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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2013-2014 (Revised 3-24-14)

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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.



April 17, 2014 - Early Dismissal for Students

April 18-22, 2014 - School Closed - Spring Break

April 23, 2014 - School Reopens - Full Day

May 7, 2014 - Early Dismissal for Students

May 26, 2014 - School Closed - Memorial Day

July 1, 2014 - Extended School Year Begins

July 4, 2014 - School Closed

July 29, 2014 - Extended School Year Ends

October 26, 2014 - "Miles for Student Smiles 5K and Fun Run"


2013-2014 SCHOOL CALENDAR - REVISED 3-24-14

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

Planning for Adult Life Workshops for parents of current high school students will be held at the Special Services School from 10:00 -11:00 am as follows:

4/17/14 - Self-Direction (through DDD after Graduation)

5/15/14 - Recreation, Volunteering and Housing Options

6/19/14 - Health and Behavioral Health

****If you have any questions, please call your child's case manager****


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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.