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  • News from the Principal

    Be sure to check your email weekly for news from Mrs. Tutzauer, our principal! PTO fliers and information will be found in these emails, as well!
  • Order your Lifetouch Yearbook Today!

    Order your original artwork Lifetouch Yearbook today! Online sales are open, paper forms will go home soon. Kindergarten through 4th grade begin at $20 and 5th grade begins at $14. (5th grade pricing is for one yearbook, any additional books should be ordered by paper through Mrs. Conte.) Orders are due April 21st.
  • Early Dismissal 12/23 and Winter Break

    Schools close Friday, December 23rd with an early dismissal at 1:25pm and will be closed until January 2nd for winter break. Schools reopen on Tuesday, January 3rd!
  • Holiday Bazaar

    Holiday Bazaar for student shopping is open Wednesday and Thursday, 12/14 for k-2 and 12/15 for 3-5. If you can volunteer to help, sign up in the link!
  • Congratulations to our Teacher of the Year and Educational Professional of the Year!

    Congratulations to our 2022 Teacher of the Year and our Educational Professional of the Year! Ms. Francis (Teacher) and Mrs. Strich (Paraprofessional)
  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    Schools are closed November 24-25 for Thanksgiving Break, shortened day November 23rd!
  • Fall Break

    Schools are closed November 7-11 for Fall Break!
  • Yearbook Booster Sale

    Booster Sale! Each label is $5 Buy more and save! 3 labels for $12 Orders due December 9th! Write a personalized message to your Pine Beach student or friend! Make the yearbook extra special with this personal touch!
  • Happy Halloween

    We celebrated Halloween at school on Friday, October 28th. Check out our gallery!
  • Congratulations Mrs. Kucinski!

  • School Closed- Rosh Hashanah

    Monday, September 26th, schools are closed for Rosh Hashanah!
  • Visit the School Night

    You are invited to attend this year’s Visit the School Night, which will be held on Thursday, September 22nd. At this time, you will meet your child’s teachers, learn about our curriculum, grade-level expectations, and assessment tools that will be used to evaluate your child’s progress. Visit the School Night is for parents/guardians only. Childcare will not be available. Parking is available in both the front and rear parking lots. Our Visit the School Night is as follows: 5:30-6:00 Grades K, 1, 2 and Mrs. Conte 6:00-6:30 Special Area Teachers 6:00-6:30 Small Group Instruction & Related Services The Title One Basic Skills Parent Meeting will be held in person in the Cafeteria at 6:15 p.m. 6:30-7:00 Grades 3, 4 and 5 and Ms. Hall
  • Check out the PTO Website!

    Check out the updated PTO website! If you are not a member yet, you can sign up here!
  • Kindergarten and New Student Orientation 8/31

    All Kindergarteners and new students to Pine Beach Elementary have orientation at 8/31 beginning at 9am for Kindergarten students. Check out the link to see pictures from the day!
  • PTO Board 2022-2023 School Year

    Congratulations to our 2022-2023 Pine Beach Elementary PTO Board, we look forward to another great year! President – Samantha Incremona Vice-President – Martine Ruiz Secretary - Colleen Oropeza Treasurer- Danielle Conte Parliamentarian – Megan Delahunt Fundraising/ School Store – Krystle Glogoza, Jamie Meccia, Allison Keenan Book Fair – Martine Ruiz Birthday Gram – Krystle Glogoza Teacher Appreciation – Samantha Incremona Spirit Wear – Lisa Stein Dine to Donate – Kelly Kuchie Volunteer Coordinator – Christine Cramer School Liaison – Danielle Conte Teacher Liaison – Cheryl Ward We are looking forward to many more volunteers next school year! Thank you to all of the volunteers this year and for supporting our fundraisers.
  • Cricut Club

    The 4th and 5th graders were able to participate in a Cricut Club with Mrs. Conte. They ended their sessions making their own shirts!
  • Early Dismissal the last four days of School 6/20-6/23

    Monday, June 20th until Thursday, June 23rd will be Early Dismissal at 1:25pm
  • Spring Break is 4/15-4/22

    Enjoy Passover and Easter! Happy Spring Break! School is closed from Friday, April 15th until Friday, April 22nd!
  • Spring Assemblies

    We have been fortunate enough to have three wonderful assemblies so far this spring! Thank you to the school and the PTO! Check out the images from our Garden State Trio Percussion Assembly, Eyes of the Wild Assembly, and Autism Awareness Assembly.
  • Kindergarten Registration Opens March 14th

