“There are so many more Yesenias and Edwins out there. Students who if given the right support can turn their lives around and find a path to success,” urges Yurwitz. “That’s why we’re here. That’s why Salem needs a school like SCCS.” SCCS is accepting applications for fall and people can reach SCCS by calling 978-825-3470.
Tom Torello is a member of the Board of Trustees at the Salem Community Charter School. This is one in a series of columns from the Community Advisory Board for the Salem schools.