AP & Honors Courses

Go the Distance

I was ahead in college because of my time at the Academy. I was waived from Math my freshman year because I took AP Math. That gave me the room to complete my BS and MS simultaneously.”

Tianjiao “Tania” Cai A’09
 MS, MBA, Engineer & Senior Consultant, Ernst & Young

Advanced Placement Courses

Salem students have a strong record of success when it comes to College Board Advanced Placement (AP) exams — And lots of opportunity! We have AP courses in :

US History
English Language and Composition

AP courses are advanced level; faculty recommendation required. 

Honors Courses

Our high-level Honors courses are more challenging and in-depth than other courses. You’ll dig deep into the content and will work at a college-level pace, so a faculty recommendation is required.

Salem’s Honor’s curriculum includes:

English I
English II
English III
English IV
World History
US History
Women in Western Civilizations
Algebra II
Computer Science
World Languages
Latin II
Latin III
Spanish II
Spanish III

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Cherokee Commemoration

Thursday, November 17, 2022
On October 22, more than 30 descendants of Cherokee Moravian students, who attended Salem in the 19th century, came to campus for a celebration to commemorate their ancestors.

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Friday, November 11, 2022
To our Salem community members and loved ones who have selflessly served in our armed forces, we thank you and appreciate your sacrifice.

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