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HTSD COVID-19 Information
In response to COVID-19, Hainesport Township School District has developed this webpage to provide information, updates, and resources related to the coronavirus. As new updates are issued, our school district will continue to follow guidance provided by the New Jersey Department of Health and the New Jersey Department of Education.
Hainesport Township School District Communication
HTSD Safe Return Plan-LEA Plan for Safe Return to In-Person Instruction and Continuity of Service Pursuant to the Federal American Rescue Plan Act, Section 2001(i) (August 24, 2021)
The Road Forward-Health and Safety Guidance for the 2021-2022 School Year (June 2021; Revised August 20, 2021)
HTSD Safe Return Plan-LEA Plan for Safe Return to In-Person Instruction and Continuity of Service Pursuant to the Federal American Rescue Plan Act, Section 2001(i) (June 22, 2021)
COVID-19 School Notification - Positive Case in School (April 27, 2021)
COVID-19 School Notification - Positive Case in School (April 5, 2021)
Re-Reopening Letter to Parents (March 31, 2021)
Modified Hybrid Schedule (March 1, 2021)
COVID-19 School Notification - Positive Case in School (February 17, 2021)
COVID-19 School Notification - Positive Case in School (January 25, 2021)
In-Person Instruction Reminders (January 15, 2021)
Remote Learning Update (December 23, 2020)
COVID-19 School Notification - Positive Case in School (December 6, 2020)
Lunch Pick-Up Update (November 30, 2020)
Modified Hybrid Schedule for Week of November 30 (November 24, 2020)
Reopening Update (October 19, 2020)
HVAC Update Letter to Parents/Guardians (September 25, 2020)
Meal Request Form (September 4, 2020)
Hainesport Township School District Restart and Recovery Plan - Addendum 2020-2021 (August 25, 2020)
Request to Commissioner of Education (August 20, 2020)
Technology Distribution Letter (August 18, 2020)
Hainesport Township School District Restart and Recovery Plan (July 29, 2020)
Return to School (July 2, 2020)
Optional Summer Assignments: Grades 1-4 (June 22, 2020)
Optional Summer Assignments: Grades 5-8 (June 22, 2020)
HTSD Parent/Guardian Survey (June 16, 2020)
Special Education & Related Services During COVID-19 (June 4, 2020)
School Closure Extended (May 4, 2020)
School Closure Extended (April 17, 2020)
COVID-19 School Closure Update (April 8, 2020)
COVID-19 Amended Protocols (March 25, 2020)
COVID-19 Lunch Pick-Up Plan (March 15, 2020)
RV Regional Letter-COVID-19 (March 13, 2020)
COVID-19 Informational Parent/Guardian Letter (March 12, 2020)
Coronavirus Parent/Guardian Memo (March 9, 2020)
Coronavirus Update (February 28, 2020)
- The Road Back: New Jersey's Restart and Recovery Plan for Education (June 26, 2020)
Governor Murphy Announces That Schools Will Remain Closed Through the End of the Academic Year (May 4, 2020)
The Library Is Open (April 27, 2020)
Celebrating Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Practical Resources During a Pandemic (April 23, 2020)
Commissioner of Education Memorandum (March 26, 2020)
New Jersey Cancels Statewide Student Assessments (March 24, 2020)
Governor Murphy Announces Statewide Stay at Home Order (March 21, 2020)
New Jersey Expands COVID-19 Call Center Options (March 18, 2020)
Governor Murphy Announces Aggressive Social Distancing Measures to Mitigate Further Spread of COVID-19 in New Jersey (March 16, 2020)
- Burlington County Health Department (BCHD)
- For free COVID-19 testing, go to the following website: Find a Health Center
- Enter your zip code to find a free Coronavirus testing center.
- Fees: Testing and treatments are free.
- If you test positive, you will be isolated for 14 days.
- The Boggs Center on Development Disabilities and Children's Specialized Hospital have developed a series of resources to help children understand and feel comfortable wearing face masks. The series includes:
- Vaccination Guidance During a Pandemic: Interim Guidance for Immunization Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic
- Library Learning Line (Provided by Ms. Beebe)
- Schedule a Meeting
- Technology support for students and parents/guardians
New Jersey Human Services is working to protect and help maintain continued benefits for residents amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Click here for detailed information.
- NJ 2-1-1 can help you find solutions to personal needs by informing you of resources in your community like day care facilities, shelters, affordable housing units, social services, employment training programs, senior services, medical insurance, and more. Call 2-1-1 or 877-652-1148.
- Division of Family Development: Guidance for Parents
- Comcast is providing free Wi-Fi to low-income families: Internet Essentials from Comcast
- Altice Advantage Internet (Optimum or Suddenlink Service Area)
- Home Energy Assistance-LIHEAP is a federally funded program established to assist households with heating, cooling, and energy costs.
- NJ SHARES administers an energy assistance program that may be able to help you with your energy bills.
- The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs' (DCA) Division of Housing and Community Resources (DHCR) created a new user-friendly Eligibility Screening Tool designed to help New Jersey residents find available housing-related assistance programs for which they may qualify at DCA.
