Elementary School News & Updates

Dear Clayton Community: I want to inform you of our school schedule for the upcoming week. I am happy to announce that we are ready to reopen our schools for full-day in-person learning on Tuesday, January 18th. Even though we continue to get reports of positive COVID-19 cases, the rate of these reports has begun to...
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Due to unforeseen circumstances with our web hosting provider, we are in process of rebuilding the Clayton Public School District website.  You are currently viewing the new website, however, we are still in the process of adding pages and content for each school and department.  Thanks for the cooperation and understanding, as this will take some...
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As I communicated to you over the weekend, my goal was to announce by mid-week whether or not we would continue with virtual learning in order for you to make the necessary preparations. Unfortunately, due to the number of staff and students that will need to continue to quarantine, extending virtual learning is currently the only...
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As we enter the winter break and we gather with our friends and family to celebrate the holiday season, I want to prepare you all for the change in our school schedules that we will be making when we return from winter break in January. As you know, New Jersey, as well as our nation, is...
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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) 307-0924

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