Join us in downtown Salem for First Wednesday's Back-To-School Pep Rally. The rally is tonight, September 7, and begins at 5 p.m.
The community pep rally is organized by Go Downtown, in partnership with Salem-Keizer Education Foundation. It will feature seven Salem-Keizer high school with bands, cheerleaders, student body presidents, and more! Food will be available for purchase as well.
Superintendent Sandy Husk, and Executive Director of the Salem-Keizer Education Foundation, Krina Lemons, will host an evening of celebration designed to let our communities' children know they are supported and celebrated as they enter the new school year.
Roberts High School Drum Corps will kick off the event at 5:30 p.m., followed by bands from the six traditional high schools. All performances will be held at the corner of Court and Commercial streets, Northeast.
Reading for All will host a book walk and free book giveaway from 5-5:30 at the same location.
5:00 - 5:30 p.m. Book walk with free book giveaway
5:30 p.m. Roberts
6:00 p.m. North
6:15 p.m. South
6:30 p.m. McKay
6:45 p.m. Sprague
7:00 p.m. McNary
7:15 p.m. West