- Beacon of Hope Food Pantry
- 41 Mill Street, Mt. Holly
- Open every Friday, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM for families in need.
- School Age Children: Prepackaged take-home breakfast and lunch
- When: Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
- What to Bring: Parents bring ID for themselves and medical cards for children.
- Family Support Organization of Burlington County
- No contact food pantry.
- WAWA is donating frozen food items for distribution to families in need.
- Where: 1632 Rt. 38 East, Lumberton, NJ 08048
- When: Pickup for families is Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
- Call for availability and to schedule a pickup.
- Upon arrival for pickup, remain in your car and call 609-265-8838.
- Child care availability for essential employees in New Jersey: Parents/guardians in need of child care can contact the Child Care Resource and Referral Agency in their county. Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies will have the most up-to-date information on available care options and subsidies.
Coping with Stress During Infectious Disease Outbreaks: Click here for details.
Quick Reference Mental Health Guide (NJDOE & NJDCF)
Legacy Outpatient Services: Offering outpatient services for mental health
- New Jersey Hope and Healing Crisis Counseling Program: offered by the Mental Health Association in New Jersey, in collaboration with the New Jersey Department of Human Services' Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services, Disaster and Terrorism Branch, through a Federal Emergnecy Managemnet Agency (FEMA/SAMSHA) grant.
New Jersey Guidance & Information: NJ Parent Link
Anxiety and Depression Association of America: How to Talk to Your Anxious Child or Teen About Coronavirus
Child Mind Institute: Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus
The Clay Center For Healthy Young Minds: 7 Ways to Support Kids and Teens Through the Coronavirus Pandemic
The Conversation.com: Coronavirus Q&As: Answers to 7 questions Your Kids May Have About the Pandemic
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: Pandemic Flu Fact Sheet: A Parent's Guide to Helping Families Cope with a Pandemic Flu
Camp Kinda: A free virtual summer experience designed to keep kids in grades K-8 engaged, curious, and having fun. A different kind of camp, for a different kind of summer.
New Jersey Department of Education: Grief and Loss Resources to Help Support Students
- Children's Specialized Hospital: Telehealth Early Developmental Screening
- Telehealth Early Developmental Screening (English)
- Telehealth Early Developmental Screening (Spanish)
- Teleheatlh Early Developmental Screening FAQ (English)
- Telehealth Early Developmental Screening FAQ (Spanish
- Crisis Text Hotline: Anxious about coronavirus? Text HOME to 741741 to connect with a Crisis Counselor.
- Family Support Organization of Burlington County: Family Support Organization of Burlington County is a private, non-profit organization and an independent partner in New Jersey's Department of Children and Families System of Care. Services include peer support, education, and advocacy for families raising children having behavioral, emotional, mental health, developmental disabilities, substance use disorder, and/or juvenile justice involvement.
- New Jersey Health Behavior Access Line: New Jersey Health Behavior Access Line provides families with a virtual single point of contact that registers, tracks, and coordinates care for children who are screened, at any level, into its Children's System of Care. To provide this simplified access, the Division of Children and Families contracts with PerformCare, which is a private entity that administers this service system. For questions about, or to access services for children and youth, call the 24-hour, toll-free Access Line. Contact New Jersey Health Behavior Access Line at 1-877-652-7624.
- Children's Mobile Response and Stabilization Services: Mobile Response and Stabilization Services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to help children and youth who are experiencing emotional or behavioral crises. The services are designed to defuse an immediate crisis, keep children and their families safe, and maintain the children in their own homes or current living situation (such as a foster home, treatment home or group home, in the community. To access services, call 1-877-652-7624.
- Does My Child or Teen Need Emergency Mental Health Intervention? Children's Mobile Response May Be the Answer
- Five Tips for De-escalating Your Teen's Behavior
- SCIP Mobile Outreach: Mobile Outreach Services are an extension of the Screening Crisis Intervention Program (SCIP). Mobile Outreach provides crisis evaluations to Burlington County residents at the crisis site. This service is conducted by a New Jersey State Certified Screener. Any person who is in Burlington County and is experiencing a psychiatric crisis, or poses a danger to self, others, or property, can request a mobile outreach at 609-835-6180. The hotline is operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
- 2NDFLOOR Youth Helpline: 2NDFLOOR is a confidential and anonymous helpline for New Jersey's youth and young adults. If you are between the age of 10 and 24, live in New Jersey, and need to talk about an issue or a problem that you are facing, call 2NDFLOOR at (888) 222-2228.
- Family Helpline: If you are feeling stressed, call to speak to a trained volunteer of Parents Anonymous who can provide and refer you to resources in your community. Call the 24 hour hotline at 1-800-843-5437.
- CONTACT of Burlington County: CONTACT of Burlington County's vision is to reduce suffering within our community by helping those in need to address emotional, physical, and mental issues more effectively. If you are in crisis and need immediate assistance, call the helplines at 856-234-8888 or 866-234-5006.
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Call the 24/7 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.