Herma S. Simmons Elementary School offers innovative education programs that align to the Common Core State Standards and The Division of Early Childhood Education (DECE) of the New Jersey Department of Education preschool through third grade initiatives. We are dedicated to providing students with a solid educational foundation to prepare them for the academic and social demands of the 21st century.
Clayton Public School District will collaborate with parents and the community to provide a safe, caring, and engaging learning environment where all students achieve the Common Core State Standards, along with the knowledge, skills, and experiences to succeed in a global society.
Clayton Middle School
At CMS we believe in setting high expectations for student learning, promoting student self-esteem through achievement, and celebrating all students’ successes. Safety and high academic achievement are our first priorities. Teachers and staff provide a family atmosphere where everyone belongs and individual strengths are challenged.
Clayton High School
We believe that our mission is to collaborate with parents and the community, to provide a safe, caring, and engaging learning environment where all students achieve the Common Core Curriculum Content Standards along with the knowledge, skills, and experiences to succeed in a global society.
School Board Candidacy – Deadline July 28, 2014, 4 PM
Anyone wishing to run for a seat on the Clayton Board of Education must submit a nominating petition to the Gloucester County Board of Elections. The address is:
Gloucester County Clerk’s Office
Board of Elections Building
550 Grove Road
West Deptford, NJ 08086
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
More information regarding school board candidacy can be found at www.njsba.org
CPS: NJ Interdistrict Choice School
We are proud to announce that Clayton High School has been selected as a NJ Interdistrict Choice School for grades K-12. For more information, click on the School Choice link under District Information.
We are proud to announce that U.S. News has ranked Clayton High School among the best in the Nation for 2012!