301 Delaware Avenue
Palmyra, NJ 08065

Palmyra Public Schools

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The Mission of the Palmyra Public School District is to work cooperatively with the available resources of home and community, including business and industry, to offer each child the educational opportunities that will enable him/her to function politically, economically, and socially in a democratic society and to fully facilitate their development within a safe and secure school environment.

District Security

Richard Gunning
District Security Officer
Palmyra High School
856 786-9400 Ext. 3174

Patrolman Omar Kendall
School Resource Officer
Palmyra High School
856 786-9400 Ext. 3178

2019-2020 Budget

User Friendly Budget 2019-2020

Budget Presentation

Free Reduced Lunch Application

2019-2020 Application Links

Application Download

Application Download in Spanish

OPRA Request

Request for OPRA Document

Educator of the Year Nomination


The New Jersey Department of Education has announced the application process for the 2019-2020 Governor’s Educator of the Year Program. 

Do you know a classroom teacher or educational services professional who is dedicated, inspiring, and making a difference?  If so, please take the time to recommend this person by completing a nomination form and returning it to the building principal by December 2, 2019

We encourage the school community as well as the school faculty to honor one teacher and one educational services professional at Charles Street School and one teacher and one educational services professional at Palmyra High School for this prestigious honor.  Also, this year we will be including one teacher from Palmyra Middle School. A committee will be formed to review and select the candidates.  Recipients of this award at the school level will then have the opportunity to vie for recognition at the county, state, and national levels.

The eligibility criteria and nomination form are provided below for your use.  Nominations may be e-mailed (PHS c/o dcecchini@palmyra.k12.nj.us; CSS c/o smason@palmyra.k12.nj.us) or dropped off at the main office of the school by December 2, 2019. Please note the deadline dates for each school above.

Click here for:

School Nomination Form

Eligibility Requirements


Palmyra News

Welcome to the Palmyra School District (pdf)
Superintendent welcome letter!
After School Child Care Program
The After School Child Care Program Registration form for the 2019-2020 After School Child Care Program may be picked up from Ms. Kimberly Allen in the Business Office at Delaware Avenue School or downloaded from the After School Program tab below.
NJDOE has created a plan that focuses on equity for all students, deep support for the schools that need it most, and the promise that schools will provide the support and skills needed for students to thrive in their K-12 experience.
CSS Rubberized Floor
This folder contains current documentation about the condition of the Charles Street School Gymnasium Floor.
Palmyra Preschool Program
The Palmyra School District is pleased to announce that we will again be offering a tuition-based preschool program for the 2019-2020 school year. There will be 2 half day preschool integrated classes for four-year olds.
Clarence B Jones Institute
Visit the Clarence B. Jones Institute Website
Video Library

Upcoming Events
Wed Dec 11
Board of Education Meeting 7pm
in the PHS Auditorium
Tue Dec 17
Kindergarten Winter Concert 1:15 pm
Wed Dec 18
CSS Winter Concert 6:00 pm
Thu Dec 19
CSS School Only Performance 9:00 am
Fri Dec 20
Early Dismissal PreK-12
Mon Dec 23
Winter Recess
Schools CLOSED
Tue Dec 24
Winter Recess
Schools CLOSED
Wed Dec 25
Winter Recess
Schools CLOSED
Thu Dec 26
Winter Recess
Schools CLOSED
Fri Dec 27
Winter Recess
Schools CLOSED

Student Registration

Registration for students will take place by appointment only Monday - Thursday 8am - 2pm. Please contact Kimberly Allen at (856) 786-9300 x1000 to make an appointment.

Online Registration Portal

Download Registration Packet

Residency Information



Palmyra Strategic Plan

Please check the Strategic Planning folder here to learn more about the process.


Policy 5200:  Attendance

Regulation 5200:  Attendance

ATTENDANCE  2019-2020

NJ DOE Resolution:  Religious Holidays

2019-2020 Religious Holidays List

Employment OpportunitiesFood ServiceHealth InformationDistrict Parent HandbookNJ Performance Reports