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Contact Info

District Office

Salem-Keizer Public Schools
Oregon School District 24J
2450 Lancaster Drive 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, Public Engagement Specialist
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 siz

Director of Community Relations/Communications, Lillian Govus, APR: 2MB file size

Email Newsletters

Monday Minutes E-Newsletter

Monday Minutes is a weekly email newsletter covering important information throughout Salem-Keizer Public Schools. Editions are released each Monday and are available in both English and Spanish languages. When subscribing, please indicate your language of preference.

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District News Feed

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Salem-Keizer Board of Directors Votes to Approve Boundary Adjustments

February 13, 2019|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Board of Directors Votes to Approve Boundary Adjustments

The Salem-Keizer Board of Directors voted 5-2 last night to approve the boundary adjustment proposal brought forward by the Boundary Review Task Force. Directors Blasi and Lippold opposed. The boundary adjustments will go into effect [...]

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All Salem-Keizer Public Schools Closed Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019

February 5, 2019|Comments Off on All Salem-Keizer Public Schools Closed Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019

All Salem-Keizer Public Schools are closed today due to inclement weather. All afternoon and evening activities are also canceled. This snow day may be added back in the end of the school year during the [...]

  • Salem Keizer Every Day 24J

Salem-Keizer Public Schools Sees Improvement in Regular Attenders Across District

January 31, 2019|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Public Schools Sees Improvement in Regular Attenders Across District

Nearly 1,400 students have improved their attendance rates by 10 percentage points or more in Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS). At the beginning of this school year, SKPS launched “Every Day 24J” to raise awareness with [...]

  • SKPS Graduation Rates 2017-18

2017-18 Salem-Keizer Graduation Rates Grow by Three Percentage Points

January 24, 2019|Comments Off on 2017-18 Salem-Keizer Graduation Rates Grow by Three Percentage Points

More students than ever are walking across the stage to receive their diplomas in Salem-Keizer Public Schools. According to results released today from the Oregon Department of Education, Salem-Keizer’s graduation rate grew by more than [...]

  • Oregon US Senate Youth Program Winners

Two SKPS Seniors Selected as Student Delegates for the United States Senate Youth Program

January 24, 2019|Comments Off on Two SKPS Seniors Selected as Student Delegates for the United States Senate Youth Program

The United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) recently announced the selection of two Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) seniors, Kudzai Kapurura from South Salem High, and Justin Thach from West Salem High, to serve on the [...]

  • Boundary Adjustments Proposal Jan 22, 2019

Salem-Keizer School Board Discusses Boundary Adjustments, Hears First Reading of Adjustment Proposal

January 23, 2019|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer School Board Discusses Boundary Adjustments, Hears First Reading of Adjustment Proposal

The Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) Board of Education discussed the Boundary Review Task Force’s recommendations for boundary adjustments at work session on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019. Co-chairs of the Boundary Review Task Force Adriana Miranda [...]

  • Erich Herber - Coach of the Year

West Salem High School Track and Field Coach Awarded Northwest Coach of the Year

January 22, 2019|Comments Off on West Salem High School Track and Field Coach Awarded Northwest Coach of the Year

Each year, the National Federation for State High School Associations (NFHS) Coaches Association recognizes outstanding coaches with state, sectional and national awards. NFHS oversees high school sports and performing arts activities across the nation serving [...]

  • Boundary Adjustments 2019

Salem-Keizer School Board Receives Task Force Recommendations for Boundary Adjustments

January 16, 2019|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer School Board Receives Task Force Recommendations for Boundary Adjustments

The Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) Board of Education received a recommendation report on boundary adjustments at its business meeting Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. The report describes the work of the Boundary Review Task Force, a [...]

  • Behavior Supports in Salem-Keizer Meeting

Salem-Keizer Public Schools to Host Information Session on Behavioral Supports

January 4, 2019|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Public Schools to Host Information Session on Behavioral Supports

This free event provided in partnership with Creating Opportunities Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) Office of Behavioral Learning and Student Services will be hosting a free information session on behavior supports available to students across the [...]

  • SKPS Monday Minutes Spanish Language

Las Escuelas Públicas de Salem-Keizer presentan su boletín de noticias y su página de Facebook en el idioma español

December 19, 2018|Comments Off on Las Escuelas Públicas de Salem-Keizer presentan su boletín de noticias y su página de Facebook en el idioma español

Aproximadamente uno de cada tres estudiantes de las Escuelas Públicas de Salem-Keizer habla un idioma diferente al inglés en su casa. Un cuarenta por ciento de los estudiantes de las Escuelas Públicas de Salem-Keizer (SKPS, [...]

  • SKPS Monday Minutes Spanish Language

Salem-Keizer Public Schools Launches Spanish Language Newsletter and Facebook Page

December 19, 2018|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Public Schools Launches Spanish Language Newsletter and Facebook Page

Nearly one in three SKPS students speaks a language other than English at home. Forty percent of Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) students identify as Hispanic, and nearly one in three SKPS students speaks a language [...]

  • SKPS Boundary Adjustments Meeting 2018

Salem-Keizer Public Schools Seeks Community Input on School Boundary Adjustments at Dec. 4 Listening Sessions

November 30, 2018|Comments Off on Salem-Keizer Public Schools Seeks Community Input on School Boundary Adjustments at Dec. 4 Listening Sessions

Links to surveys on Task Force Proposal #4 can be found on the boundary adjustments page. Parents, students, school neighbors and community members are invited to attend a Boundary Review Task Force Listening Session on [...]

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