Map and flag of El Salvador

“I believe the world is beautiful, and poetry, like bread, is for everyone.”
~Roque Dalton

El Salvadorean poet

Website Resources

Be sure to checkout the book display in the library for books:

Discovering Central America: El Salvador

OPA Jr. High Library Country Profile: El Salvador

CIA World Factbook:

Music of El Salvador

Utah Online Library

Did You Know?

  • El Salvador has around 20 active volcanoes.
  • At its longest point, El Salvador is only 88 miles (142 kilometers) long.
  • The capital city of San Salvador has been rebuilt several times, as a result of earthquakes and a flood.
  • The country’s name is Spanish for “The Savior,” referring to Jesus Christ.

“El Salvador.” CultureGrams Online Edition, ProQuest, 2019, Accessed 05 September 2019.

Chaparristique Volcano