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Senior Locker Decorating - Parent Activity

on Wed, 04/27/2016 - 12:36

Saturday, May 14 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Attention parents of seniors (12th graders)! Celebrate your graduating senior and make them feel special by decorating their locker! This is a yearly tradition for the senior class.

Parents enter North Salem High School's that afternoon from the front entrance on 14th Street. Check in (with supplies) with the parent rep in the main hall, and you will be directed to your students locker. Bring adhesives that will not remove the paint from the locker, and scissors.Traditionally, lockers are decorated with photos, decorative cut-outs, paper and other decorations. 

These will remain on the students' lockers until graduation. Have fun, get creative and show your senior how proud you are of them!

Reimagine Education in Oregon

on Tue, 04/19/2016 - 15:01

A Marion and Polk County Community Forum on April 28, 2016

On April 28, 2016, state and local leaders will be holding an education forum in our community and they want to hear from you! You are invited to join with other members of our community to reimagine education in our state. Come learn more about Oregon’s education initiatives, contribute to a discussion on the factors supporting student success, and get your questions answered by local and state education leaders.

The community forum will be held at Claggett Creek Middle School from 6:00-7:30 pm on April 28, 2016. You can find additional information, including other community forums around the state, on the Oregon Department of Education website at:

Improving education in Oregon takes a community. Come add your voice to the conversation and help us reimagine education in Oregon!  We look forward to seeing you there.

Reimagíne la educación en Oregón: Un foro comunitario de los condados de Marion y Polk el 28 de abril de 2016

¡El 28 de april de 2016, los líderes estatales y locales llevarán a cabo un foro de educación en nuestra comunidad y quieren escuchar sus ideas!  Usted está invitado a unirse a otros miembros de nuestra comunidad a re-imaginar la educación en nuestro estado.  Venga y aprenda más acerca de las iniciativas de educación de Oregón, contribuya a la plática sobre los factores que apoyan el éxito del estudiante y obtenga respuestas a sus preguntas por los líderes de educación estatal y local.  

El foro comunitario se llevará a cabo en el Claggett Creek Middle School de 6:00 pm-7:30 pm el 28 de abril de 2016.  Usted puede encontrar información adicional, incluyendo otros foros comunitarios en todo el estado, en el sitio web del Departamento de Educación de Oregón en:

Mejorar la educación en Oregón necesita una comunidad.  ¡Venga y añada su voz a la conversación y ayúdenos a re-imaginar la educación en Oregón! Esperamos contar con su presencia.

Class of 2016 Scholarship and Awards Survey

on Mon, 04/18/2016 - 10:12

Please complete this form and submit it before May 27th, 2016. This information is used for the North Salem Graduation Program and the Viking Graduate Board in the first floor main hallway. Please respond with the letters "NA" for questions that do not apply to you. If you receive any scholarships after May 27th, please resubmit the form, however not all the information will be included in the commencement program. Thank you for taking your time to complete this survey. Congratulations on your accomplishments! Go Viks! 

Click on the link for the survey and follow the instructions as you complete the form.

Class of 2016 Scholarship and Awards Survey

Senior Parent Graduation Information Meeting

on Wed, 04/13/2016 - 11:23

Parents may attend the Parent Graduation Information Meeting on Monday, May 2 at 7:00 p.m. in the Library. For a sneak preview of the Class of 2016 Senior Newsletter with all of the dates and details for seniors, please click on the PDFs below to view your translation choice. A hard copy is also being mailed to the homes of each graduate of the Class of North Salem High School 2016.

No School Friday, April 29th

on Mon, 03/28/2016 - 10:29

There will be no classes held on Friday, April 29th. This day is a professional developement/grading day for secondary teachers.

Summer School Information

on Thu, 03/03/2016 - 15:42

CTE Summer Camps - June, July and August 2016

The Career and Technical Education program is offering high school students and middle school students the opportunity to attend free CTE camps this summer. Register online or print our and return the PDF paper registration form on the District website linked to this announcement. Registration deadline is May 6, 2016.

Summer Transition Program - for incoming 9th graders

  • June 20 - July 21
  • 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Breakfast served at 7:45 a.m. and lunch immediately after dismissal
  • Transportation will depart at 12:45

Questions??? Contact Stacie Creighton at 503-399-3241

Summer Credit Recovery (for grades 9-12)

  • June 27 - July 21
  • 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Breakfast and lunch will be available
  • Students can complete credits in Math, English and Social Studies

Contact your counselor to reserve your spot today!

State Testing Opt Out Information

on Thu, 12/03/2015 - 08:26

Information from the Oregon Department of Education about parents' right to opt students out of state testing is available for pick-up from the North Salem Business Office starting January 1, 2016. The information includes the state's official notice and opt-out form. Please contact principal Cynthia Richardson if you have questions about the opt-out process, or about state tests given in our school.