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Contact Info

District Office

Salem-Keizer Public Schools
Oregon School District 24J
2450 Lancaster Dr. NE
Salem, Oregon 97305

Direct Phone

503-399-3038

Community Relations & Communications Staff

Lillian Govus, APR, Director Community Relations and Communications
Karma Krause,  Capital Construction Public Engagement Specialist
Aaron Harada, Communications Coordinator
Emily Hicks, Communications Coordinator
Bryan Andersen, Communications Coordinator
Caleb Roberts, Communications Assistant

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Official Media Files

Logos

Salem-Keizer Public Schools Logo

Salem-Keizer Public Schools 2-Color Logo with Transparent Background, English

Salem-Keizer Logo in Spanish

Salem-Keizer Public Schools 2-Color Logo with Transparent Background, Spanish

Our Vision: All students graduate and are prepared for a successful life.

Salem-Keizer Vision Statement, English: 696 KB File size

Nuestra vision: Todos los estudiantes se graduen y esten preparados para una vida exitos.

Salem-Keizer Vision Statement, Spanish: 736 KB File size

Staff

High Resolution of Christy Perry's Portrait

Superintendent, Christy Perry: 2MB file High Resolution

Director of Community Relations & Communications, Lillian Govus, APR: 2MB file High Resolution

District News Feed

  • SKPS Safe & Welcoming Schools

Salem-Keizer Public Schools Board of Directors Reaffirms Safe and Welcoming Schools Resolution

September 12, 2018|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Public Schools Board of Directors Reaffirms Safe and Welcoming Schools Resolution

At its meeting Tuesday night, the Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) Board of Directors reaffirmed Resolution No. 201819-2, “Safe and Welcoming Schools.” Originally adopted in 2016, the resolution commits to an inclusive, barrier-free environment where all [...]

  • CTEC Adds Two New Programs 2018-19

Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ Career-Technical Education Center to Hold Ribbon-Cutting and Recognition Event for Two New Programs

September 7, 2018|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ Career-Technical Education Center to Hold Ribbon-Cutting and Recognition Event for Two New Programs

CTEC Celebrates Business Development and Leadership and Law Enforcement Program Launch on September 7 at 11 a.m. Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ (SKPS) Career-Technical Education Center (CTEC) is celebrating the opening of two new Career Technical Education [...]

Salem-Keizer Public Schools Launches “Every Day 24J!” to Address Chronic Absenteeism

September 5, 2018|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Public Schools Launches “Every Day 24J!” to Address Chronic Absenteeism

Buses were rolling this morning carrying almost half of Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ (SKPS) 42,000 students, but with the back-to-school excitement was another message: “Every Day 24J!” Nearly one in three students in SKPS is chronically [...]

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Salem-Keizer Public Schools Suspends Outdoor Athletics for August 23, 2018

August 23, 2018|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Public Schools Suspends Outdoor Athletics for August 23, 2018

Due to air quality concerns, all Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) outdoor athletics have been suspended for Thursday, Aug. 23. Outdoor marching band rehearsals also have been suspended. Per Oregon School Activities Association guidelines, practices may [...]

  • SKPS CTEC Adds Two New Programs

Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ Career-Technical Education Center Offers Two New CTE Programs

August 16, 2018|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ Career-Technical Education Center Offers Two New CTE Programs

Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ (SKPS) Career-Technical Education Center (CTEC) is introducing two new programs this fall, Law Enforcement and Business Development and Leadership. “We are excited to add two new programs to our center,” said Rhonda [...]

  • Top 50 schools - South, Sprague and West

Three Salem-Keizer High Schools Ranked Top 50 in Oregon

August 14, 2018|Comments Off on Three Salem-Keizer High Schools Ranked Top 50 in Oregon

South Salem High, West Salem High and Sprague High recognized for quality of education Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ very own South Salem, West Salem and Sprague High Schools are ranked among the top 50 high schools [...]

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Salem-Keizer Public Schools Suspends Outdoor Athletics for August 14, 2018

August 14, 2018|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Public Schools Suspends Outdoor Athletics for August 14, 2018

Due to air quality concerns, all Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) outdoor athletics have been suspended for Tuesday, Aug. 14. Outdoor marching band rehearsals also have been suspended. Per Oregon School Activities Association guidelines, practices may [...]

  • African-American/Black Community Gathering Aug. 22, 2018

African-American/Black Community Gathering for Students and Parents | Las Escuelas Públicas de Salem-Keizer abordan la equidad en colaboración con NAACP, Coalición de Iglesias

August 10, 2018|Comments Off on African-American/Black Community Gathering for Students and Parents | Las Escuelas Públicas de Salem-Keizer abordan la equidad en colaboración con NAACP, Coalición de Iglesias

On Wednesday, August 22, the Coalition of Churches and Salem-Keizer’s National Association for the Advancement of Colored People are holding a community gathering. At the gathering, Superintendent Christy Perry of Salem-Keizer Public Schools will address [...]

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Resolution Authorizing SKPS as Law Enforcement Agency Withdrawn

August 1, 2018|Comments Off on Resolution Authorizing SKPS as Law Enforcement Agency Withdrawn

Following a meeting with representatives from the community, Superintendent Christy Perry made the recommendation to the Salem-Keizer Board of Education that a resolution authorizing SKPS as a law enforcement agency be withdrawn. “What we heard [...]

  • Phone survey regarding possible boundary adjustments begins August 6

District Seeks Public Input in Possible Boundary Adjustments Through Phone Survey

July 30, 2018|Comments Off on District Seeks Public Input in Possible Boundary Adjustments Through Phone Survey

Desplazarse hacia abajo para leer esta historia en español   In preparation to utilize the additional space being constructed at some schools in the 2018 bond program, a boundary adjustment process will begin soon. The [...]

  • Salem-Keizer Boundary Adjustment Process

With Bond Measure’s Passage, Salem-Keizer Board Hears Process to Ensure Additional Capacity Fully Utilized

July 25, 2018|Comments Off on With Bond Measure’s Passage, Salem-Keizer Board Hears Process to Ensure Additional Capacity Fully Utilized

Feeder system boundaries may be adjusted to anticipate growth After the successful passage of the $619.7 million bond measure, Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) has begun planning for construction. In 2019, Gubser Elementary, Waldo Middle, Judson [...]

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