• bingo night
    "Bingo Night"
    Grades 4 & 5 "Bingo Night" is postponed until January 19, 2018 due to inclement weather.
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  • Holiday show
    "Holiday Show"
    Kindergarten students will present a "Holiday Show" on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 1:00 PM in the gym.
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  • Gingerbread Show
    "Gingerbread Show"
    The first graders will present the "Gingerbread Show" on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 10:15 AM in the gym.
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  • PTO Giving Tree
    PTO Giving Tree
    On December 1, 2017 the PTO Giving Tree will be in the school lobby for your donations of hats, gloves and scarves. All items will be donated to Providence House.
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2050 Lakewood Road

Toms River, NJ 08755


Mrs. Mallory Kennedy, Principal

Mrs. Shannon Brown, Supervisor

Ms. Dana Staffieri, School Guidance Counselor
(732) 818-8550

9:25 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.

Josiah Simpson, a first grader, collected donations for hurricane victims in Puerto Rico.

Hurricane Victims in Puerto Rico

Citta staff get ready for the students!

Citta Staff

Students at Joseph A. Citta Elementary School enjoy their time in Technology Class. They are learning about the Student Acceptable Use Policy and exploring Typing Club.

Citta Technology Class

Remembering that October is Respect month, and everyday is a great day to be respectful!

Respect month

October has been designated as National Fire Prevention Month. Pleasant Plains firefighters visited the First Grade students. They learned about "Stop...Drop...and Roll."

Fire Safety

Title I Phonics Make and Take Night

Title I

Students in Fifth Grade love playing percussion instruments in Music Class.

Playing percussion instruments

Ian Munoz Santiago won the STEAM Station logo contest. Ms. Marino painted his sketch above the door.


"Working in the STEAM Station is so much fun!"

Steam Room

"All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth!"

Two front teeth

"First Graders worked hard and presented the Gingerbread Kid Caper. play for parents!"

Gingerbread show