History & Mission

History & Mission

The Salter School is proud of its 78-year commitment to the success of its students and graduates. We offer a hands-on curriculum, experiential learning opportunities, industry-related equipment and technologies, and a track record of success.

Our Mission

At Salter School, our mission is to provide students with necessary skills and attitudes to secure employment in their field of training. We want our students to establish a sense of understanding of the responsibilities and obligations involved in the ethical conduct of their chosen profession. The essential fundamentals of our mission are an emphasis on individual advising and guidance for all students.

Our student body promotes a close-knit, congenial atmosphere, providing the stimulus and opportunity for growth through recognition of individual needs.

Our Objective

  • Provide the finest vocational and cultural training possible
  • Establish curricula that meet the current standards of the industries we serve
  • Cultivate an environment that will foster academic as well as personal development
  • Assist graduates in securing entry-level positions that will lead to fulfilling their career objectives.

To assist the students in achieving their objectives, the Salter School maintains a creative and innovative industry-experienced faculty and staff members, who are chosen for their specialized skill in their field. Students will receive personal attention in classes where communication between student and teacher as well as between student and student, may flourish. Emphasis on individual growth is an essential part of our education program.