The safety of our students is our primary concern. Every visitor to our school will be photographed & asked to provide identification.

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ACSSSD is in full compliance with the N J School Security Drill Mandate



Mission Statement

The mission of the Atlantic County Special Services School District is to provide innovative educational programs and related services for students with special needs ages 3 to 21 who meet eligibility requirements. This will be accomplished by offering specialized, individualized instruction aligned with the New Jersey Student Learning Standards to meet academic, vocational, functional, physical and emotional student needs.  Essential programs will be developed in collaboration with educational and human services agencies by planning, coordinating, assisting and/or implementing countywide programs as appropriate.

Please be advised that all new student intakes should be directed to the attention of

Jennifer Cruickshank, Child Study Team Supervisor at

(609) 625-6911



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(787) 663-4412

September 3, 2018 Labor Day Holiday

September 4 and 5, 2018 - Teachers In Service (no students)

September 6, 2018 First Full Day of School for students WELCOME BACK!

October 4, 2018 - Back to School Night 6:30 pm

October 5, 2018 - Teachers In Service (no students)

October 8, 2018 - Columbus Day observed (School Closed)

ACSSSD Affirmative Action Officer and 504 Officer - Jennifer Cruickshank, Supervisor of Child Study Team

and Related Services - (609) 625-5590, ext 1419


Self Assessment for Determining HIB Grades Report

Healthy Students/Healthy Families



Emergency School Closing Procedure

In the event of inclement weather, staff members and parents/guardians will receive a recorded phone message advising of the closing or late opening of the school. Closing of school will also be announced on local television and radio stations

In the event of a delayed opening, student breakfast will not be served.

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