School Council News

Student Arrival and Dismissal at Salem Public School

Posted October 2, 2020

We have made some changes to the drop-off/pick-up for our students to ensure that students and parents can continue to physically distance! Please review this information to help plan for dropping off and picking up. Walking and cycling to and from school are great ways to be active and healthy.

The …

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September Minutes for School Council Meeting

Posted September 29, 2020

Meeting Minutes – September 22, 2020

Start time: 6:35pm – End time: 7:30pm

Virtually attended by:

Natasha Skerritt, Jane Ridd, Ashley Watson, Andrea Catteau, Johanna Hilditch, Vicki Scott-Reid, Clayton Boucher, Erika O’Krafka


No prior minutes to review from last year.


Re-Elected Ashley Watson/Jane Ridd as 2020-2021 Co-Chairs
Elected Vicki Scott-Reid as 2020-2021 Treasurer
Elected Johanna Hilditch as 2020-2021 …

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School Council Dates – 2020-2021

Posted September 2, 2020

As a council we will meet this year on the following dates. Our meetings will be one hour in length. We will start at 6:30 and aim to be finished by 7:30.

At this time meetings will be virtual – through Google Meet.

September 22, 2020

November 24, 2020

February 23, 2020

May 25, 2020

We hope you will consider …

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2020 Salem Opening Poster

Posted August 26, 2020

2020 Salem Opening Poster

Well wishes from the staff of Salem PS.

Posted June 23, 2020

The staff of Salem Public School have put together a special message for our students. It includes appreciation and acknowledgement of our award recipients, special messages for our Grade 6 graduates and well wishes for all our students and families. We hope you enjoy.

Salem Staff wish our students well!  Link to Video



Let’s Talk About Racism

Posted June 19, 2020

Dear Parents, Guardians and Caregivers

The Upper Grand District School Board is committed to disrupting and addressing  systemic racism and oppression in all of its forms.  We are committed to making  sure the work we do is fully transparent and accountable to all Upper Grand students, staff, families, and stakeholders.

If you are a racialized student …

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Report Card and Other Items for Pick Up

Posted June 17, 2020

June 17, 2020

Dear Salem Families, 

Please read the letter below and don’t hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or concerns. Please do not come to the school if; You have symptoms (fever, cough, runny nose, sore throat or shortness of breath), have travelled outside of Canada …

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Mother’s Pantry

Posted March 5, 2020

Coming home soon, the Mother’s Pantry fundraiser. Funds raised will go towards supporting the end of the year school trip and/or student activities and resources. Forms will be coming home March 11 and need to be returned to school on March 25th. Thanks for all you do to support the school!

Minutes for Salem PS Parent Council Meeting Feb 25/2020

Posted March 4, 2020

Attendance: Ashley Watson; Lindsey Allan; Andrea Catteau; Johanna Hilditch; Vicki Wyga; Erika O’Krafka; Alysha McDonald; Natasha Skerritt; Colleen Trudeau; Andrea Dorey; Allyson Dubler

6:35 start

No minutes for review from last meeting

No skating this year due to a lot of inconsistencies of the school schedule, difficult to plan around the rotating strike days.

Holiday Lunch recap: all …

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Fundraising Plan for 2019-2020

Posted October 14, 2019

Thanks to everyone for supporting Salem Public School. Please see the attached information about fundraising and events run this year by School Council.

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