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
July 29, 2016 - Last Day of Extended School Year
September 6, 2016 - First Day for Students - Full Day
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
Healthy Students/Healthy Families
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.