Our Principal

Phone: 856-423-0412


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Jennifer Connell

Dr. Jennifer Connell joined the East Greenwich Township School District in 2020 and proudly serves as the principal of the Jeffrey Clark School. As principal, Dr. Connell places safety as the highest priority for all learners and aims to develop the whole child each day at Clark School.  She also values the home-school connection and the partnership of our strong community in East Greenwich.  She aims to be a visible presence for students, staff, and the community.

Prior to coming to East Greenwich, Dr. Connell had spent the previous sixteen years in the Mantua Township Public School District, both as a teacher in grades 2 and 3, literacy coach, and then as principal of Sewell School. Dr. Connell earned her undergraduate degree in Elementary Education K-6 from The College of New Jersey, Master's Degree from Marygrove College, Supervisor Certification from Rowan University, School Leadership Certification from Stockon University, and her doctoral degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Liberty University, 

Dr. Connell resides in East Greenwich Township with her husband of fifteen years and two children. In addition to being a lifelong learner, she enjoys the beach, boating, reading, and cheering on all Philadelphia sports teams along with her two children on the East Greenwich and Kingsway fields.