After careful consideration following meetings with the New Jersey Department of Education, the Monmouth County Department of Health, and the recent message from the Governor, the Keyport School District will be closed from Monday, March 16th until further notice. The reopening of school at the earliest possible date is a priority for the district, and I will be in frequent contact to continue to communicate our status.
To read the full letter from the superintendent, please click here.
On Friday, March 6th, 2020, a NJDOE Broadcast was initiated in which school districts
were informed that in the event of a mandated close of school due to the potential
spread of a contagious virus named COVID-19, remote instruction would be considered
appropriate educational services and count towards the required 180 days of
This plan was assembled to provide a framework for maintaining essential functions
and services during an inevitable elongated school closing. This plan does not replace
or supersedes any existing emergency plan approved by the Keyport Board of
Education, but supplements it meeting the specific needs of this particular emergency