Governor Murphy has issued an executive order 175 on August 13, 2020 permitting schools to open the 2020-2021 school year with in person and remote instruction to properly implement the health and safety precautions necessary.   

The following page has been set up to house information about Gloucester City School Districts response to this Coronavirus emerging situation.  Since the circumstances around the spread of Coronavirus are ever-changing, we will continue to update this page with any new resources that we might be able to provide.  Any urgent information or significant developments surrounding this issue will continue to be communicated here, through email, and texts. 

Effective Monday, November 30, 2020 through Friday, January 22, 2021 the entire School District will follow our remote

Cyber Schedule

Lunch Distribution will continue on Monday's from 2pm-3pm
REMEMBER your students ID card or number. 
Pop your trunk or lower your back window for the food exchange and everyone's safety.

Technology Assistance will continue in person at the GMS loading dock
Monday through Friday from 3pm-4pm

Students - Staff -
1. Complete Technology Request form 1. Enter TroubleTrakker
2. Email: 2. Technology Calendar to make an appointment 
3. Technology Calendar to make an appointment 

Parents -
1. Complete Technology Request form
2. Email: Chromebook support
     PowerSchool support.
3. Technology Calendar to make an appointment

Camden County Department of Health (DOH) Information
Covid-19 Activity Level Index (CALI) Weekly Reports
Camden County DOH
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Remote Cyber Schedule

The Road Back Committee Information

Breakfast and Lunch: 
USDA has extended free meals for students through 12-31-20.

Public Service Videos:
COVID-19 Video from Dr. Vespe 12-04-20
COVID-19 Video from Dr. Vespe 11-25-20

Informational Updates:
Lions Family COVID-19 Letter 12-04-20
Lions Family COVID-19 Letter 11-25-20

Department of Health, Camden County - Dashboard
NJ Department of Health COVID-19 Activity Level Report

Virtual Broadcasts

Lions Family Resources:
Nurse Health & Safety Spotlights
Parent Guidelines
Mental and Emotional Resources
NJ Help Hotlines
Family Essential Assistance
Health Resources

Athletic Updates:
11-19-20 Return to Play - Season 2 and Season 3 Update 
Parent Spectator Notice 09-25-20
NJSIAA - 08-21-20

Modified Grading Procedures

Useful links:
How to opt in for district text messages?
Information about receiving text messages from the school district
Información para recibir mensajes de texto del distrito escolar

Center for Disease Control
New Jersey Department of Health
Department of Education
Comcast Offer - Staying Connected
Emergency Response Resource Directory

Special Education and Related Services:
Speech & Counseling Services - Consent Letter

Administration Contacts:

Name School Phone Email
Crag Speechley Cold Springs Principal X3152
Kate Kearney Cold Springs Assistant Principal X3248
Joe DiPatri Cold Springs Assistant Principal X3154
Bill O'Kane Director of Early Childhood X3261
Jennifer Holmstrom Middle School Principal X4009
Norell Gursik Middle School Assistant Principal X4041
Sarah Foley Middle School Assistant Principal X4053
Sean Gorman High School Principal X1514
Sarah Finley High School Assistant Principal X1512
Dr. Kristen Kellogg Athletic Director X1506
Janet Kauffmann Director of Technology X1542
Dr. Liz Curry Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum X1703
Dr. Kim Chiodi Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum
Eliza Rawley Director of Special Services X2168
Dr. Dennis Vespe Superintendent X2166