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Salem Christian School is a private middle school in Salem. 115 students attend Salem Christian School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. The student to teacher ratio at Salem Christian School is 12:1. Woodbury School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School
Black, non-Hispanic 9%
White, non-Hispanic 84%
Asian/Pacific Islander 7%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0%
Multiracial 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (11 months ago)

    Salem Christian School (in Salem NH) is very much like a big family! I really enjoy seeing the 8th graders mentoring the 1st graders. Both sets of children seem to really enjoy the experience!

  • (1 year ago)

    The academics at Salem Christian are excellent. I personally know many of our graduating 8th grade students who have gone on to excellent private high schools and top colleges. In fact our 2011 8th grade class ranked in the top 1% in reading social studies and science and in the top 2% in all other areas on national standardized testing. Our whole school ranks in the top 22% in national standardized testing. We are proud to have our child here at SCS and we know that she is getting a great academic education as well as a strong spiritual foundation and Godly life principles.

  • (1 year ago)

    If you want your kid to be mentally challenged but be as spiritually close as possible to God then this is the school for you but if you want your child to get somewhere in life other than being a priest then this school is NOT for you. The standard of education is so low here that when my family moved my kids were placed in the lowest level for education from being all A+'s in SCS. They used to be dissapointed when they got an A- in SCS but now they are happy if they manage to get a B in our public school. Please don't make the same mistake i did and send your kids to this private school that also charges way to much and has the most absurd rules ever. My son was once given a detention just for having hair that was a little bit too long.

  • (1 year ago)

    SCS has a 30 yr reputation of quality education based on morality And superb academics. Very caring teachers small student-teacher ratio and creative/nurturing environment make this a top choice for our two children. You won't find a better value for a quality faith filled education!

  • (1 year ago)

    I love Salem Christian School because they hold to a Biblicaly based education in a world that continues to stray away from His word. The teachers are caring and help to develop the best in students.

  • (1 year ago)

    Salem Christian School is the first experience my daughter has ever had with a classroom setting and boy did I make the right decision. The environment is just amazing and the teachers are phenomenal. They not only taught my daughter the curriculum but helped her learn important character traits along the way. I am so happy that due to her age my daughter will be attending preschool again this year and can continue growing with the same amazing group of teachers faculty students and parents. I LOVE this school and completely trust that my daughter is cared for and nurtured in an environment that is designed to help her meet her full potential not just learn to write her name.

  • (1 year ago)

    Excellent school ! Good education good teachers good church too... Very welcoming and friendly environment!! My daughter loves it..

  • (1 year ago)

    Our family LOVES SCS! My 3 girls all attend now and we have seen an amazing difference in them both academically and socially as compared to their public school experience. The staff are committed and care about each child. I have one child who was struggling academically and the teacher was incredible at identifying areas of weakness and devloping strategies to help her overcome these challenges. She now loves school again. I have another child who finds school easy and the teachers are able to challenge her and keep her moving in the right direction. Dress code makes mornings easy as kids just have to decide what color to wear!

  • (2 years ago)

    The preschool and kindergarden program are excellent! Our daughter loves going to preschool and learns so many great social and academic skills. The teachers are really on top of things and have created an interesting curriculum and learning environment. One of the best things is that our daughter is taught so many solid life values through the curriculum and classroom interactions. The school has helped her develop into a well behaved caring and interested young person.

  • (3 years ago)

    My wife and I absolutely love this school. Our daughter is finishing up her 3rd year there and we couldn't be happier. Our daughter loves it there. It is a great staff academics are top notch the dedication of the staff is the best.. my daughter loves going to school everyday that should tell you something. The school building is beautiful and well kept. It is a great environment. We feel like we have found a hidden gem.

  • (7 years ago)

    My special needs son attended preschool at Salem Christian for about six weeks. The principal and teacher did not know how to accomodate him. If you have a child with special needs I cannot recommend this school.

  • (8 years ago)

    My husband and I are very pleased with the quality of the education offered at Salem Christian School. The staff cares about each and every child in the school. They go out of their way to help where help is needed. When my oldest child graduated from the school the one thing that stuck out about being in public school was that the teachers really did not 'love' her like the teachers at SCS did. It was quite an adjustment. I would not trade my children's education at SCS for anything in the world. They are who they are partially because they have had loving and caring teachers in their lives. Thank you to all of the faculity and staff at the school for putting Christ first in their lives and letting that show to the children in their card day after day.

  • (9 years ago)

    I have been attending this school since sceond grade and will be graduating this year .The quality of the academic programs at this school is atrocious. The books are torn and falling apart and the teachers are more often off topic than talking about what they are supposed to. Most subjects are more behind than they would be at a normal public school. Art is probably the best part of this school because the art teacher is absolutely amazing. There are no sports at this school. The only extracurricular activities at this school is bowling club and ballet. The dress code is unbelieveable in the worst way possible.

  • (9 years ago)

    I absolutely LOVE Salem Christian School!!! One of our daughters graduated in 2002 and our other daughter came in 2nd grade. She was told that she was 'learning disabled' at her First Grade public school. She just needed a loving disciplined Bible-baased curriculum. She went 5 years & was an honor roll student. I agree with every word that the previous writer wrote. We moved to the Midwest in 2003 and the one thing that we miss DEARLY is SCS! Mrs. Spencer Mr. Long Mrs. Wayman Mrs. Haynes Mrs. Papia Mrs. Salcito Mrs. Clark Mrs. Hanson and all of the staff & teachers are the best.

  • (9 years ago)

    My daugter is finishing up her first year and my husband and I are just thrilled about how much she has learned this year. The staff is like family and the children are held to a certain standard for behavior which is important to us. Her academics are fantastic. We love that she is free to speak about religion.

  • (10 years ago)

    We couldn't be happier with Salem Christian School. Our son is completing his first year there and he has blossomed. The low student-teacher ratio means my child has received the individual attention he needs. His education has been well rounded with all the traditional subjects art music phys. ed and Bible studies as well as a weekly school-wide chapel session on Wednesdays. He has grown academically socially and spiritually. He knowledge of right and wrong appropriate boundaries and what God wants for us has grown tremendously. We are tremendously pleased that he is in a safe secure environment where learning is encouraged and rules are enforced something you don't always see in public education. We love the sense of community that teachers staff parents and children are all working together to improve the school environment and prepare the students for their future endeavors. I give the school a resounding A-plus!

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