Recent District and School News & Updates

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Extended Bus Transportation

Great news!!!! Clayton Public School District will be extending courtesy bus transportation to include all Elementary School students who live more than 1/2 mile from Herma Simmons Elementary School. Students who qualify will be receiving their bus passes in the mail shortly. Any questions, please contact...
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The Anchor Newsletter – Spring/Summer 2022

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Earlier this morning, the Herma S. Simmons Elementary School administration received a  report that a student was in possession of a taser. The student was immediately isolated,  and the administration took possession of the device. The Clayton Police Department has  been contacted, and they are...
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Student-Parent iPad Information for 2022-2023 School Year

Dear 6th through 11th grade Students, Parents, and Guardians, We will be bringing back our student 1:1 iPad Summer Take-Home program this summer which was implemented prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. Starting today, we are giving you the option to keep your iPad during the...
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From the Board of Education Secretary, Fran Adler

The Clayton Board of Education has changed the location of the following Regular Meetings from the Clayton Performing Arts Center to the Clayton High School Cafeteria, 350 E. Clinton Street, Clayton, NJ  08312. 

  • March 15, 2022, April 26, 2022, May 17, 2022, June 14, 2022

Meetings will commence at 7:00 p.m. Each meeting will be preceded by a work session beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Regular Board meetings will be held for whatever business may come before the Board of Education and formal action may be taken at any or all of these specified meetings.

Notice of any special meetings of the Board of Education, shall be sent to the South Jersey Times being the newspaper designated by the Board of Education to receive notice under the provisions of the New Jersey Open Public Meetings Law at least 48 hours prior to such a meeting being held.  Public Notice of any special meeting shall also be posted at least 48 hours prior to its occurrence.

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