When students return to school this fall for the 2020-21 school year, they will have the opportunity to select a new robust learning option. On Monday, July 13, SKPS opened applications for a new, comprehensive online academy: Enhanced Digital and Guided Education (EDGE). Applications for EDGE are now being accepted! Students and families can learn [...]
Back to School Update for Fall 2020 | Actualización sobre el regreso a la escuela para el otoño del 2020
With new guidance coming out from the Oregon Department of Education last week, Salem-Keizer Public Schools is beginning to finalize details for the 2020-21 school year. Our planning teams are trying to maximize face-to-face, on-site learning for all of our students. We believe that increasing on-site learning in a safe environment is best for all [...]
Principal Casebeer wants to say "thank you" to students and families, and introduces you to your new principal, Mrs. Coyle!
For the 2020-21 school year, Amy Coyle will take on a new role as principal at Wright Elementary following the retirement of Sara Casebeer. Amy currently serves as an assistant principal at Scott Elementary School in Salem. Amy is originally from Oregon, but started her career as an educator in Phoenix, AZ. She gained experience [...]
Ariana Recher was just selected for the Oregon Symphony Salem Music Educator of the Year! The award and selection process goes through rigorous interviews and observations of teachers in all grades and music content. It is a wonderful honor and distinction for her and the flourishing music program at Wright Elementary school. Additionally, the Wright [...]
Enroll Now for Preschool and Head Start | Inscriban a sus niños ahora para el preescolar y Head Start
Enroll Now for Preschool and Head Start Do you have a child who will be three of four years old by September 10, 2020? Now is the perfect time to apply for preschool! During the preschool years, children begin to build the brain structures that will help them be successful students. Attending high-quality preschool [...]
Do you have a child who will be five years old or older by September 10, 2020? Now is the perfect time to register for kindergarten! Registering prior to the start of the year helps our schools prepare the best possible education for your child by making staffing decisions, helping you know about summer [...]
Welcome Back To School, Faye Wright Falcons, as we embark on the NEXT CHAPTER.
Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) has released the initial phase of supplemental learning materials available online. Resources for supplemental learning are not intended to replace classroom instruction or district-adopted curriculum. No content will be graded and all of these activities are optional. The materials include supplemental materials based on grade level and include daily activities coupled [...]
This is a bilingual message from Superintendent Christy Perry and Elementary Level Director Olga Cobb for our community. Message from Salem-Keizer Public Schools - March 20, 2020