Sept. 6, 2018-- The first day of school at Pine Beach Elementary welcomed the smiling faces of students, families, and staff, as well as a very special guest. Ocean County Executive Superintendent Kevin Ahearn visited PBE to greet students, meet school and district administrators, and see first hand all of the great things that are happening at Pine Beach Elementary School.

The mission of the Executive County Superintendent and staff is to guarantee schools and districts are providing a thorough and efficient education for all students.


Ocean County Executive Superintendent Kevin Ahearn (left) speaks with Toms River School Board President Russell Corby at Pine Beach Elementary School as TRRS Business Administrator William Doering and Assistant Superintendent James Ricotta listen in.


Mr. Ahearn meets and shakes hands with Tricia Moran Tutzauer, principal of Pine Beach Elementary School, as Superintendent Healy and Board President Corby stand by.


Standing with students as they arrive at PBE for their first day of the 2018-2019 school year are (from l to r) Bob Fairweather, armed district safety officer for PBE; Superintendent David Healy; Assistant Superintendent Deb McKenna; County Executive Superintendent Kevin Ahearn; and Assistant Superintendent James Ricottta.


Mr. Ahearn, center, along with school and district officials, poses with Pine Beach students including several of the school's safety patrol leaders.