Seventeen Salem Academy seniors have qualified for John & Abigail Adams Scholarships. The scholarship rewards students for their high academic achievement and performance on the grade 10 English Language Arts and Mathematics MCAS exams. Qualified students are entitled to four years of free tuition upon acceptance to a public Massachusetts state college or university or community college. Eligibility is based on students having scores of Proficient and (at least one) Advanced on the grade 10 ELA and Math MCAS and having combined scores on MCAS ELA and Math exams that have placed them in the top 25 percent of students in the graduating class (Class of 2015) in their district.
Adams Scholars: Uliana Certan, Jake Craven, Daniel Darmody, Precious Edebiri, Adesuwa Eghe, Itua Eghe, Roy Galang, Gabriella Gonzalez, Jennifer Gorman, Darnell Henriquez, William Lewis, Andrew Lussier, Andrew Mesrobian, Lina Nguyen, Brenda Paredes-Arce, Sarah Penley and Kaila Walters.
For more about the scholarship, please visit: http://www.doe.mass.edu/mcas/adams.html
Salem Academy has formed a team to run in the longest relay race in the United States this September. The race is 208 miles, winding through New Hampshire from Cannon Mountain Ski Resort in Franconia to Hampton Beach State Park in Hampton Beach. This year’s team: Chris Anderson, Bruce Campbell, Greg Cate, Peter Copelas, Brendan Ellis, Sean Gass, Michael Higgins, Rachel Hunt, Colin Maclay, Ben Petrides, Vince Sheahan and Dan Smith. Drivers are Linda St.Pierre and Brenda Silva. Not only is the race a team-builder and a fitness initiative, but it is also an important fundraiser. Donations can be made online at: http://www.firstgiving.com/sacsrtb2014
Salem Academy opened its doors to all students for the 2014-2015 school year on Thursday, August 22nd, 2014! We would like to introduce you to our senior class! REACH for College!
We’ve started our 11th year off strong and full of service with the Ice Bucket Challenge to support ALS Research and a great performance by our staff, parents, and community friends in our 6th annual Reach the Beach Relay! A huge shout out to Captain Cate for his great organization of our RTB Team! We […]
It’s hard to believe, but we are wrapping up our last official week of vacation here at SACS! Our walls are painted, the floors are being waxed, and you may have seen the Facebook pictures of what our Learning Common looks like at the moment as we get ready to install new carpeting. We have […]
As we wrap up our 10th year, we thank Rachel Hunt, our founding Head of School, for her vision and tenacity in establishing our school! We wish her all the best in her future endeavors and will continue to express our gratitude by ensuring that all of our students “Reach for College”! To our students […]
@SACSAthletics is hosting s special event this Friday, October 10th, 2014! Family, Fans and Friends can “tune in” and watch our home game online! This is a first-time for Salem Academy Athletics on LiveFeed! Girls Varsity Soccer Kicks-off at 3:00pm! Boys Varsity Soccer Kicks-off at 4:15pm! http://www.salemacademycs.org/athletics/sacs-athletics-livefeed/ Be sure to tune in! We would love […]
It’s time for The Salem Education Foundation’s annual Food For Thought Raffle! The Food For Thought Raffle is a major source of The Salem Education Foundation’s grant funds. The ultimate prize is dinner for two anywhere in the world! Students have the opportunity to sell Food For Thought raffle tickets in their Connections groups. Incentives for […]
A recent Salem News article on the release of MCAS scores shares “Salem Academy Charter School — a public school serving grades 6-12 — has sustained its Level 1 rating for three years now. Students scored substantially higher than the state average on English Language Arts, math and science exams.” Read the full article here: Most area […]
The Reach the Beach / REACH Day tradition is a celebration of fitness, health, and wellness. With positive adult role models and active participation by students, the event galvanizes the community, builds school spirit, and helps students learn the importance of healthy lifestyles. It also serves as an attractive fund raising opportunity in support of […]