Elementary School News & Updates

Clayton, NJ – Clayton Public School District has met the requirements to achieve Sustainable Jersey for Schools certification, bringing the total number of certified schools across New Jersey to 352. As leading examples of sustainability excellence, these schools provide outstanding learning opportunities for their students and join an established cohort of recognized schools across the state. ...
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September 2022 Dear 4th and 5th Grade Parents and Guardians: Start Strong Assessments are required by the state of New Jersey to be administered this fall. These assessments are intentionally brief and designed to maximize instructional time and quickly provide critical data to teachers and school leaders. These important assessments provide our schools the flexibility to...
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September 2022   Dear Simmons Parents and Guardians,   Did you know that there is a tool available at our school, free of charge every morning, to help improve your child’s classroom behavior, test scores and overall health? It’s breakfast–the meal regarded by doctors and nutritionists as the most essential meal of the day. At times,...
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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 Donna Lahn at 856-881-8700, extension 3061
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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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Elementary School Contact Info

Address & Phone

Herma Simmons Elementary School
300 West Chestnut Street
Clayton, NJ 08312

Phone: (856) 881-8704 x3000
Fax: (856) 881-0282

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