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News and Updates for Students

  • Exploring Different Careers at North Dover

    January 30, 2023 -- Throughout the month of January, students at North Dover Elementary learned about a variety of career paths from some familiar faces - their own parents and loved ones!
  • Leah Seidman Wins STEM Research Grant from NYIT

    Jan. 25, 2023-- High School North student Leah Seidman (left) has earned a mini-STEM grant from New York Institute of Technology.The $300 award is the result of Leah's research proposal, “Effect of different bean species on the Microbiome of bean beetle Callosobruchus Maculatus.
  • South Students Shine in Swim, State Showcase

    Jan. 23, 2023— A couple notable events from this past weekend saw students from High School South shine. At Sunday’s Ocean County Championship swim meet, South’s team took home first place in the 200m freestyle relay.
  • Sam Dugan Sets New South Swim Mark

    Jan. 23, 2023-- During a meet against Southern Regional Jan. 12, High School South swimmer Sam Dugan broke the school’s record in the 200 meter individual medley (IM).
  • Project SPEAR-IT Extended, to Advance to HS North Next Year

    Jan. 19, 2023-- Project SPEAR-IT, the immensely popular CTE and trades pathway hosted at High School South since 2019, has been provided a three-year grant extension through its funder, United Way of Monmouth and Ocean Counties.
  • Environmental Excellence Winner Kaitlyn Culbert Interviewed by CBS

    Jan. 3, 2023-- High School North's Kaitlyn Culbert, who has experienced considerable success over the years in the field of science, was recently awarded the Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award for student-led environmental education.
  • Helping Those in Need the Theme of the Season at Int. South

    Dec. 22, 2022-- This holiday season ushered in a few unique opportunities for Intermediate South students and staff to make a difference. Led by the school’s Interact Club, the Great Seminole Food Drive Challenge asked students and their families to donate food to those in need.
  • High School Musicians Usher in Holidays at 1144 Hooper

    Dec. 21, 2022- High School North's jazz band, High School South's orchestra, and High School East's chorus visited the lobby at 1144 Hooper Avenue today to play and sing holiday music for students and staff at the Early Learning Center, district administrative staff, office tenants, and anyone lucky enough to have stopped by during these enchanting performances.
  • Citta Showcases Winter Holidays Around the World

    December 21, 2022 -- Each classroom at Citta Elementary School chose a country that in some way represented their class. They then completed learning activities and researched winter holidays in that country.
  • Early Learning Center Unveils New Sensory Room

    Dec. 20, 2022-- The district's Early Learning Center (ELC), located within the business offices at 1144 Hooper Avenue, unveiled its new sensory room this week.
  • South Club Lifts Spirits Throughout Community

    Dec. 20, 2022—Yesterday, High School South’s Spirit Club spread holiday cheer to Children's Specialized Hospital of Toms River, Hampton Ridge Nursing Home, and the home of David Correll, Sr.
  • HSE, Cedar Grove Students Collaborate on Children's Book

    Dec. 19, 2022-- Honors biology students in Jennifer Fazzini's-- High School East's Teacher of the Year-- class recently completed their cell unit during the first marking period.
  • ELC Students Serenade District Office Lobby with Christmas Classics

    Dec. 16, 2022-- Students at the Early Learning Center took to the lobby of the offices at 1144 Hooper Avenue today to serenade the gathering crowds of staff, administrators, and business office tenants with holiday songs.
  • IE Chorus Regales Chelsea Residents with Holiday Songs, Cheer

    Dec. 15, 2022-- Yesterday, Intermediate East's chorus spread cheer to residents of The Chelsea at Toms River, an assisted living community. Students performed music from their recent concert and shared holiday cards, much to the delight of residents.
  • South Student, Future Naval Sailor Sworn in at Army-Navy Game

    Dec. 13, 2022-- High School South senior Henry Sohl was sworn into his U.S. Navy enlistment by the Honorable Carlos Del Toro, Secretary of the Navy, during the Army versus Navy football game Dec.
  • Students Join Mayor to Decorate Town Hall Christmas Tree

    Dec. 12, 2022-- Toms River Mayor Maurice "Mo" Hill joined students from throughout the district today for the annual holiday tradition of decorating the Town Hall Christmas tree.
  • Student vs Faculty Bball Game at HSE Makes for Fun, Competitive Night

