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.
Extended School Year Dates
July 6, 2015 - Extended School Year begins
July 31, 2015 - Extended School Year ends
September 1 & 2, 2015 Staff Development - No Students
September 3, 2015 - First Day for Students - Full Day
September 7, 2015 - Labor Day - School Closed
September 16, 2015 - Back to School Night - Early Dismissal for Students
October 9, 2015 - Staff Development - No Students
October 12, 2015 - Columbus Day - School Closed
Atlantic County Special Services Discount Cards are available!
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.