Candice Anderson
Principal - Dr. Jarvis Price
Registrar - Joy Alford
Special Education -



Driving Directions

Take I-20 to exit 82 (Conyers). If you are coming from Atlanta, turn right onto Hwy 138/Hwy 20 north; from Augusta, turn left. Turn left onto Old Salem Road (at the Checker's) and travel approximately 3 miles to the traffic light at Underwood Road. Turn right onto Underwood Road. Travel approximately1 mile and then turn right into the Salem parking lot.

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