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Please keep in mind the following protocols and procedures for the safety of our students and staff during in-person learning:

  • If your child is being tested for Covid-19, we expect that your child will quarantine until you are notified of the test results by your healthcare practitioner or the local health department. 
  • Everyone must wear a mask at all times and maintain social distancing.
    • Masks must cover both the mouth and nose.  
    • Masks must fit securely.  Masks that fall off the face are not acceptable. 
    • Gators and handkerchiefs are NOT acceptable. 
  • NO hugging or high fives.
  • Eighth graders will line up in front of the building.
    • Eighth graders must line up on the markers that are six feet apart.
  • Seventh graders will line up at the gymnasium entrance.  
    • While waiting for entry, seventh graders must stand on the markers that are six feet apart.
  • As students enter, temperatures will be taken and completed health screenings will be checked. The daily health screening must be completed prior to 7:45 a.m.
  • Students should use bathroom facilities one at a time.
  • Students will follow the arrows in the hallways when moving throughout the building.
  • Classroom windows will be kept open throughout the day. Please dress appropriately. 
  • Students will use hand sanitizer upon entrance to each classroom.
  • Students will be wiping desks before using them.
  • Students can use backpacks that are washable. 
  • Students will participate in physical education.  Students must wear sneakers and gym clothing on days that they have gym class.
  • At dismissal time on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, all students will be given food to take home as part of the state-mandated food distribution program.  Click here for more information. 


We are looking forward to seeing our seventh graders next week!


Best regards,


Ms. Egan


The Nutley School District serves approximately 4,100 students in Kindergarten through grade 12. The five elementary schools serve students K-6 and include Lincoln School, Radcliffe School, Spring Garden School, Washington School and Yantacaw School. John H. Walker Middle School serves students in grades 7-8 while Nutley High School addresses the needs of students in grades 9-12.