• Principal's Newsletter

    Please click on the following link to view the most current updates from Mrs. Tutzauer!
  • Chromebook Collection!

    If you borrowed a school chromebook, please return beginning 6/17. Please send in with your child (computer/charger) or drop off in the Main Office. ALL Chrome Books need to be returned by the last day of school.
  • Congratulations Mrs. Colasurdo!

    Our nurse, Mrs. Colasurdo, is retiring! Congratulations Mrs. Colasurdo, enjoy your retirement!
  • Safety Patrol Applications

    Attention 4th Graders! As a 5th grader you will have the opportunity to be a part of the Pine Beach Safety Patrol. If you are interested in applying to become a Safety please join the Safety Patrol Google Classroom. Log into Google and go to Classroom. Click on the + sign in the upper right and type in code 4nuxt4u to join. Please read the detailed memo on the classroom for directions on applying.
  • Humphrey is Back!

    Virtual students can pick-up their books outside the Main Office. Students will answer trivia questions each morning in class. Taped readings will be posted on the student's Google Classrooms. Click the link to submit pictures! 
  • Staff/Teacher Appreciation Week

    We will celebrate staff and teachers the week of May 3-7!
  • 5 In-Person Days of Learning Begins Week of May 3rd

    The week of May 3rd, we will begin 5 in-person days (4 hours).
  • NJSLA Testing Update Info

    Read the following memo with update on NJSLA Testing.
  • Yearbook Sales Ending Soon!

    Our 2020-2021 Lifetouch Yearbook Sale is almost over! 5th grade pricing will begin at $16 and Pre-k to 4th grade pricing will begin at $20. Don't miss out on the memories and original artwork covers done by our 5th graders! Order online with the Job Number: 7898121. All orders will be due by April 16th!
  • School Store!

  • Spirit Sale!

    Order Panther wear by clicking the link by April 26th! Check out the new options!
  • PTO Nominations and Elections!

    Forms went home today to fill out to nominate and elect for next year's PTO! Please return to your child's teacher by April 19th!
  • Preschool and Kindergarten Registration Open!

    Preschool and kindergarten registration for the 2021-2022 school year is officially open. We strongly encourage all of our families with preschool-age children to visit the registration page of our district website and complete the quick and easy online registration process as soon as possible.
  • Virtual Book Fair

    Our virtual book fair is happening from March 1st- March 14th! Support our school and add to your library!
  • Read Across America Week!

    We celebrated Dr. Seuss and Read Across America week with 5 spirit days!
  • Q & A with Pine Beach Administration regarding Phase 4 Return

    Mrs. Tutzauer and Mrs. Mellon will be hosting a Q&A on Wednesday, February 24th at 5:00 p.m. for Parents and Guardians in regards to our Phase 4 Return on March 1st. Please join using your student's Google Classroom login for this virtual meeting. Here is the meeting link, If you are unable to attend and have questions, please reach out to Mrs. Tutzauer.
  • PHASE 4 begins Monday, March 1st

    All elementary students are to return to school for 4 in-person days, following the current four hour school day and all virtual Fridays.
  • 2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration OPEN!

    Kindergarten registration for the 2021-2022 school year is NOW OPEN. If you have a pre-school-age child, don't wait! The district is anticipating that next year will usher in a full return to in-person learning. But even if uncertainties remain for your family, we strongly encourage you to register regardless. Claim your child’s spot, their school, and have the peace of mind of knowing your child is in the system and K-ready. Any changes down the road can be handled, no problem. Browse this page for any additional resources you might need.
  • Picture Make-Up Day- March 3rd

    Picture make-ups will be March 3rd. All students and staff should have their photo taken for the yearbook.
  • Kindergarten Family Night

    Kindergarten Family Night Your family is invited to join Mrs. Jubert for Kindergarten Family Nights. The program will run virtually on Thursdays from February 4-March 11. We will be exploring polar animals with books and activities. Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25, 3/4, 3/11 Time: 6:00-6:30pm All dates are virtual Your child is not required to join us for each night.
  • Valentines Due Feb 3rd and 4th!

