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Salem High School
Mr. Cody Curtis
High School Principal


Greyhound High School News March 8, 2019


Mission Statement: It is the mission of Salem Schools to educate all students by providing a challenging curriculum that promotes higher-order thinking skills, technology integration, and problem-solving through relevant and engaging activities. We will provide the experiences necessary for all students to become college and career ready.


Upcoming Events:

  • March 14- Parent Teacher Conferences 3:00-7:00
  • March 14- Spring Blood Drive
    • Sign up in the office starting February 25, 2019
  • March 18th-22nd- Spring Break
  • April 6- Prom 8:00 pm-12:00
  • April 9th & 10th- ACT Aspire Testing, Grades 7-10
  • April 11- 4th Quarter Progress Reports go out
  • April 13- April ACT Test
  • April 15- Be Pro Be Proud day for interested students in grades 10-12
  • May 13- High School Graduation 7:00 pm

Congratulations

o     Beta Club
§  Congratulations to the Beta Club. They were selected as a 2019, Beta School of Merit.
§  Congratulations to Suzonne Harber for being selected as a National Beta Semifinalist.

 

Quote of the Year: 
 “Being average means you are as close to the bottom as you are to the top”- John Wooden 
 
Quote of the week:
Character is doing the right thing when nobody's looking. There are too many people who think that the only thing that's right is to get by, and the only thing that's wrong is to get caught. ~J. C. Watts 
 
 
Healthy Facts
  • A new study shows that in this day and time, that more people are addicted to prescription pills than tobacco.
  • Eating Vegetables will improve your health. They are rich in vitamins, minerals, fiber, antioxidants and an endless variety of trace nutrients that science has just begun to uncover. In observational studies, eating vegetables is associated with improved health and a lower risk of disease
  • Lack of exercise is now causing as many deaths as smoking across the world
  • Wash your hands before every meal
  • Over 30% of cancer could be prevented by avoiding tobacco and alcohol, having a healthy diet and physical activity.
  • Sleeping less than 7 hours each night reduces your life expectancy
There are more skin cancer causes due to indoor tanning than lung cancer causes due to smoking

 


It is the mission of Salem Schools to educate all students by providing a challenging curriculum that promotes higher-order thinking skills, technology integration, and problem-solving through relevant and engaging activities. We will provide the experiences necessary for all students to become college and career ready.