This month more than 150 Salem High School graduating and postsecondary students have applied for Salem High School Alumni Association scholarships.
Selection will occur over the next month with an announcement of recipients at our upcoming SHSAA Scholarship Award Ceremony Saturday, May 22, 2021.
Thank you to all students who applied and to our generous donors for your assistance in helping our graduates achieve their career goals.
We are happy to welcome visitors Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come and explore more than 100 years of Salem High School memories. Visit our newly renovated lobby and second floor.
Alumni and friends may also call the office at 330-332-1427 for assistance and to request a visit.
Facial coverings and social distancing are required for all visitors.
$318,250 Awarded to 88 Students
On May 1, 2020, the Salem High School Alumni Association awarded 98 scholarships totaling $318,250 to recent graduates, postsecondary students, and current Salem High School students.
Browse Salem High School Yearbooks
Our database includes 20,000 alumni from as far back as the first graduation class of 1865.
We also have an extensive collection of Salem High School yearbooks back to 1893 both online and at our office.
The Salem High School Alumni Association Societies recognize the generosity of our donors who have made a difference in the lives of Salem High School graduates for more than 100 years.
For more information, please contact us at 330-332-1427.
We honor our past members and look forward to our future.
The Salem High School Alumni Association has a database of more than 20,000 alumni dating back to the first graduating class of 1865.
Consider a memorial donation which help fund our scholarships for the benefit of future alumni.
Memorial Society recognition is bestowed on individuals or families who have given or bequeathed funds or for whom memorial donations have been made totaling at least $10,000 but less than $100,000.
Named Scholarships and higher-levels of recognition are bestowed for donations of $100,000 or more.
Thank you to all who have supported our "Building for the Future" campaign to keep memories alive in downtown Salem.
We have successfully replaced the building's deteriorating front foundation and façade.
These repairs, along with renovation of the second floor, will assist in providing a welcoming and safe environment where alumni can gather and where high school memorabilia can be displayed. We invite you to visit.
Although recognition for donations ended in 2019, we are still welcoming donations toward the project.
Hon. Dean Hansell, a 1970 graduate of Salem High School, has been selected Honored Alumnus for 2020.
The Salem High School Alumni Association began honoring an outstanding alumnus in 1958.
Recipients of this honor are recognized for their outstanding or unusual contributions in areas such as community and/or professional service.
The Salem High School Alumni Association encourages alumni to nominate a graduate of Salem High School for the Honored Alumnus Award for the coming year by December 1.
Upcoming SHSAA Sponsored Events:
- SHSAA Student Award Ceremony - Saturday, May 22, 2021
- SHSAA All-Class Reunion and 140th Annual Meeting - Saturday, August 7, 2021 - more information forthcoming
Planning a reunion or gathering of alumni? Let us know what you have planned, and we will post it for others.
Salem High School Alumni Association is proud of the rich military experience of our alumni.
We have information on hundreds of alumni who have served in the military.
Feel free to search and admire the distinguished careers and accomplishments of our alumni.
Please encourage other alumni or their families to submit their military information.