    Children must bring the cards in by ​Wednesday, February 3rd or ​Thursday, February 4th (​with ​ distributing on the 1​0​th or 1​1​th) to allow the opportunity for the cards to "quarantine" for at least a week.
  • Picture Days! Feb 3-4

    Our Picture Day is rescheduled for February 3rd & 4th. All students are welcome to have their photos taken. All picture packages must be ordered online. Life Touch has protocols put in place for social distancing and cleanliness. Life Touch will be making a class picture collage, we will not be taking class pictures. Pictures will be taken in the Gym. All Virtual Students are welcome to come for pictures on FEBRUARY 3rd. Please enter using DOOR 11 in the back parking lot. 1:15-1:30 Last Name A-F 1:30-1:45 Last Name G-L 1:45-2:00 Last Name M-R 2:00-2:15 Last Name S-Z
  • Dine to Donate! Sand Castle Diner FEBRUARY 2ND!

    Support our PTO and dine at Sand Castle Diner all day February 2nd! Bring your flier!! Click link for flier!
  • Kids Heart Challenge Kick-Off

    Hello Families! It is time for our traditional Kids Heart Challenge program! Through our partnership with the American Heart Association, students will learn about their hearts, take part in cardio-pumping challenges and they can commit to their heart health by taking the AHA’s online Health Challenge. They will also help raise funds to help kids with special hearts and make all communities healthier. Plus, our school can earn PE equipment and direct givebacks and your child can earn fun thank you gifts. START TODAY to enjoy educational, fun online experiences and raise funds. 
  • Jenkinson's Penguin Zoom 7pm Session 2 (older students)

    You are invited to Jenkinson’s Aquarium Penguin Pointers Family Zoom Event on the evening of Thursday, January 14. Session 2: 7:00 pm and is geared for our older students. Join Zoom Meeting (click link) Meeting ID: 864 7916 2790 Passcode: 706327
  • Jenkinson's Penguin Zoom 6:30pm Session 1 (younger students)

    You are invited to Jenkinson’s Aquarium Penguin Pointers Family Zoom Event on the evening of Thursday, January 14. Session 1: 6:30 pm and is geared for our younger students. Join Zoom Meeting (click link) Meeting ID: 815 4904 2153 Passcode: 490632
  • Parent Teacher Conferences

    Virtual conferences will take place Tuesday, Jan 12th, Wednesday, Jan 13th (evening conferences), and Thursday, Jan 14th. Be sure to check with your child's teacher for the Google Meet link!
  • Reading Calendar

    Enjoy your family reading time! Mr. Popper’s Penguin Reading Calendar.
  • Mr. Popper's Penguins Pictures- Share with us!

    We would love you to share a photo of your family reading Mr. Popper’s Penguins together! Photos will be used to create a school collage. You can upload your photos by clicking on this link.
  • Winter Break

    Happy Holidays! Winter break is from December 24th until January 3rd. School Reopens January 4th!
  • Teacher of the Year & Educational Professional of the Year

    Congratulations to our Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Jessica Lyons, who teaches Resource Room, and our Educational Professional of the Year, Mrs. Lois Madden, a paraprofessional in second grade!
  • PTO's 12 Nights of Holiday Readings

    Join us for 12 Nights of Holiday Readings! They will take place at 7pm on the following nights in December: 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 21, 22 and 23. Please use this link Each night will be a mystery reader and a new story! YOU MUST LOG IN WITH A PERSONAL EMAIL!
  • Panther Gratitude Garden!

    Thank you to everyone who made an awesome rock! The PTO set up the rocks in our front garden and they look great!
  • Dec. 7 Return to Hybrid Learning

    ... means a return to the hybrid learning bell schedule. Double-check the schedule before Monday!
  • Fall Break- November 2-November 6

    No school from November 2- November 6 for Fall Break!
  • PTO Virtual Pumpkin Decorating Contest

    Congrats to the winners of the first Virtual Pumpkin Decorating Contest! Thanks to all who participated! Everyone did an excellent job and PTO hopes you had fun!
  • Halloween 2020

    Check out photos from Halloween Dress-up!
  • Happy Halloween from the Pine Beach Staff Witches

    Happy Halloween! Pine Beach Staff dressed as witches and doctors/nurses this year!
  • Guidance for Halloween 2020

