Due to winter weather, Salem Academy will open at 10:15 a.m. on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. See our Winter Storm Update page for details.


Visit Salem Academy


Winston-Salem, North Carolina—the city of the arts and innovation—is one of the most culturally active cities in the nation. Salem Academy students thrive in a small town atmosphere with big city ambition.

A Rich History

The restored, internationally recognized Moravian village of Salem is steps away from campus. Students and their families cherish the atmosphere of historic Old Salem. To learn more and to plan for a visit, click here.

City of the Arts and Innovation

The city’s performing arts groups include: the Winston-Salem Symphony, Piedmont Wind Symphony, the Piedmont Opera, Twin City Stage, the North Carolina Black Repertory Company, and the Piedmont Chamber Singers.

Winston-Salem is home to the Stevens Center, a nationally recognized facility for the performing arts; Reynolda House Museum of American Art; The Diggs Gallery at Winston-Salem State University; the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA); Wake Forest University; and the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA). 

Located minutes from Salem Academy is the Wake Forest Innovation Quarter—a downtown hub for scientific and technological research and discovery.

Calling North Carolina Home 

Within a few hours of campus are mountains for skiing, camping, or hiking; rivers for white-water rafting; and the beautiful beaches of the Carolinas for sun and fun. Davidson College, Duke University, North Carolina State University, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are among the many colleges within easy driving distance.

Staying in Winston-Salem

There are many wonderful accommodations in Winston-Salem that are a short distance to Salem Academy. Please note that published rates do not reflect tax and are subject to availability.

More About Winston-Salem and North Carolina

500 East Salem Ave | Winston-Salem, NC 27101 | 1-877-40SALEM