Salem Academy Christian Schools

At Salem Academy we believe education is personal - from admissions to graduation.
We believe college starts here - with a wide selection of dual credit courses! Our mission is to provide an excellent education, from a Christ-centered, Biblical perspective, so that our students might know and serve God.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
National Christian School Association (NCSA)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1945

Student Body

Total Students613 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Salem Academy Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced Courses A.P. English, A.P. Government, A.P. U.S History, Apologetics, Bioethics, Genetics, Honors Advanced Biology, Honors Anatomy, Honors Biology, Honors Calculus, Honors Chemistry, Honors Economics, Honors English III, Honors European History, Honors Physical Science, Honors Physics, Honors Pre-Calculus, Honors Spanish III, Honors Spanish IV, Honors Statistics, Psychology
Average SAT score1124
Average ACT score24
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,700
Tuition NotesTuition varies by grade level; amount shown is the average between K-12.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions DirectorStephanie Jorgensen
Admissions AssociateAngela Jones


Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
SwimmingTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Destination Imagination, Lego Club, LEGO Robotics Club, National Honor Society, Spanish Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Drama, Strings

School Notes

  • It is a great privilege for the faculty and staff of Salem Academy to be able to serve students and families from the Willamette Valley. If you are not already part of the Salem Academy family, we urge you to consider how we might partner with you in providing an excellent educational experience for your student in a Preschool through High School setting, under the umbrella of a Christ-centered distinctive.

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