Boys & Girls Club of Greater Salem 13 Hawthorne Blvd, Salem, MA01970 The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Salem offers a variety of youth-oriented programs, including after-school…More child care for those ages five through 12. It offers a safe and fun environment that strives to foster social, physical and emotional development through club events, arts and crafts projects and recreational activities. The facility provides healthy snacks, homework help and a staff that is CPR- and First Aid-certified.
Witchcraft Heights Elementary School (WHES) is led by Principal Mark Higgins. The WHES family prides itself on…More providing pupils with the best, well-rounded foundation possible. The school has been recognized for excellence in literacy within the district. In addition to language arts, math and science instruction, it offers enrichment programs, including a guest reader series, basketball and after-school programs through the Boys and Girls Club and the YMCA.
Parents are encouraged to help as volunteers or through work with the PTO, which supports the school by organizing fund-raisers and pupil enrichment activities.
Currently headed by Principal Nancy L. Pelletier, Bentley Elementary offers grades K-5 for Salem residents. In…More addition to classes, the school stresses the importance of integrating the arts, technology, reading and science into the everyday lives of students.
Bentley Elementary maintains partnerships with residents, various organizations and businesses in Salem. The school and PTO promote recycling, reading programs that involve community members and participation with various community resources that preserve the arts, history and culture. The school also works with various educational institutions to provide professional development opportunites.
After school programs available include participation with Salem Boy and Girls Club, Salem YMCA and Salem Community Child Care. The school is located along Memorial Drive adjacent to Irzyk Park. Collins Cove Beach and Collins Cove Park/Playground are located nearby as well.
The Salem Early Childhood Center for preschoolers is located within the same facility.