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Recent News

Transition to Distance Learning Creates Opportunities for Cyber Actors to Disrupt Instruction and Steal Data. Please see the attached document for information.

Trunk or Treat

Here are some photos from our Trunk or Treat. Even the rain couldn't stop our fun!


Mission Statement

Gladys Cannon Nunery School exists to provide an inclusive, nurturing learning community that is safe, supportive, resourceful, and student-centered.  We are committed to preparing our students,academically and socially, to be college and career ready.

About Us

  • The Gladys Cannon Nunery School is one of the oldest in Jersey City. Its cornerstone is dated 1901.
  • The School was named Gladys Cannon Nunery after a former teacher at the school who dedicated her life and career to the students, staff and families at the school.
  • Gladys Cannon Nunery was one of eight founding educators of the National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc. This sorority was established in 1923 to provide a sisterhood among teachers and promote the highest ideals of the teaching profession.