The safety of our students is our primary concern. Every visitor to our school will be photographed & asked to provide identification.

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ACSSSD is in full compliance with the NJ School Security Drill Mandate

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Atlantic County Special Services School District is to provide innovative educational programs and related services for students with special needs ages 3 to 21 who meet eligibility requirements. This will be accomplished by offering specialized, individualized instruction aligned with the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards to meet academic, vocational, functional, physical and emotional student needs.  Essential programs will be developed in collaboration with educational and human services agencies by planning, coordinating, assisting and/or implementing countywide programs as appropriate.

Please be advised that all new student intakes should be directed to the attention of

Jennifer Cruickshank, Child Study Team Supervisor at

(609) 625-6911



October 6, 2016 - Back to School Night 6:30 pm

October 7, 2016 - Staff Development - No students

October 10, 2016 - Columbus Day - School Closed

October 18,19,20, 2016 - Individual Student Photos taken by Basetti Photo

October 19, 2016 - 10 am - Parent Workshop - Learn About PerformCare

November 10, 11, 2016 - NJEA Convention - School Closed

November 14 - 18, 2016 - Scholastic Book Fair

November 23, 2016 -Early Dismissal for Students

November 24,25, 2016 - Thanksgiving - School Closed


ACSSSD Affirmative Action Officer and 504 Officer - Jennifer Cruickshank, Supervisor of Child STudy Team

and Related Services - (609) 625-5590, ext 1419

N. J. Dept. of Education Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying District Grade Report

ACSSSD Report on Violence and Vandalism

2014-2015 School Performance Report


Healthy Students/Healthy Families

Nursing News Briefs

Emergency School Closing Procedure

In the event of inclement weather, staff members and parents/guardians will receive a recorded phone message advising of the closing or late opening of the school. Closing of school will also be announced on local television and radio stations

In the event of a delayed opening, student breakfast will not be served.