Welcome to Jonas Salk Elementary School! My name is Kathy Sapyta the principal. It is my mission, along with the staff at Salk Elementary School is to provide a safe, nurturing, highly rigorous learning environment for your children. I am committed to bringing the best educational practices to the forefront and give you my assurance that Salk will continue to be a place where we all come (staff and students alike) to do our job each day to our fullest potential. High standards will be expected from everyone throughout our building. We will continue to strive for excellence while maintaining an environment, which is safe and conducive to learning. Let’s have an awesome school year!
The Family Friendly Schools Designation focuses on addressing the academic, physical, emotional and social needs of students while providing the needed resources and fostering the active involvement of their families through the school and the community. It is a State recognition program for schools that excel in the involvement of families and communities in their children’s education.
Jonas E. Salk Elementary
named a 4 STAR school.
Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz Announces 4-Star Schools for 2011-2012
In order to achieve this designation, a school must be in the top 25th percentile of schools in ISTEP+ testing results.