Gloucester Schools holds new employee orientation today
New employees with Gloucester County Public School gathered for an orientation session this morning at the T.C. Walker Education Center. The school division expects about 50 new teachers and administrators for the 2014-2015 academic session, which begins Sept. 2.
All teachers and administrators for the school division are scheduled to report for work and schools will resume regular hours on Monday. A convocation for instructional personnel will be held at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 25 at Gloucester High School.
During the convocation, the teachers and administrators are expected to hear from Gloucester Education Association President Brian McGovern, Gloucester Community Foundation Vice Chairman Warren Deal, school division superintendent Walter Clemons and the 2013-2014 GCPS Teacher of the Year Jennifer Worrell.
Open house sessions for the eight county schools begin Tuesday, Aug. 26 with Peasley Middle School open for sixth graders from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. and GHS open for ninth graders from 4 to 7 p.m.
Open house for Peasley seventh graders and for pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and first grade students at all five elementary schools will be from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 27 at their respective schools. GHS will hold open house for 10th, 11th and 12th graders from 4 to 7 p.m., also on Aug. 27.