EIS Incident
Statement by Essex County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Scott A. Burckbuchler - EIS Incident
Posted on 06/06/2018


On Friday June 1st, there was an unfortunate incident, which occurred at Essex Intermediate School involving an adult visitor and a student.  The visitor, who was authorized to be in the school, allegedly struck a student during a class period.  We are fully cooperating with law enforcement in their investigation.  We will be reviewing our policies and procedures to ensure the safety and security of all of our students.  We are deeply saddened by this incident and pledge our support for the student and family in this difficult period.