    To our school families, please be aware that kindergarten registration for the 2022-2023 school year is scheduled to open March 14. Please visit and bookmark our Central Registration page for more information, and please help us spread the word about kindergarten registration to any family members or friends looking to become part of the Toms River Regional Schools family. Thank you.
  • Masks Optional Beginning March 7th

    Pine Beach Elementary School will be Mask Optional starting Monday, March 7th. Students can still choose to wear a mask. Please discuss with your children that some children will still choose to wear a mask and to be respectful of their wishes.
  • One School One Book

    We are delighted to let you know, our second school-wide read begins March 1! Every family will receive a copy of the same book – The Water Horse by Dick King-Smith – and will be asked to read it together at home over the next few weeks. With this program, we aim to build a Community of Readers at our school. Everyone – students, parents, teachers, even administrative staff – will all be reading along together. At school, your child will be invited to answer daily trivia questions to encourage and reward attentive listening. In class, students will explore the book through activities and discussion. You will want to make sure your family keeps up so that your child can be included. Throughout the month, everyone will be talking about The Water Horse!
  • Youth Art Month

    Congratulations to our students that have had their artwork selected for the Toms River Regional Schools 2022 Youth Art Month exhibit. The purpose of Youth Art Month is to emphasize the value of art and art education for all children, and to encourage public support for quality school art programs. The 2022 Youth Art Month exhibit will be on display March 1-30, 2022 throughout the Main Branch of the Ocean County Library. This branch is located in downtown Toms River on Washington Street.
  • Theater Week, Book Fair, CoGAT Testing

    February 28-March 4 is a busy week filled with Scholastic Book Fair, February 28-March 2nd; Theater Week, February 28-March 3rd, ending with performances on March 4th; and CoGAT testing for grade 3 students
  • Parent Workshops in English and Spanish

    Learning Alliances is excited to be hosting Parent Workshops for the Pine Beach Elementary Learning Community. Three parent workshops will be hosted virtually every two weeks beginning on February 22. Each workshop's topic will simultaneously be presented in English and Spanish. We look forward to learning with you. El tema de cada taller se presentará simultáneamente en inglés y español. Esperamos aprender con usted. February 22, 2022, 6:30-7:30 pm Helping My Child Develop Resilience During Times of Uncertainty and Change Click here for the Zoom link and password information 22 de Febrero de 2022, 6:30-7:30 PM Desarrollando la Resiliencia Durante Tiempos de Cambio e Incertidumbre Haga clic aquí para ver el enlace de Zoom y la información de la contraseña March 15, 2022, 6:30-7:30 PM The Role of Parents and Their Relationship with Student Academic Achievement El papel de los padres y su relación con el rendimiento académico de los estudiantes March 29, 2022, 6:30-7:30 PM Positive Discipline in the Home Disciplina positiva en el hogar
  • February 22, 2022 is our 100th Day of School!

    February 22, 2022, Twosday, is also our 100th Day of School!
  • No School- Presidents Day

    There will be no school on Monday, February 21st for Presidents Day!
  • Kindergarten Mindfulness Club

    Pine Beach Elementary School teachers Mrs. Gregory and Mrs. Delahunt are hosting a Kindergarten Mindfulness Club through which children are learning breathing techniques and ways to keep their minds and bodies calm. Gently touching a balloon to make sure it doesn't touch the floor, for example, is a calming exercise. Breathing on pinwheels to make them spin helps students developed good, calming breathing techniques. The club, made possible by the American Rescue Plan and the district's commitment to mental health, is enriching the lives of our youngest students.
  • Kids Heart Challenge

    Here's how to join the team and maximize your KHC experience: Set up your personal fundraising page: Go to the website and search for our school. Once you find our school, click “Sign Up.” Create a username and password. Fill out the registration form. Then set a fundraising goal (such as $250). Share the link to your personal fundraising page with friends and family right away. After setting up your page, login to your fundraising headquarters.
  • Progress Reports Available

    Trimester 2 Progress Reports are available on the Parent Portal
  • Family Math Grades 3, 4, 5

    Family Math is for students in Grades 3, 4, and 5 and their family members. During each session, students and adults work together on problem-solving strategies to better understand key mathematical concepts outlined by the NJ learning standards and to make math more meaningful. Grade 4 and 5 Families will meet in Room 217 Grade 3 Families will meet in Room 220 Time 4:30-5:30 pm Dates: 2/15, 2/22, and 3/8
  • Yearbook Sales are Open!

