The 2022/2023 Gateway to Prep Schools application is now available. PLEASE NOTE: Our web servers operate on Universal Time which may differ from your time zone, however our system takes that into consideration. If the system permits you to submit, your application will be considered, regardless of the time/date stamped on your application.
The confidence to aspire, the courage to aim high: Salem Academy students discover freedom in the challenge, because in that freedom they discover themselves. Salem Academy is a private college-preparatory school that offers girls with high aspirations a rigorous education in a homelike atmosphere.
We provide a balanced curriculum -- from physics to piano, from art to Latin, from algebra to humanities. We nurture an environment where students can lead full and happy lives, growing into young women of ideas and accomplishments.
Whether in law or medicine, business or the arts, journalism or education, in a social service agency or an executive suite, Salem graduates succeed in their chosen professions. The Academy has a 100% acceptance rate at many of the country's outstanding colleges and universities. Many graduates go on to work in interesting and exciting careers.