About Us

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School Colors

Blue & Gold

School Mascot


Faye R. Wright
Elementary School

4060 Lone Oak Road SE
Salem, OR 97302

Phone: 503-399-3198
Fax: 503-391-4090

Principal: Amy Coyle

Office Manager: Lynda Cunningham

More About Us

Wright Elementary School is named after Faye R. Wright. Ms. Wright was the second woman member of the Salem School Board. She served as a Board Member from 1932 until her death in 1954. The Salem School Board named a new school in her honor. Faye Wright School was completed in 1963.

Wright Elementary School is located in South Salem and has an enrollment of 450+ in grades kindergarten through fifth grade.

The staff at Wright is dedicated to improving student performance in all areas. In recent years, staff has participated in a variety of trainings and in-services designed to improve student learning and general school climate.

Additional Programs:

  • Steps to Respect
  • Bully Blockers-a prevention program
  • Fourth and Fifth Grade Choir
  • Band and Orchestra
  • School-wide Recycling
  • Student Council

Mission Statement

Success at Wright is fostered through a strong academic program that encourages learners to develop their individual potential in a safe and caring environment.