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Welcome to Somerdale Park School’s website. Somerdale Park School serves just about 460 students from PK-Eighth grade. Our diverse population allows for the students to value different cultures and it also prepares our students to thrive in a diverse world. Somerdale is located in Camden County and has a population of approximately 5,100 people.

The mission of the Somerdale School District, in active partnership with the community and staff, is to provide a safe and supportive environment which offers all students the opportunity to develop academically, socially, physically and emotionally, and to create students who are inquisitive and value learning not, only now, but also in the future. We aspire to provide a broad range of educational opportunities in a nurturing environment designed to challenge all students to strive for personal excellence, achieve the New Jersey Student Learning Standards and become responsible citizens in this rapidly changing world.

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Recent News

Somerdale Baseball & Softball Association
The Somerdale Baseball & Softball Association is offering free clinics beginning Monday, December 4th. This offer is available to all Somerdale residents and any returning SBSA players. Please see the flyer for more details.
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Chestnut Avenue Construction
Please see the statement attached below regarding the construction project on Chestnut Avenue scheduled to begin on 09/11/23. This project is expected to take 2 to 3 weeks to complete.
Read More about Chestnut Avenue Construction
Gym Uniform Ordering Video
This is a mandatory requirement for the upcoming school year, please see the video attached below for an explanation on why & how to order a Somerdale Park School gym uniform.
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Mr. Ford's Welcome Back Letter 2023-24
Please see the attached letter from Superintendent Ford in preparation for the 2023-24 school year.
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Now Hiring Paraprofessionals
Somerdale Park School is seeking qualified applicants for paraprofessionals. Paraprofessional staffing is done through ESS. Contact Barbara Larr at [email protected] for additional details.
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BOE Meetings

Upcoming Board Meeting
Date: November 16, 2023
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Music Room

 Meeting Details

For meetings held in person, face coverings are required.
You can review the agenda on our web page as it gets closer to the date and the public can utilize our WiFi to view it electronically during the meeting.



Action may be taken at each meeting.  The Somerdale Board of Education via this communication is providing the public notice of the meetings:  In person meetings will be held in the Music Room and all meetings are scheduled to begin at 6:30 pm.  The district reserves the right to hold meetings remotely via Zoom depending on health conditions.  If the district decides to hold a meeting remotely, information will be provided on the website 48 hours prior to the meeting.



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