Superintendent Ruiz is committed to creating and sustaining a culture of learning and excellence in the Salem Public Schools.
Excellence for all
Every one of our students, regardless of their background or learning styles, deserves access to a high quality education.
Relationships are important
Building strong relationships with staff, students, families and community partners is key to moving
academic agenda forward.
Equal access to information and fair play
Honor the importance and participation of all stakeholders, not just of some. This is the cornerstone of trust and respect.
Build trust by gathering and by providing information in a timely manner
Reflection sets the foundation for reform and change
Culture of learning at all levels
Create conditions for learning at both district and school level