Salem City Public Schools


Salem City Public Schools


The City of Salem is located just west of Roanoke in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Salem is the home to Roanoke College. The school division consists of 4 elementary schools, 1 middle school and 1 high school. About 3,900 students are enrolled annually. Salem salaries consistently rank among the top 10% in Virginia. The area is served by the Roanoke Higher Education Center, which provides access to graduate programs at VA Tech, the University of Virginia, Radford University, James Madison University, Old Dominion University and Hollins University.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Salem City Schools is to provide a nurturing environment that enables and encourages ALL STUDENTS to acquire the knowledge, skills, and values necessary to become successful, responsible contributors to society.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement


Salem City Public Schools

510 South College Ave, Salem, VA 24153-5054