Salem Academy Christian is a private school founded in 1945 and located on a 20-acre campus in Salem, Oregon. Salem is the capitol of Oregon, with a population of around 160,000. The SA campus includes 6 classroom buildings; 2 gymnasiums; softball, baseball, football, and track fields; and the administration building.
SA is accredited by the Northwest Association of Accredited Schools and a member of the Association of Christian Schools International. The High School in 2015-2016 has over 215 students and 28 international students from Japan, Korea, China, Thailand, and Vietnam. Since SA is not a boarding school, all international students are placed with host families.
Graduates from SA have been accepted at universities such as University of Oregon, Oregon State University, Portland State University, Western Oregon University, Washington State University, Biola University, Azusa University, Stanford University, West Point, Columbia University, etc. We are a member of the Oregon Schools Activities Association (OSAA) and compete against other schools in football, volleyball, swimming, basketball, field & track, softball, baseball, racquetball, and golf. SA also has an excellent fine arts department offering classes in choir, instrumental music, and drama.