Our Mission, Vision and Core Values


Collins Middle School is inspiring learners, strengthening community, and shaping the future.


We envision a school in which inspired scholars embrace academics, culture and diversity to uplift their communities and themselves.

Core Values

  • Communication
  • Cooperation
  • Trust

Salem Public Schools District Core Values

Belonging – We believe all members of our community are valued and that our relationships are built on empathy and respect.

Equity – We believe in promoting social justice to ensure an inclusive school community where all members are empowered and engaged.

Opportunity – We believe all students should receive a personalized experience to achieve academic success, find joy in their learning, and have multiple choices for their post-secondary plans.