    Dec. 12, 2022-- High School East hosted a student versus faculty basketball game Friday night, Dec. 9, and by all accounts it was a super fun and competitive evening.
  • Jingle Jam Run a Hit at Intermediate East

    Dec. 12, 2022-- Intermediate East hosted a Jingle Jam Run Saturday, Dec. 10. Staff, students, families, some pups (right), and even Santa came out in full force to run, cheer, and/or support the effort to spread good holiday vibes while competing.
  • Micah Ford Becomes First Junior to Win Zoneman Trophy

    Dec. 9, 2022-- The crew from Jersey Sports Zone descended on High School North today, video camera and microphone in hand, to celebrate the state-winning team and to surprise quarterback Micah Ford—who piled up yards and TDs on the ground and through the air at a record pace throughout the team’s undefeated season—with the Zoneman Trophy.
  • Hour of Code, CSE Week Kick Off with Robotics Competition at OCC

    Dec. 7, 2022- In celebration of the Hour of Code, and supported by the district’s Perkins grant funding, Ocean County College hosted a day of robotics activities for children across the community Dec.
  • ELC Goes Around the World to Promote Friendship

    Dec. 2, 2022-- The Early Learning Center, through the support of the Toms River Education Association, hosted their first Friendsgiving Holidays Around the World family event Dec.
  • Mexican Culture on Full Display at OCC for Students Studying Hispanic Heritage

    Nov. 29, 2022-- Today, district students ventured to Ocean County College’s Grunin Center for the Arts for an enriching cultural experience. Club directors Daniela Benitez, Betty Velez-Gimbel, and Jennifer Fernandez (right) led 21 members of Intermediate South’s Hispanic Heritage Club to the Center.
  • South’s Harjes Accepted to Prestigious Honors Band

    Nov. 29, 2022-- High School South senior Jack Harjes (left) has been accepted on clarinet to perform in the 2023 Music Educators Eastern Division Honors Band.
  • Student Ambassador Club at Intermediate North Making its Mark

    Nov. 28, 2022-- Already, 26 students have joined Intermediate North’s newly-formed Student Ambassador Club, which has a goal to provide a welcoming environment and friendly faces to new students.
  • Gratitude is Universal Language During Friendsgiving Celebration at Int. South

    Nov. 23, 2022: Bill Fischer's special education classroom at Intermediate South is uniquely inclusive, and never more so than today, during a special Friendsgiving celebration.
  • JROTC Academy Info Session Tonight!

    Join us for the JROTC Academy information session on Monday, June 6 at 5 PM in the Media Center at High School North. Learn about this exciting new opportunity available to all district high school students beginning fall 2022.
  • Dual Enrollment Parent Information Session

    Learn more about getting a jump start on college credits while still in high school! Join us for a virtual information session on Monday, June 6 at 6 PM.
  • FREE PROGRAM: Don't Fear the FAFSA! Tues. 10/16 @ 7pm OCL-TR

    You may have heard that the new, earlier FAFSA goes live October 1st. Will you be ready for it? Families of high school seniors, and anyone returning to college for the 2019-20 academic year, will complete this important financial aid form to determine their financial aid eligibility. Every family should fill out the FAFSA. Attend this workshop to learn why.
  • FREE PROGRAM: Pathways to College Wed. 9/26 @ 7pm OCL-TR

    The Path toward college is not always clear, even for the best and the brightest. Join College GPS for an information-packed workshop explaining the benefits of early college planning. Lots of great information being shared so please be prepared to take notes! Learn what you need to know to help your child get set for college from applications, tests to finances.
  • Pathway to College

    FREE! Join College GPS for an information-packed workshop explaining The benefits of early college planning
  • Teens deserve healthy relationships!

    Join us as we discuss dating relationship warning signs, dispel myths and misconceptions, and give real-life examples that address the difficult scenarios teen dating can bring. FREE workshop suggested for teens, parents, professionals, and the general public.
  • Workshop: A Parent's Guide to College Planning

    Join College GPS for an information-packed, free workshop at the Ocean County Library Toms River Branch explaining the benefits of early college planning. There is much more to college planning than saving for college!
  • Ocean County Library newsletter

    Activities and fun at the Toms River TeenZone.
  • 2018 Instrumental Summer Music Lessons

    The district will once again be offering free summer music group lessons.