    From district page, see the guidelines on Halloween.
  • Halloween Dress Up

    Due to Covid-19, our annual Costume Parade will be canceled. Students are invited to wear their costumes to school on the following days: Wednesday, October 28th (Cohort A); Thursday, October 29th (Cohort B). Remote students can choose either day to wear their costumes during their Google Meets. 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. Students must wear their MASKS. Faces can not be covered. Students are not required to wear costumes. Unfortunately we will not be having Halloween parties with treats or visitors.
  • RESPECT WEEK- Why You Matter

    During Respect Week, Pine Beach Panthers explored the theme "Why You Matter." Activities centered around the read aloud You Matter by Christian Robinson and included creating self-portraits in the style of the #WhyYouMatter public arts campaign, which focuses on empowering students while fostering a positive school climate where all feel supported and valued. In our own words, this is "Why We Matter."
  • PTO Spirit Wear Online Orders!

    Shop PTO Spirit Wear store! But hurry -- Store closes on October 22! Place all orders online and you will be able to pick up your merchandise at Accent Apparel located at 405 Atlantic City Boulevard Beachwood, NJ 08722 once your order is ready. Click link to visit the shop!
  • Virtual Parent Academy

    Parents are invited to register for the Virtual Parent Academy hosted by our district on September 29th and October 1st. Please visit the link to view the flyer and register! Email with any questions.
  • Phase 2 Reopening Plan

    At the board meeting on 9/16, it was approved for the LLD program, preschool, kindergarten, and first graders to return to the building following the blended model. A/B rotations, with virtual Friday for all starting Oct 5th. Please fill out your child's survey on the Parent Portal by 9/23 and the survey from the school regarding how your child will get to and from school.
  • Birthday Surprise!

    Celebrate your child's birthday the Panther way this year! Email the PTO at to get more information and to pay $12!
  • Scholastic Book Fair 9/14-9/27

    Shop online for Scholastic Book Fair! 25% of all sales will go to Pine Beach Elementary! Order between 9/14 and 9/27. Orders over $25 are Free shipping! Orders will ship directly to your house!
  • Mum Sales Due 9/21

    All mum orders are due 9/21, pick up is 9/25!
  • Back to School House Decorating Ends 9/20

    Submit all photos of decorated house by 9/20 for voting!
  • PTO Events

    Be sure to check out the events happening from the PTO! Their website is linked. There is a Panther Pride house decorating contest, Birthday surprise, Mum sale, and Scholastic Book Fair going on!
  • First Day of Virtual School Pictures

    We had a great first day of virtual school at Pine Beach Elementary!
  • September 8th Fundaiser

    Visit Mister Softee ALL DAY on September 8th. Thank you PTO! Proceeds will go directly to help a Pine Beach family who just lost everything in a fire.
  • Yearbooks Arrived!

    If you ordered a 2019-2020 yearbook, they ave finally arrived and will be available for pick-up with supplies on September 8th and 9th from 11am-3pm in the gym.
  • PTO Celebrates Staff First Day!

    Thank you so much to the PTO who brought the Mister Softee ice cream truck to our school for the staff on the first Professional Development day! Visit link for pics!
  • School Supply Pick-up: Sept 8th, Sept 9th

    School supplies including student workbooks will be scheduled for pick-up on September 8th and 9th. Pick-up will be in the gym. Please park in the back parking lot and enter through Doors 11 and 12. September 8th and September 9th Pick-up 11:00-a.m- 3:00 p.m.
  • Kindergarten and Preschool Orientations

    We welcomed incoming Kindergarteners on August 26th and Preschoolers on August 27th. Our kindergarten teachers this year are Mrs. Zakar, Mrs. Gregory, and Ms. Molzon. Our preschool teachers are Ms. Vasilew and Ms. Moser. Paws the Panther and the PTO were there to welcome the students and their parents. Welcome! Visit link to view all of the pictures!
  • TRRS K-12 Virtual Learning Parent Guardian Handbook

    It is important for you to find a moment to review the TRRS K-12 Virtual Learning Parent Guardian Handbook. This booklet has valuable information that will be helpful for a successful transition back to school. We suggest printing this handbook or saving it to your computer, so that you are able to access it in the future
  • Virtual Tutorials for Parents and Students

    The district created virtual tutorials for parents and students to help in using the district website, using clever, using chromebooks, and using Google Classroom. Visit the link for more information. If you are having technology issues, email Family Tech Support at