High School News & Updates

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 investigating the situation. At no time were any staff  members or...
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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 summer or return it until the start of the 2022-2023 school...
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Dear Students, Parents/Guardian(s): The last full day of school will be Friday, June 10th. Beginning Monday, June 13th through Friday, June 17th, Clayton HS will be operating on a shortened day schedule. On the shortened days, dismissal will be 12:00 pm and lunch will NOT be served. Breakfast will continue to be served in the morning....
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April 2022 Dear Parent/Guardian, It is the time of year for the New Jersey Student Learning Assessment or NJSLA. NJSLA is aligned with the New Jersey Student Learning Standards and is designed to determine a student’s readiness for college and career. This is a computer-based test that will assess your child’s knowledge of the curriculum standards...
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February 2022 Dear Parent/Guardian,   As you may already know, students in the classes of 2023, 2024, and 2025 will take the New Jersey Graduation Proficiency Assessment (NJGPA) in grade 11. This assessment is aligned to New Jersey Student Learning Standards (NJSLS) for grade 10 English Language Arts (ELA) and NJSLS for Algebra I and Geometry....
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Click here to read the Fall/Winter 2021-2022 newsletter
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We are excited to spend this month highlighting, teaching, and celebrating the experiences and contributions of African Americans.  Our district is committed to teach and share about the contributions and experiences of all peoples in our curriculum, classrooms, and interactions with our students throughout the year.  During the month of February, we will enliven our resolution...
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Dear Clayton Community: As you are aware, the Governor has lifted the school mask mandate effective March 7, 2022. In addition, our COVID-19 cases continue to take a sharp decrease in our school district. As an example, during the month of December, we had a total of 101 positive cases. In January, we had 80 positive...
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Clayton High School
55 Pop Kramer Blvd. Suite A
Clayton, NJ 08312

Phone: (856) 881-8701 x1000
Fax: (856) 863-0808

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