Inside the Tribe
November 3, 2023
October Recap at SHS
PBIS Shining Stars for October
Lady Running NOLES Headed to State
Last Wednesday, October 25th, our Running NOLES were in action competing in the Region 4-AAA Cross Country Championship at Morgan County. Both teams had great results all season.
Our Lady Running NOLES are headed to the State Finals in Carrollton this Saturday, November 4th, at 12:00 PM.
Let's Go Lady NOLES!!
SHS Homecoming 2023
Homecoming 2023 was held on Friday, October 6th, during Fall Break.
Congratulations to our Salem High School 2023 Homecoming King, Jontraves Jones and
Homecoming Queen Ms. Zoie Anderson and to all student representatives on the court!
Thank you to Ms. Liggins and SGA for all of their hard work to make all Homecoming events a memorable one for our students!!
SHS Earns Top Honors for the "Be the People Voter Drive" Contest
SHS was recently recognized by the Georgia Center for Civic Engagement as the winner of the 2023 Be the People Voter Drive contest for registering the most students out of more than 80 schools across the state. The competition took place over 30 days and high schools throughout the state were encouraged to register all students 17.5 years and older.
The students won a trip to the Georgia Governor’s Mansion which will include a tour led by Georgia First Lady Marty Kemp and a luncheon with former Senator Kelly Loeffler and other elected officials.
Congratulations to our Social Studies teachers, Mr. Andrae Sparkman and Mrs. Sherisse Liggins; Counselor, Ms. Megan Mitchell, SGA student members and all other organizations that helped make this voter drive a success!!
Salem Fine Arts Got Talent
ONE Awesome ACT 🎭
On Friday, October 27th, Mr. Roper's drama students participated in the One Act competition. A BIG Congratulations to them for earning Superior and Excellent scores and placing 3rd overall. A special shout-out to seniors, Kavoriana Harris and Joseph Warner, Jr. for earning All-Cast Member Awards. Way to represent NOLES!!
It was a busy fall season for Ms. Senior and her chorus students as they held two performances.
On Sept. 28th, the chorus participated in the Rockdale Choral Expo held at Davis Middle School and October 24th they held their Fall Concert, Musical Fever. Both events brought in a packed house and outstanding performances! Great job Ms. Senior and our singing SemiNOLES!!
💡 Teacher Spotlight 💡
Students are Always "Science-ing" in Ms. Murdock's Class!
In this highly interactive and collaborative lesson, students were testing for various macromolecules as they tried to solve a murder mystery that happened right here in Conyers, GA (hypothetically speaking, of course)! 😉
Miss Reid and her Economic Students "Go to Lunch"
On Tuesday, October 17th, Ms. Reid's Economics class were invited to attend the Georgia Council for Economic Education (GCEE) Minority Women in Economics Luncheon. The young ladies enjoyed the invaluable experience of breaking bread and learning from minority women in the workforce.
Mark Your Calendars
November is National Apply to College Month
Seniors, it does not matter if you want to go into the workforce, attend technical school, trade school, or attend a 4-year university. There is a session for you and the counseling department will help you with the process and applications. Students who register and apply to at least 5 colleges will receive an incentive. But you MUST sign up and attend the sessions to be eligible for the incentive. See the image below for important dates. Click the image to access the form to register for the events you are interested in attending.
SHS International Entertainment & Business Leadership Academy
Audio Video Technology & Film
Web & Digital Design
World Languages (French & Spanish)
Marine Corps JROTC
Apply Now by scanning the QR Code or by clicking the image to access the application.
If so please scan the QR Code or click the image below to access the form to register for Saturday School .
November 4: Girls Cross Country
November 7: Flag Football - Salem vs. Winder/Newton @ Newton (6:30 / 7:30 PM)
November 8: Senior Panoramic (Football Field @ 8:45 AM)
November 8: Specialty and Choice Open House for International Entertainment and Business Leadership (SHS @ 5:30 PM)
November 8: Varsity & JV Boys Basketball (Scrimmage) vs. Weber (Home JV-6:00 PM / V-7:30 PM)
November 10: Specialty and Choice application window November 10 - December 15
November 10: Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Miller Grove (Home @ 6:00 PM)
November 11: Saturday School
November 13: Flag Football - Salem vs. Rockdale/Heritage (5:30 PM / 7:30 PM)
November 14: Varsity Girls & Boys Basketball vs. Rockdale (Home: G-6:00 PM / B-7:30 PM)
November 15: 9th Grade & JV Boys Basketball vs. Alcovy (Home 9th- 4:30 PM / JV-6:00 PM)
November 15: JV Boys Basketball @ Alcovy (7:30 PM)
November 17: Girls & Boys Varsity Basketball @ Lithonia (G-5:30 PM / B-7:00 PM)
November 18: 9th Grade & JV Boys Basketball @ Newton (9th 11:30 AM / JV 1:00 PM)
November 18: Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Creekside Christian (Home @ 2:30 PM)
November 20th - 24th: Thanksgiving Break