HILLSIDE, NJ - The Hillside School District will close on Friday, March 13, 2020 to allow for deep cleaning of all buildings and facilities as a precautionary measure regarding the Coronavirus, announced Acting Superintendent of Schools A. Robert Gregory.  All Before/After Care services and All After School activities will also be cancelled.  Parents are also encouraged to follow public health guidelines for Coronavirus to prevent exposure or outbreak.

Gregory wrote, "The safety and well-being of our staff and students is always given the highest priority.  The district will continue to ensure procedures and protocols are in place to address any issue that may arise.  We will continue to provide updates and related information related to our school community as we receive guidance from the State Department of Education and the Health Department."

"Thank you in advance for your cooperation in helping the school district complete this necessary procedure," he added.