BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- In a move anticipated by many, the Bloomfield School District has announced that all schools will be closed for a two week period beginning on Monday, March 16th and resuming on Monday, March 30th.
"The recent recommendation to avoid large crowds, maintain social distancing, and recent CDC guidelines for schools makes clear that the most responsible decision at the present time is to close our schools. Effective Monday, March 16, all schools in Bloomfield will be closed for a two (2) week period. All extracurricular and school-related activities and events are canceled until further notice. We will continue to monitor all events associated with the Covid-19 pandemic," read a message from Superintendent Salvatore Goncalves on the Bloomfield School website.