Welcome to Elmer Elementary School
                   Where P.R.I.D.E is on our side!                       Patience - Respect - Integrity - Diligence - Empathy
Vision Statement

Pittsgrove Township Elementary Schools, Norma School, Elmer School and Olivet School, are committed to creating an environment where all students reach their highest level of academic, emotional and social achievement.  All members of the school community will strive to create a safe environment where students demonstrate P.R.I.D.E., and will be able to develop into productive global citizens. 

Letter from the Superintendent RE:
Pittsgrove Township School District Lead Testing Results 
Pittsgrove Township Schools-Lead Testing Results.pdf
Pittsgrove Twp. Schools Lead Testing Results - Parent Notification.pdf


Jump Into January!

Here’s to a great 2018!  The Elmer School Staff and I wish you and your families a happy, healthy New Year!

The children at Elmer will be busy with many seasonal and holiday activities.  Thank you for your help with our Coins from the Heart program.  Your donations will help many area families this holiday season.  Excitement of the season is definitely in the air here at Elmer Elementary School.

Dates and Events to Keep in Mind

Winter Recess: December 24th through January 1st .  School Reopens on Wednesday, January 2nd.

Our schools will be closed on Monday, January 21st  in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday.

Please be advised that school will be closed for students on Thursday, January 31st for a teacher In-Service Day.

The midpoint of the 2nd Trimester is January 30th.  Please be on the lookout for progress reports to follow.

We will celebrate School Spirit Days on the first Friday of each month; show your Elmer Pride by wearing your blue and white.

The children will go outside everyday for recess as the weather permits.  Please dress children appropriately for any kind of weather condition as well as for the use of our playground equipment, for example: appropriate footwear.  Our goal is to keep students safe and comfortable during this important time in their school day.     

DARE Program:  Our Salem County Sheriff's Department will be conducting DARE lessons in our Kindergarten classrooms.  Please see the link to topics that will be shared with your children. 
DARE Link: Pre-K-2 Dare Posters .pdf


PRESCHOOL EXPANSION UPDATE: Please see our Norma School Webpage for our latest update!

Parents and/or guardians interested in our Preschool Program should call Norma Elementary School at (856) 358-6904, ext. 4731.



A Message From Your Principal
Posted on 01/02/2019
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Grade Level Supplies List 2018-2019 School Year
Posted on 06/01/2018
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Newsletter & Calendar

Elmer Elementary School Calendar
Posted on 01/02/2019
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Family Fun Night - Save the Date!
Posted on 01/02/2019
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