School News

Lead testing in water.

Posted October 10, 2019

Out school water has been tested for lead and all of our designated fixtures have passed on the flushed sample. To read the complete letter please see the link below.

Salem Lead Testing Letter

Nutrition Break Supervisors Needed

Posted October 4, 2019

Salem is looking for anyone interested in helping out with Nutrition Break supervision. We are in need of permanent staff to fill in during second break on Monday, Thursday and Friday. We are also looking for anyone that might be interested in covering 20 minutes of supervision in the mornings before the school day …

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Job action and labour updates: Information for parents/guardians 

Posted October 3, 2019

Parents/guardians are encouraged to visit www.ugdsb.ca/labour for on-going updates from the school board regarding provincial job action. 

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Change to Climbing Dates

Posted September 30, 2019

Unfortunately we have had to postpone our climbing course, that was set to happen over the next three days, until January. Climbing has been rescheduled for January 13, 14, & 15th. The silver lining is that the company has some additional equipment that will be arriving prior to our January date so we will …

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Talking About Mental Health October 2019

Posted September 29, 2019

I hope that you had a wonderful summer and start to the new school year!  Even with the fun of summer and the excitement of the first day of school behind us, returning to school can be a stressful and exciting time for both students and their families.  Add to that new teachers, new …

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Environmental Activities to help celebrate our planet!

Posted September 29, 2019

OCT 2nd IS INTERNATIONAL WALK TO SCHOOL DAY!

A walk outdoors is good for our hearts and minds!
Participate in International Walk to School Day on October 2nd 2019!
In October we celebrate “active travel” by encouraging students to walk or bike between home and school, or to actively travel as much as they can in …

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Orange Shirt Day – Monday September 30th

Posted September 28, 2019

Thanks to everyone for wearing your orange shirt on Monday.

Orange Shirt

EQAO Results

Posted September 19, 2019

This coming month, parents and guardians will receive their child’s Individual Student Report (ISR). This report contains their child’s results from the Assessments of Reading, Writing and Mathematics, Primary and Junior Divisions, administered in spring 2019. These results did not impact students’ report cards last year.

EQAO results offer an independent snapshot that shows whether …

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Pita Pit

Posted September 18, 2019

Starting October 2nd and running on Wednesday’s till October 30th we are offering Pita Pit as a lunch option for students. If you are interested in purchasing Pita Pit for your child please order through School Cash Online.

Dental Screening

Posted September 18, 2019

Please take a moment to read the attached letter regarding the upcoming dental screening at Salem. Dental Screening

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