Recent News

  • New Foundation Makes Immediate Impact

    Jan. 14, 2021-- Toms River Regional Schools Athletics Department received a $10,000 donation from the Toms River Education Foundation to purchase uniforms for student-athletes at each of the three district high schools.
  • Fulfill Donates Hygiene Kits to High School Students

    Jan. 13, 2021 -- Fulfill, the local food bank for Ocean and Monmouth Counties, has continued its generosity in the Toms River Regional Schools community by donating hygiene kits ready to be distributed to high school students across the district.
  • HSN Auditorium Prepped for Makeover

    Jan. 8, 2020-- No one can claim the district's school board members and administrators are afraid to get their hands dirty. Today, Board President Joseph Nardini, Assistant Superintendent James Ricotta, and HSN Principal Ed Keller found themselves high up on a lift, inspecting the ceiling of the High School North auditorium to help determine-- along with the district's facilities team and reps from Maser Consulting and Newport Construction-- next steps in the makeover process.
  • District, OCHD Work Together To Protect Health of Community

    Jan. 8, 2021-- Since the outset of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. in early March 2020, Toms River Regional Schools has worked alongside Ocean County Health Department to analyze and share important and ever-evolving information about the virus, with OCHD’s guidance providing a crucial role in the district’s decision-making process.
  • Local Girl Scout Troop Gifts Puppet Booths to Schools

    Jan. 4, 2021-- South Toms River, Pine Beach, and Beachwood elementary schools are the proud recipients of new puppet booths, courtesy of Girl Scout Troop 50131.
  • Santa Visits West Dover, Elf Crashes High School South

    Dec. 23, 2020-- A challenging nine months have not hampered the spirits of schools throughout the district, several of which were fortunate enough to welcome surprise holiday guests.
  • 'Tis the Season for Spreading Joy

    In the past, students from Toms River Schools have participated in holiday activities with Brandywine Assisted Living residents in Toms River. However, this year is a year like no other and students were not permitted to visit the residents in person.
  • Holiday Performances From Around the District!

    Dec. 21, 2020 -- Be sure to check out some of the festive holiday performances by students from all over the district. The students performed together virtually in order to share their talents at this special time of year.
  • ELC Students Send Cards to Troops in Germany

    Dec. 21, 2020 -- Students in the Early Learning Center at 1144 Hooper Avenue wrote and decorated holiday cards to send to troops stationed in Germany.
  • Intermediate North Teachers Spark 'Revolution' With New Book

    Dec. 21, 2020—Two seventh-grade English language arts (ELA) teachers at Intermediate North have co-authored a book. The Paperclip Revolution by Beth Lee and Debi Cagliostro is available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble.
  • Board, Colleagues, Students Heap Praise on Healy During Send-off

    Dec. 17, 2020-- The subject of the $147 million dollar referendum—a signature moment of David Healy’s tenure—came up several times during the Dec. 16 board meeting, Healy’s last as superintendent of Toms River Regional Schools.
  • Warm Wishes Granted for Walnut, CGE, South Toms River Students

    Dec. 9, 2020-- The “Warmest Wishes Coat Drive” from the United Way of Monmouth and Ocean Counties (UWMOC) delivered hundreds of coats yesterday to Cedar Grove, Walnut Street, and South Toms River elementary schools.
  • There's 'Snow' Place Like STRE

    Dec. 8, 2020 -- The staff at South Toms River Elementary worked together to transform the school's hallways into a Winter Wonderland as they welcomed back students to the building on Monday, 12/7.
  • North Dover Teacher Named 'Extraordinary Educator'

    Dec. 7, 2020-- North Dover Elementary School fifth-grade teacher Michael DeRiggi has been included in the Extraordinary Educators Class of 2021 by Curriculum Associates.
  • CGE Hosts 'Holiday at the Grove'

    Dec. 7, 2020-- Cedar Grove Elementary School’s PTO sponsored “Holiday at the Grove” Dec. 4, an event which featured lights and decorations, music and a DJ, Santa’s Workshop, and even a drive-thru to maintain distance, health, and safety.
  • Mural Brings Staff Together at Beachwood

    Nov. 30, 2020 -- Since October, the staff of Beachwood Elementary has been working hard on a community mural to spread joy and positivity throughout the halls.
  • Tech Experts, Partners, Prizes Boost First-Ever TR Hackathon

    Nov. 23, 2020-- Secondary students from across Toms River Regional Schools and up and down the state gathered virtually this past weekend for the first large-scale Hackathon, a virtual event made possible through the TR:TechReady program funded by the Office of Naval Research.
  • 'Cantamos' Recorded by IE Chorus

    Nov. 20, 2020 -- Students in Dr. Melson's Intermediate East Chorus joined together to record the song "Cantamos." Using Spanish and English words, the song lists some of the many reasons we sing.
  • Sign Up for TR Hackathon Which Begins Nov. 20

    Nov. 19, 2020-- Calling all creative problem solvers, coders, STEAM makers and artists, families and friends, individuals and groups of up to five. Because Toms River Regional Schools ONR TR:TechReady Hackathon is this weekend!
  • Dual Enrollment with OCC a Huge Plus for TRRS Students, Parents

    High school students at Toms River Regional Schools will have ample opportunities to get a head start on their collegiate careers thanks to an expanded partnership between the district and Ocean County College.
  • Hooper Avenue's Annual Salute to Veterans

    Nov. 13, 2020 -- Check out Hooper Avenue's annual salute to Veterans! This year's celebration was held virtually and shared as a video tribute due to the pandemic.
  • Learn About the High School Career Academies!

    Nov. 12, 2020 -- Toms River Regional Schools is proud to present grade 8 students and parents/guardians with this flyer that contains video presentations from our high school career academies: Business, STEAM and Arts.
  • District Joins Town in Honoring Veterans

    Nov. 11, 2020-- The annual Toms River Veterans Day Parade in downtown TR was canceled due to the Covid-19 pandemic, but that did not stop the town or district from gathering to honor those who have served.
  • First Summer Meals Program to Launch at the Ocean County YMCA

    In partnership with Toms River Regional Schools
  • Dart Coalition, OCL, TRPD Team Up for Drug and Alcohol Awareness Program

    Sponsored by the Municipal Alliance of Toms River and with funding from the Governor's Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, "Truth & Consequences: A Real-World Discussion on Teen Substance Use and Underage Drinking" will be hosted at Ocean County Library Nov. 14.
  • Nominate a Teacher for the VFW Teacher of the Year!

    The Veterans of Foreign Wars District 12 wants to recognize teachers who promote civic responsibility, patriotism, and community volunteer projects. Use the attached form and submit your entry by midnight October 31st, 2019.
  • HSN All-Class Reunion is July 13

    At Baker's Water Street Bar & Grille

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    The camp is for current 6th through 8th grade Toms River students. The camp is from July 20-24 from 8:30 am-3:00 pm. Campers must supply their own gym clothes/sneakers and lunch for the week. More information is on the application found in our intermediate school main offices or you can email Sergeant Gene Bachonski at if you have any questions.

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