UPDATE: May 4, 2020
Gov. Murphy announced that all NJ schools will remain closed for in-person instruction for remainder of the year. Jackson SchooL District will continue Remote Learning Plans until June 19.
UPDATE: April 16, 2020 @ 2:30 p.m.
As per Gov. Murphy's order, all NJ schools will remain closed until at least May 15.
NOTICE: March 13, 2020 @ 5:13 p.m.
The Jackson School District will be CLOSED to students beginning Monday, March 16, 2020 until further notice. Remote Learning Plans will begin Monday, March 13. This decision is being made to promote social distancing, which helps keep our students, staff and entire community safe.
IMPORTANT: DURING THIS CLOSURE - ALL of OUR BUILDINGS ARE CLOSED to STUDENTS. There will be NO events or activities. The only people who will enter any building are district staff.
The Jackson School District is committed to providing real-time updates on this page to our COVID-19 response plans and decisions. Believing rumors or information presented on social media can heighten anxiety and create confusion. Please be sure to consult this page, district/school websites and official district communications and resources for factual information on situations as they may arise.
Action Plan and Announcements
March 23, 2020: Gov. Murphy Announces Statewide Stay at Home Order
March 17, 2020: See the President's Coronavirus Guidelines for America
March 16, 2020: "Flatten the Curve"
What does it mean when the CDC and scientists talk about "flattening the curve" and why is it important?
March 16, 2020:
Governor Murphy Announces Aggressive Social Distancing Measures to Mitigate Further Spread of COVID-19 in New Jersey.
Scheduled IEP Meetings:
All scheduled IEP meetings during the school closure will continue to be held via telephone. Please reach out to your child's case manager via email if you have any further questions or concerns. If you are unsure of your child's case manager, please contact your child's school or the Special Education office between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. at 732-833-4605.
All athletic events are CANCELED while schools are closed.
There will be no field trips while schools are closed.
All child care programs are CANCELED during our school closure.
All athletic programs - including ALL practices - are CANCELED during this closure.
We will not be transporting any public or non-public students during this closure.
As we focus our efforts on COVID-19 preparedness, we have postponed Kindergarten Registration until the week of April 27-May 1.