Recent News

  • Virtual Learning Parent Academy

    Sept. 22, 2020-- Please join us for the free Virtual Learning Parent Academy scheduled for September 29 - October 1!  Session topics will include: Google Classroom, Google Meet, Google Apps for Education, Flipgrid, Kahoot!
  • Cedar Grove Wins Covid Recovery Grant From United Way

    Sept. 21, 2020-- The United Way of Monmouth and Ocean Counties (UWMOC) is supporting Cedar Grove Elementary School with a $5,000 grant as part of its Covid-19 Recovery Program.
  • Healy Announces Retirement from Toms River Regional Schools

    Sept. 17, 2020-- Superintendent David M. Healy, who was hired in 2014 to take the helm at Toms River Regional Schools, has announced his retirement effective Jan.
  • Back to School 2020-2021

    An all-virtual start to the school year for most students hasn't lessened the excitement or #firstdayjitters typical of the first day back. And that includes teachers, staff, and administrators, who are back in the buildings to make enhanced virtual learning the best platform it can be.
  • Toms River Staples School Supply Drive Benefits Students  

    The Toms River Staples just gave back to our students in a major way. The store conducted a School Supply Drive where patrons visiting the store could donate $5 at the time of check out.
  • Three-Day PD Series Will Highlight Enhanced Virtual Learning

    Sept. 1, 2020-- Today begins a three-day series of professional development for Toms River Regional Schools teachers and staff members as the district prepares to enter 2020-2021 utilizing an enhanced virtual learning model of instruction for students.
  • Show Must Go On- HSN Nautical Stars Perform Virtual 'Shrek'

    Aug. 31, 2020-- It's been an extremely difficult year for theatre. At High School North, the production team, cast, and crew for its Nautical Stars Theatre Company program put hundreds of hours into its planned performance of "Shrek, the Musical.
  • Partnership Health Center Set to Reopen

    Aug. 28, 2020-- Partnership Health Center, the prime service provider for Toms River Regional Schools employees covered under Integrity Health, will reopen its downtown Toms River location Aug.
  • Orientations Underway for 2020-2021

    Aug. 25, 2020-- Orientations kicked off today at the elementary level, with kindergarteners getting the chance to meet their teachers, gather needed materials, and connect with their school before beginning enhanced virtual learning in a couple weeks.
  • HSN Student Ishan Shah Recognized Among FBLA-PBL Best

    July 27, 2020-- Ishan Shah, a rising junior at High School North, was recognized as the second-place winner in Introduction to Financial Math at the 2020 FBLA-PBL National Leadership Experience (NLE).
  • TR:TechReady Virtual Campers Enjoy Special Guest Speaker

    July 8, 2020-- Today's TR:TechReady virtual Summer Coding Camp session ended in an ovation of sign-language clapping. Kit August, who represents IEEE IEEE NJ Coast Section PACE SIGHT Group (Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology), Do Good Things Justice for All, served as a special guest speaker.
  • 'Project Sing Out' Selects Two District Students

    June 29, 2020-- Two High School North students were selected for the Educational Theatre Foundation’s Project Sing Out event. From hundreds of applicants, rising senior Makayla Bird and rising junior John Claude Yambao were chosen to sing in the July 20 event.
  • Kelly Wilbert Wins Sanford Teacher Award, $10k

    The following press release was received with permission to publish from Sanford Programs at the National University System June 22.SAN DIEGO—June 18th—In recognition of inspirational teaching nationwide, Kelly Wilbert a fifth-grade teacher at East Dover Elementary School in Toms River, has been named a recipient of the National University System-Sanford Teacher Award for New Jersey on a surprise Zoom announcement.
  • District Alum Publishes Lacrosse Book

    June 21, 2020-- High School East 2007 graduate Phil Shore has published a book, his first, about Major League Lacrosse.Major League Life: Why Major League Lacrosse Players Coaches and Fans Share a Passion for a League that Often Goes Overlooked goes behind the scenes of the six MLL teams during the 2019 season and explores why the players, coaches, and fans care so much about a league not many people even know about.
  • U.S. Poet Laureate Will Visit Toms River for NEA Big Read

    June 16, 2020-- The National Endowment for the Arts, in partnership with Arts Midwest, has awarded Toms River Regional Schools a grant to host NEA Big Read for a fourth consecutive year.
  • Military-Bound Seniors Honored With Cording Ceremony

    June 15, 2020-- In addition to the virtual graduation ceremonies hosted by the district's secondary schools June 12, graduating seniors bound for military service were recognized June 11 during a drive-up cording ceremony held at High School South.
  • Watch Beachwood Students Perform 'Aladdin' Virtually

    June 10, 2020 --  As the saying goes, the show must go on!  And it did for Beachwood students who had been rehearsing the school's spring play 'Aladdin' before the quarantine closed school for the remainder of the school year.
  • TRSTV Produces Video Series Honoring District Family Heroes

    June 9, 2020-- Studio Director Chip Phillips and the team at Toms River Schools TV (TRSTV) are producing and releasing a series of slideshow videos dedicated to district staff members and their families who are on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • OC Teen Arts Fest Recognizes Students for Outstanding Achievement

    June 9, 2020-- The 2020 Ocean County Teen Arts Festival announced its winners for Outstanding Achievement on Friday June 5. Among them were several High School North students including junior Tara Peterson, who walked away with the big $500 prize in the Prose category for her short story, "The Ride.
  • HSN Virtual Mock Trial Features Superior Court Judge

    June 5, 2020-- The political and legal education class at High School North hosted a virtual mock trial this week, which was presided by Superior Court Judge Marlene Lynch Ford.
  • Film and Media Students Learn From Special Guest Speaker

    June 4, 2020-- District students studying media and filmed received special instruction last week from a prolific guest speaker. Jennifer Hellman met with more than 40 district students including many from High School East’s TRSTV studio to discuss her career and experience in the entertainment industry.
  • First Summer Meals Program to Launch at the Ocean County YMCA

    In partnership with Toms River Regional Schools
  • With Space Nearly Complete, Project SPEAR-IT Takes Off

    March 6, 2020-- At the beginning of the school year, High School South learned that its application for the United Way of Monmouth and Ocean Counties Youth Career Pathways grant was a winner, and that's its vision for Project SPEAR-IT (South’s Pre-Vocational Educational Alternatives Resource Institute) would be realized.
  • 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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