Happenings

  • Academy Students Attend Aviation STEM Day

    May 24, 2019 -- On May 13, sophomore engineering & environmental science students from the STEAM Academy attended Aviation STEM Day at the FAA Center in Atlantic City.
  • 'Play It Again, Toms River!' Takes Another Test Drive

    Third and fourth grade Toms River Regional Schools students, along with their parents, once again participated in the music department’s Instrument Test Drive on Monday, May 20 at High School East.
  • HSN's Jenna Paul Recognized as NJSIAA Scholar Athlete

    May 21, 2019 -- Congratulations to High School North's Jenna Paul who was recognized as an outstanding scholar athlete by the NJSIAA. Jenna is the leading point scorer for the Lady Mariner basketball team and received a full scholarship to attend Colgate University in the fall where she will continue her basketball career and major in biology.
  • Silver Bay Peer Leaders Introduce Digital World to Residents

    The Peer Leadership Ambassadors from Silver Bay Elementary hosted a digital technology event for Brandywine Assisted Living in Toms River. On Monday, May 20th some very enthusiastic fifth graders put together this event for the residents from Brandywine to see the new world of digital learning.
  • Exploring Nursing as a Career Path

    May 20, 2019 -- Students from High School East recently attended a tour and interactive workshop at the Ocean County College Nursing School. Students were able to tour the brand new facility with state-of-the-art equipment utilized by nursing students to prepare them for a rewarding profession.
  • HSE Showcases Student Artwork

    May 16, 2019 -- An art showcase at High School East opened on May 15th, the same night as the school's National Art Honor Society (NAHS) induction ceremony.
  • BioBlitz Conducted at High School North

    Earlier this year, High School North was awarded one of eleven $10,000-level grants as part of the Sustainable Jersey for Schools Small Grants Cycle, which is funded by the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA).
  • Spring Is in the Air at Pine Beach!

    May 14, 2019 -- Families of Pine Beach Elementary School enjoyed an afternoon of fun activities during the school's Spring Fling event. Students climbed a rock wall, danced, and participated in a variety of STEAM activities.
  • Ciba-Geigy Acts as Classroom for AP Science Students

    AP Environmental Science students from High School North and High School East had an incredible experience as they visited the Ciba-Geigy Superfund Site.
  • District Returns to Trenton for Press Conference, Rally

    April 30, 2019-- Teachers, board members, administrators, and 11 buses full of students from Toms River Regional Schools returned to Trenton today to voice opposition to the state aid cuts in Bill S2.
  • Register for Summer TR STEM Camps

    Toms River Regional Schools is a Cold Spring Harbor DNALC affiliated site, and the district is proud to offer a series of summer STEM Camps that are led by TRRS STEM instructors trained by Cold Spring Harbor scientists, and which follow the same curriculum as the Long Island-based camps.
  • Hovnanian Foundation Spurs Innovation With Two Multi-Year Grants

    April 16, 2019-- This past winter Edele Hovnanian, president of the Hirair and Anna Hovnanian Foundation, visited the Toms River Regional School District for a tour of two newly renovated spaces and programs the foundation funded in the 2018-2019 school year.
  • Best Trip Ever for ASR Students at Delaware Valley Science Fair

    High School North junior ASR student Isabella Onofrietti won a $30,000 scholarship from the University of the Sciences during the Delaware Valley Science Fair, which was one of many significant and historic achievements by district students.
  • Beachwood Bears Ready for NJSLA

    April 8, 2019 -- Students at Beachwood Elementary kicked off NJSLA (New Jersey Student Learning Assessment) testing with a bang! Third, fourth, and fifth graders were welcomed with positive messages written on the sidewalks to wish them well on testing.
  • HSE Hosts College & Career Fair for Students

    The High School East Guidance Office, in conjunction with the College and Career Committee, hosted a College and Career Fair on April 4 & 5 at the school.
  • Girls on the Run at Washington Street Elementary

    April 4, 2019 -- Over a period of 10 weeks, girls in the 3rd through 5th grade at Washington Street Elementary School will participate in a before-school program like no other.
  • North Artists Capture Teen Arts Festival Awards

    Toms River High School North visual art students received six awards of recognition at the recent 2019 Ocean County Teen Arts Festival. These students have been recognized as some of the best and brightest young artists in Ocean County.
  • Raising Awareness About Autism

    April 3, 2019 -- Early Learning Center students and teachers blew bubbles to help raise awareness about autism. Bubble-blowing is often used as an activity to raise awareness about autism because we can burst the bubble that often surrounds the disorder and bring acceptance and awareness through education.
  • Robots Geared up at Intermediate North

    March 29, 2019 -- Robotics students at Intermediate North learned about gears and gear ratios so their robots can race twice as fast! 
  • Congressman Andy Kim Speaks to Students at Citta

    Third graders at Joseph A. Citta Elementary welcomed Congressman Andy Kim to their school on Friday, March 22. The classes gathered in the Media Center to listen to Congressman Kim read excerpts from the book What's the Big Deal About Elections? by Ruby Shamir.
  • Walnut Street Hosts First Health and Wellness Night

    Walnut Street Elementary continued its whole child approach to education by hosting the school's first ever Health and Wellness Night. Approximately 200 students and their families gathered for the opportunity to take part in physical fitness activities, learn about nutrition and a healthy diet, and gain information from community health providers.
  • Students, Administrators Testify at State Budget Hearings

    This page will be updated from March 20 through March 28.March 20, 2019-- District leaders, students, and supporters traveled back to Trenton to testify at the State Assembly Budget Committee hearing March 20 in opposition of drastic state aid cuts resulting from Senate Bill S2.
  • Stay Involved with the State Aid Cut Campaign

    Thousands of Toms River Regional Schools staff, students, and community members rallied in Trenton on March 5 to oppose state aid reductions of more than $80 million over the next six years as Governor Murphy delivered his annual budget address.
  • FREE PROGRAM: Don't Fear the FAFSA! Tues. 10/16 @ 7pm OCL-TR

    You may have heard that the new, earlier FAFSA goes live October 1st. Will you be ready for it? Families of high school seniors, and anyone returning to college for the 2019-20 academic year, will complete this important financial aid form to determine their financial aid eligibility. Every family should fill out the FAFSA. Attend this workshop to learn why.
  • FREE PROGRAM: Pathways to College Wed. 9/26 @ 7pm OCL-TR

    The Path toward college is not always clear, even for the best and the brightest. Join College GPS for an information-packed workshop explaining the benefits of early college planning. Lots of great information being shared so please be prepared to take notes! Learn what you need to know to help your child get set for college from applications, tests to finances.
  • Pathway to College

    FREE! Join College GPS for an information-packed workshop explaining The benefits of early college planning
  • Teens deserve healthy relationships!

    Join us as we discuss dating relationship warning signs, dispel myths and misconceptions, and give real-life examples that address the difficult scenarios teen dating can bring. FREE workshop suggested for teens, parents, professionals, and the general public.
  • Workshop: A Parent's Guide to College Planning

    Join College GPS for an information-packed, free workshop at the Ocean County Library Toms River Branch explaining the benefits of early college planning. There is much more to college planning than saving for college!
  • Ocean County Library newsletter

    Activities and fun at the Toms River TeenZone.
  • 2018 Instrumental Summer Music Lessons

    The district will once again be offering free summer music group lessons.

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