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  • Happy New Year

    Welcome Back! 2023 will be a great year!
  • Reminder

    Early Dismissal 12/23/22 please see attached schedule for time tiers. West Dover would like to wish you a beautiful holiday and a happy & healthy New Year.
  • Coding

    WD students have been busy learning to code this December. All students in grades K-5 completed over an hour of code this month.
  • Conferences

    Parent/Teacher Conference will be held Jan.10, 11, 12th. Our evening conferences will be from 6-8:30 on  Jan. 10th. Remember there is a shortened schedule that week. School will close at 1:25.
  • Happy Thanksgiving

    West Dover is grateful for our amazing students, families, PTO, administration, and staff.
  • Reminder: 

    November 7th-11th school will be closed. Shortened day 11/23/22.
  • Happy Halloween

    Click our WD Photo Gallery to see more Halloween Fun!
  • Food Drive

    Collecting holiday food drive items for the next few fridays. Please consider donating to our WD Food Drive. Accepting donations until Nov. 4th
  • Holiday Pie Sale

    Orders Due 11/9/22. Battleview Orchards Pie Sale to support WD PTO: Apple, Crumb, Pecan, Pumpkin, Lemon, Blueberry, $20 Pick up November 21st.
  • Spirit Week

    Oct. 3rd: Sweats day, Oct. 4th: Band T-shirt day, Oct. 5th: Closed, Oct. 6th: Peace day, Oct. 7th: Team/Jersey day, Oct. 10th: WD wear. Oct. 14th: Fun Day Day!
  • Picture Day

    Bring your smiles on Sept. 30th for picture day.
  • Back to School Night

    9/15/22 Hope to see you at our Back to School Night
  • PTO Updates

    Kona Ice&Fun Run9/16/22, PTO Mtg. 9/21/22 @7pm., Mum Orders Due 9/23/22, Spirit Day 9/30/22. PTO Email: Text @WestDo to 81010 and like us on FB @WestDover.  PTO Website:

    2022-2023 School year has arrived and so have hundreds of smiling faces! Welcome Back West Dover Bluejays! Click to see more photos from today!
  • Congrats to our 5th grade students

    Award ceremony was held 6/20/22 to recognize the achievements of our 5th grade students. Congratulations Class of 2022!
  • Former WD Students Win Scholarship

    WD Staff and PTO award 4 former WD students with a scholarship. Congratulations to Emma, Aiden, Chloe, and Allison for a well deserved scholarship award.
  • School Mascot Named

    WD had a contest to name our new Bluejay Mascot...JJ!
  • 5th Grade Awards

    Ceremony 6/20/22 for Grade 5 at 10am
  • Shortened Days

    6/1/22 Shortened Day for Staff PD (1:25 Dismissal) 6/20/22 to 6/23/22 Shortened Days to end the year.
  • Fun Day

    Inflatables and Kona Ice Day Sponsored by WD PTO 5/19/22 during school hours. Please bring socks for jumping.
  • Dine Out

    Dine Out with Chipotle ... May 17th 4-8 Hooper Ave. Use code 9V2HBL7 for online ordering or show flyer at store.
  • Memorial Day

    School will be closed May 30th
  • NJSLA Testing

    Grades 4 & 5 May 2nd to 10th. Grade 3 May 9th. Make-ups begin May 16th. Get a good rest and eat some breakfast!
  • Spring Recess

    School is closed from 4/15 to 4/22. Check the calendar for more info on upcoming dates and events.
  • Food Drive Friday

    Food Drive Friday is Back! Thank you for supporting our local food bank on 3/25/22. We hope to have a few more before the year is out. 

    Learn more about the Toms River Excellence Expo set for 04/06/22
  • Early Dismissal

    3/9 Early dismissal... PTO nominations meeting 7pm
  • Registration Info

    New Registration Open
  • Gertrude Hawk

    WD PTO is having a Spring chocolate sale. Estimated delivery week of: April 4th. Click to get signed up: Organization # 723341
  • Read Across America

    Literacy Spirit Week: 2/28 Cat in the Hat: Wear Stripes 3/01 Green Eggs & Ham: Wear Green 3/2 Sleep Book: PJ Day 3/3 One Fish, Two Fish, Three Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish: Wear Red or Blue 3/4 Fox in Socks: Wear Mismatched /crazy socks
  • Paint Party

    Pick up 2/18 4-6pm.
  • Dine Out Fundraiser

    Schiano's Pizza Night 2/28 11am-9pm.
  • Kids Heart Challenge

    Click to learn more info to join WD in the Kids Heart Challenge. Sign up here:
  • Kindness Week

    2/7 Monday~ Superhero Gear, 2/8 Tuesday ~Tie Dye, 2/9 Wednesday ~ Wacky Wear, 2/10 Thursday~ Rock Star Shirt, 2/11 Friday ~WD Apparel. (Looking ahead ~ 2/23 wear 100th day shirts.)
  • Scholarship

    WD Scholarship Application is open to graduating seniors from the Toms River Regional Schools. The awards will be based on citizenship, academic achievement, and leadership as reflected in the application, transcript, and goal statement. Click for more info. 
  • Valentine's Day

    Make someone feel special this Valentine's Day. Order a surprise goody bag to be delivered from WD $5. Orders due 2/1/22.
  • Parent Portal

    Parent portal opens 1/17/22
  • Dining Fundraiser

    Philly Philly Fundraiser 1/12/22 (11am-8pm)
  • Join our team!

