• Important Back to School Information:

    The New Student Orientation previously scheduled for Wednesday, August 19, 2020, will not take place on that day.  Orientation will be embedded in the first few days of school.  The fully remote students will receive a recap of the orientation electronically.

    Chromebook pickup will take place next week, Monday - Thursday (8/24/20 - 8/27/20) between the hours of 9 am - 2 pm.  Additionally, on Thursday, 8/27/20, the hours of 5 pm - 7 pm are available for Chromebook pickup. 

    The attached Acceptable Use Policy Form must be submitted in person in order to pick up your Chromebook.  Copies will be available at the main entrance where you will pick up the Chromebook.



    meet counselors

    Laura Reigelsperger 

    BCIT-Director of Pupil Personnel Services 

    (609) 654-0200 ext. 2226 (Medford)

    (609) 267-4226 ext.2226 (Westampton) 



    Ms. Amanda Avila

    School Counselor

    Ext. 8422


    "I hold a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Rutgers University and a Master of Education Degree in School Counseling from Georgian Court University. My true passion is supporting students with their academic, personal/social, and emotional needs.  I have experience working with high school students and preparing them for post secondary education.  I believe all students can learn and grow into the best version of themselves! Please do not hesitate to reach out with any questions or concerns."

    Students: A-F


    Ms. Aja Jones

    School Counselor

    Ext. 8419


    "I received my undergraduate degree in History with a concentration in Secondary Education and a minor in Music from Washington College in Chestertown, MD. I received my Master’s degree in Counseling in the Educational Setting from Rowan University. I have spent the majority of my counseling career working with students at the high school level and enjoy helping students pursue their college and career goals."

    Students: G-M


    Ms. Leah Ross

    School Counselor

    Ext. 8498


    "I received my Bachelor of Arts degree from La Salle University where I majored in Psychology. I then pursued my Master’s degree in Counseling Services with a concentration in School Counseling at Rider University. In addition, I also hold a Student Assistance Coordinator certification. I have always wanted to work with high school students to help them follow their dreams and set goals for the future. My door is always open!"

    Students: N-Z


    Mr. Jeff Pensabene

    Student Assistant Counselor

    Anti-Bullying Specialist

    Guidance Chairperson

    Ext. 8436


    "I am a graduate of Penn State University where I received a Bachelor's Degree in Human Development and Family Studies as well as a minor in Adolescent Studies.  In addition, I also received a Student Assistant Coordinator Certification from Rowan University and a Master's Degree in School Counseling from Wilmington University.  I have over 10 years of experience working with at-risk teens.


    Counseling Department Secretaries

    Ms. Ruth Davies 

    Ext. 8423            



    Mrs. Christine Brownridge

    Ext. 8418





    The school counseling staff is available to assist you during this stressful time.  Please use this form if you would like to speak with someone from the counseling department. For questions, regarding working papers, genesis, and residency, please contact Ms. Brownridge or Ms. Davies:

    Counseling Department Contact Form



    Managing Parenting Challenges of Social Distancing, Confinement, and Isolation

     The following numbers are also available to you:
    (CISS) 609-386-7331 Screening Crisis Intervention Pgm
    (SCIP) 609-835-6180 
    Police: 911 Non – Emergency Helpline: 211 

    Mobile Response: 1-877-652-7624 

    DCP&P 1-877-652-2873 (877-NJ-ABUSE)

    Burlington County NJ 856-222-9400
    Intensive Family Support Services 609-267-9339 (IFSS) Ext. 2826, 2824
    NJ Addiction Services Hotline 1-844-276-2777
    NAMI Burlington County NJ at 856- 222-9400 or email namiface@verizon.net. 

    Addiction Resources for Family and Friends

    1-800-SUICIDE 800-784-2433 

    ▪ 1-800-273-TALK 800-273-8255 

    ▪ 2nd Floor –Youth Helpline 888-222-2228 

    ▪ NJHOPELINE 855-654-6735 

    Laura Reigelsperger 

    BCIT-Director of Pupil Personnel Services 

    **We know that your family may be experiencing some anxiety about COVID-19, Please use this resource to talk with your children.

    Talking with Children about COVID


    CEEB Code:  310767 


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