Mrs. Margaret Humphrey, Principal

Mrs. Laura James, Assistant Principal

1600 Carolyn Road  Salem, VA 24153  540-387-2478

New start time for school this year!  Classes begin at 7:50, so be sure your child arrives before the 7:50 tardy bell!


  • Congratulations Mrs. Crotts!
    The school board recognized the Support Staff Members of SY 15-16.  Congratulations to our own Mrs. Crotts!  Support Staff of the Year!

    Posted Nov 11, 2015, 6:00 AM by Kelly Baer
  • Salem City Library tour for Spanish-speakers on 11/18 and 11/23
    Click on the title of this post to access the flier.

    Click below to open the flier.
    Posted Nov 10, 2015, 7:07 AM by Kelly Baer
  • Upcoming Important Dates!
    Please mark these important dates on your calendar!
    Letters to students with their homeroom assignments are going to be mailed on Thursday, August 27.  
    Kindergarten Orientation is from 9:00-10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 3.
    New Student Orientation is from 11:00-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 3.
    Supply Drop-Off - Students may drop off their supplies and meet their teachers from 11:00-12:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 3.
    PTA Sponsored Back to School Bash - Thursday, September 3, from 11:30-1:30 on Thursday, September 3, in front of the school building.  The PTA plans to sell hotdogs, chips, and water so parents and students can enjoy a picnic lunch on the front playground.  It should be a fun and exciting time for everyone!
    The first day of school is Tuesday, September 8.  The bell rings at 7:50 a.m. this year, and students coming in later than this time are going to be marked tardy.  
    Parents of car riders are encouraged to pick up numbers in the office before the first day of school.
    We look forward to seeing you soon at South Salem School!!
    Posted Aug 24, 2015, 1:03 PM by Margaret Humphrey
  • South Salem Teacher of the Year 2015
    Congratulations to Mrs. Bronwyn Thomas, South Salem Teacher of the Year!

    Posted May 4, 2015, 8:16 AM by Kelly Baer
  • Volunteer Luncheon! All Volunteers Invited!
    Calling all volunteers! Our Volunteer Luncheon is scheduled for Thursday, April 16, at 12:30 in the Kiva. If you have volunteered at South Salem this year for any reason, you are invited to join us! Please RSVP to Laura James at if you plan to attend. We appreciate so much all of you who volunteer to help us, and we look forward to seeing you on Thursday at our Volunteer Luncheon!
    Posted Apr 9, 2015, 6:43 AM by Margaret Humphrey
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