    Online yearbook sales are open! Visit the Lifetouch website and use Job Number 7898122. Yearbooks are priced at $20 for grades Kindergarten to 4th grade to start, and $15 for 5th graders to start. Paper fliers went home with all students. The last day to order in person is April 8th! Online sales will stay open until April 14th. Don't miss out on this original artwork yearbook! There will be NO EXTRA yearbooks to buy later, order now!
  • Parent Teacher Conferences in January

    Parent Teacher Conferences will be January 10th, 11th, and 13th! Dismissal will be at 1:25 Be sure to sign up for conferences with your child's teacher.
  • Winter Break December 24th - January 2nd

    Winter Break is December 24th through January 2nd. Schools reopen Monday, January 3rd.
  • Congratulations to our Teacher and Educational Professional of the Year!

    Congratulations to Mrs. Jenna Beverly, our Art teacher, who is our Teacher of the Year and to Ms. Domenica Mayersohn, a paraprofessional in first grade, who is our Educational Professional of the Year!
  • Picture Make-Up Day- November 11

    If your child missed picture day or you would like them to retake their photo, picture make-up day is November 11th!
  • Nominations for Teacher and Educational Professional of the Year

    The Toms River Regional School District is once again proud to participate in the New Jersey Department of Education's Governor's Educator of the Year Program. This program highlights educational innovation, student learning, and the rewards of teaching. It recognizes and honors the contributions of outstanding pre-K through grade 12 classroom teachers and educational services professionals who possess a special talent for inspiring a love of learning in students of all backgrounds and abilities and are leaders in their fields. If you would like to participate in this process (we hope you do), please fill out the blue forms that will be sent home with your child. You may fill-out a form for a teacher and a service professional (a list is attached to the forms). Return all forms by November 16th. This is a chance for you to recognize a teacher or a service professional at Pine Beach for all they do! Please nominate!
  • Fall Break- No School Week of 11/1-11/5

    All schools are closed for NJEA convention and Election Day November 1-5.
  • Halloween Dress-Up

    On Friday, October 29th the students can wear their costumes to school. Children are not required to wear costumes. Please remember that students must wear costumes that are in good taste and are appropriate for elementary school (NO WEAPONS OR ACCESSORIES THAT POSE A THREAT TO OTHERS). Costumes must not create a safety hazard. The teachers will let you know how they will be celebrating in their individual classrooms. Just a reminder, any treats that are sent in must be individually wrapped and store bought. Happy Halloween!
  • One School One Book- Because of the Rabbit

    This week we are reading days four through eight and every morning we are answering trivia questions. Read alouds for this week’s chapters can be found in your student’s Google Classroom. Thank you to all of the teachers who have taken the time to create a video. We are hoping you will share with us a photo of your family reading Because of the Rabbit together. Photos will be used to create a school collage. Upload your photo by clicking on the link!
  • RESPECT Week

    Our school celebrated RESPECT Week October 4-8 with Spirit Days and everyone participated in a school-wide bulletin board "A Minion Ways to be Kind."
  • Looking for Substitutes and More!

    Check out this Career Event! ESS invites you to join us at one of our upcoming hiring events for substitute and permanent school positions for Toms River Regional Schools. We provide qualified candidates like you the opportunity to work in local school districts and support student education. We’d love to introduce you to our hiring managers,
  • Visit the School Night- September 23rd

    You are invited to attend this year’s Visit the School Night, which will be held In-Person and Virtually on Thursday, September 23rd. At this time, you will meet your child’s teachers, learn about our curriculum, grade-level expectations, and assessment tools that will be used to evaluate your child’s progress. See the link for more details!
  • Picture Day!

    Wednesday, September 22nd is our school's Picture Day through Lifetouch! You can send in picture money for your child in the flyer envelope, or buy a package online!
  • Scholastic Book Fair- September 20-24

    Our school's Scholastic Book Fair is the week of September 20th-24th! You can set up an eWallet for your child to shop and there is a virtual option, as well!
  • First Day of School

    Staff begins September 1st and students begin September 8th! "NEW SCHOOL HOURS are 9:25-3:35. Walkers should not be dropped off until 9:15am and parents should not arrive for pick-up until 3:20pm. 
  • Parent Portal Information

    Be sure to check your Parent Portal on Friday, August 27th to see your child's teacher. Bus information will be available closer to school starting on September 8th. Be sure to check your email from Mrs. Tutzauer.
  • Kindergarten & New Student Orientation

    We welcomed incoming Kindergarteners and New Students August 24th! Check out the photos!

Mrs. Tutzauer, Principal

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