    If you are interested in becoming a paraprofessional for the Toms River School District, click the link!
  • Virtual Conferences

    To ensure safety, parent/teacher conferences will be virtual via Google Meet. January 10-13, 2022 will follow a shortened-day schedule 1:25 dismissal.
  • Schedule Changes for January

    *NO SCHOOL on MLK Day 1/17 *We will follow a shortened schedule for conference week (student time 9:25-1:25pm) *Wednesday, 1/12 will be a shortened day (students leave at 1:25) due to a staff PD day. *Click here for school time tier schedules
  • Spirit Wear

    Order your PBSIS Spirit Wear Today.
  • Ice Cream Party Celebration

    Fun Run concludes with an Ice Cream Party. Thank You PTO!
  • Respect Week

    Oct 4th-8th is Respect week: Monday: Team Jersey, Tuesday: Tie Dye, Wednesday: Dress for Success, Thursday: Fav Band/Artist, Friday: Fun Run Shirts
  • Fall Festival

    WD Presents Fall Fest 10/8/21 (4:30-8pm) Wristbands available for pre-purchase. Cash only day of event.
  • Winner! Winner!

    One of West Dover's own wins the Ocean County Library summer reading prize. Can you say Legos? Reading pays off! Congratulations!
  • Hiring ESS & Bus Drivers

    Available Positions including: Substitute Teachers, Paraprofessionals. Click to learn more. Informational Seminar 9/28 & 10/27. Bus Drivers wanted. Benefits, Training & Sing-on Bonus.  Apply online today at:
  • Back to School Night

    Tuesday, September 21st~ Hybrid Option 5:00-5:30--K, 1, 2, Miss Ward & Mrs. Peluso 6:00-6:30-- 3*, 4, 5, Mr. Schneider & Ms. Cangelosi (*Mrs. Corey's is postponed for a later date.) 5:30-6:00--All Specials, Resource Room, CST, Nurse

    West Dover PTO is hosting the 1st annual fun run. Click to sign up.

    NO SCHOOL 9-16-21.
  • Mum Sale

    WD PTO Mum Sale $6. Click here to order. Orders due 9/24/21. Pick up date 10/7/21
  • Reminders:

    Upcoming dates to remember: Friday, September 10th - Wear Red, White & Blue in honor of Patriot Day (remembrance of 9/11) Thursday, September 16th - School closed for Religious Holiday Friday, September 17th - Constitution Day - wear West Dover shirts or Red, White, & Blue Tuesday, September 21st-Back To School Night 
  • Welcome Back Students

    West Dover Welcomes Back Students for the 2021-2022 School Year! Click for more first day pictures.
  • Teachers Back in Action

    Teachers preparing for the upcoming school year and getting geared up for our student's arrival.
  • Welcome

    West Dover will welcome teachers back September 1st & students September 8th. School day schedule: 9:20 a.m. to 3:35 p.m. Looking forward to a great year! Back to School Night 9/21/21
  • Summer Reading Project

    TR Schools Summer Read Project ~ click here to learn more. Scroll to the bottom for elementary assignment: Book Talk.
  • West Dover's Class of 2021

    Congratulations to our 5th Grade Class of 2021! See more pictures in our photo link.
  • PTO Info

    Be sure to click the "Parent Link" under "Navigation" to see current PTO events and info. Follow Our West Dover's Instagram Page @westdoverbluejays
  • PTO

    Grab some West Dover Gear 
  • Picture Day

  • Conferences

  • PTO News

    Don't forget to check out our PTO tab for all upcoming events throughout the year. Our PTO does a wonderful job keeping us connected. 
  • Welcome Back

    Welcome West Dover Friends. Looking forward to a great school year.  Click here for the updated handbook for 2021-2022.  Back to School Night 9/21/21.
  • Food Drive

    Mrs.Hoyt oversees our monthly Food Drive. Information will be posted.
  • School closed

     Closed 9-16-21 for Yom Kippur & Closed 10-11-21 for Columbus Day. Also closed 11- 1-21 to 11-5-21 Closed for Election/NJEA Convention. See district calendar for more closure dates and early dismissals.
  • PTO Remind

    Sign up for the WD PTO Remind: To: 81010 Message: @westdo
  • PTO Updates

  • Food Drive