Happenings

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    Students Shoot 'Hoops for Hearts' at HSE
    February 22, 2019 -- Students at High School East participated in the Hoops for Hearts fundraiser to benefit the American Heart Association last week during all periods of gym class.
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    Veteran Speakers, Vietnam-Era Memorabilia Highlight Schools’ NEA Big Read Days
    Note: This page is being updated throughout the program with highlights and photos from each school’s NEA Big Read Day. SCROLL DOWN for features from each secondary school as they take place.
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    Poetry Festival at High School North Explores Love, War, and Much More
    High School North yesterday hosted a mini poetry festival, the first of its kind for the district, and the secondary-level kickoff to Toms River’s 2019 NEA Big Read program.
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    Celebrating the 100th Day of School
    February 15, 2019 -- Today, students and staff across the district had fun celebrating the 100th day of school!  Fun activities were planned around this noteworthy day and many lessons incorporated the number 100 as part of the celebration.
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    Coat Drive Huge Success at IN
    February 13, 2019 -- Thanks to the generosity of staff, students, and families the Intermediate North Student Council surpassed the goal they set for the Warm Up America Coat Drive! Students proudly collected more than 150 coats to benefit those in need during the cold winter months.
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    Toms River Schools to March on Trenton in Opposition of Budget Cuts
    Feb. 12, 2019-- Toms River Regional Schools has organized a trip to the Trenton statehouse for the afternoon of March 5, during which district students, teachers, staff members, leaders, and parents will express their opposition to the more than $80 million in budget cuts that are poised to decimate the district.
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    IE Ambassadors Tackle Escape Room in Team Building Activity
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    Students Remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Local Service 
    On January 21st, three students from Toms River High School South's chapter of Habitat for Humanity, under the guidance of club adviser, Charlene Wallace, attended and spoke at a community celebration and service honoring the legacy of Rev.
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    Beachwood Elementary in Running for Dannon Grant
    Beachwood Elementary School is in the running for a $25,000 grant to be used for its physical education program. Earlier this year the school, led by Principal Kimberly Muir, submitted a proposal to Dannon School Grants through Project Fit America, and was recently informed they were approved to be one of the 47 schools selected to participate.
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    Silver Bay Hosts Family Maker Night
    January 30, 2019 -- Silver Bay Elementary hosted its 4th annual Family Maker Night on January 29th.  Over 300 people participated in what has become one of the most popular events at the school.
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    Works of Art Honored by Scholastic Art & Writing Awards
    Two seniors at High School North have been recognized by the 2019 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for their original pieces of artwork.Michael Garcia's acrylic painting, Wilted, received the top honor Gold Key award in the regional contest and will now be considered for national-level competition.
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    Edele Hovnanian Sees Investment in Action During District Visit
    In spring 2017 the Hirair and Anna Hovnanian Foundation, led by philanthropist Edele Hovnanian, made a $255,000 investment in Toms River Regional Schools, funding a Real Estate and Business Incubator at High School South and an Anatomy & Physiology Lab at High School East, part of the schools' respective Business and STEAM Academies.
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    HSE Welcomes "Not for Nothing" Author
    January 15, 2019 -- The Community Outreach Committee at High School East hosted author and High School East alum Kathy Curto (class of 1986).  As part of the Raiders on the Rise program at East, Ms.
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    Poetry Out Loud Winner Headed to Regional Contest
    January 15, 2019 -- On Friday, January 11, 2019, Toms River North held its first New Jersey Poetry Out Loud schoolwide contest. Poetry Out Loud is a national poetry recitation program for students in grades 9-12.
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    OCVTS Success Stories Highlight Toms River Grads
    Jan. 8, 2019-- Toms River Regional Schools has highly prioritized career readiness for students, especially over the past several years, evidenced by the establishment of three Career Academies, programs such as CAP and CE, partnerships with networks such as NJMEP, and strong working relationships with institutions like Ocean County Vocational Technical School (OCVTS).
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    Holiday Spirit is Alive in TRRS
    December 18, 2018 -- The holiday spirit is alive in Toms River Regional Schools as students, staff, and families celebrate all the joy and excitement that surrounds the season.
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    North's National Honor Society Donates Gifts
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    District Placed on College Board’s 9th Annual AP® Honor Roll
    Toms River Regional Schools is one of 373 school districts in the U.S. and Canada and one of only 39 in New Jersey being honored by the College Board with placement on the 9th Annual AP® District Honor Roll.
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    SOS Advocacy Group Issues Statement Demanding End to State Aid Cuts
    Dec. 11, 2018-- Toms River Regional Schools is one of 57 school districts named in a press release and official letter issued yesterday by the Support Our Students (SOS) advocacy group, a coalition of which the district is an active member.
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    Students Gaining Real-World Experience Through CAP, CE
    Toms River Regional Schools’ senior students have been working as interns and apprentices as part of the Community Action Program (CAP) and Cooperative Education Program (CE).
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    Students Immersed in Coding During Computer Science Education Week
    Across the country, schools are participating in Computer Science Education Week from December 3 - 9, 2018.  Within that week, students also participate in what has been dubbed the Hour of Code.
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    Arts Academy Students Paint Murals
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    Parent-led Petition Surpasses 10k Signatures
    Nov. 15, 2018-- Toms River Regional Schools’ fight to restore $70 million in lost state aid has been ongoing, multi-faceted, and has accelerated over the past several months.
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    UNBREAKABLE Event Includes Student Kindness Challenge
    Nov. 1, 2018-- Thanks to the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office, UNBREAKABLE, a forum against bullying, will come to RWJBarnabas Health Arena Nov. 15. The event will feature Marie Unanue, author of The Adventures of Phatty and Payaso; Bryant Moore of Smarty Pants Educational Services; Maureen & Jesse Morella of Jesse’s Journey; and Kate Ecke of Live Your Best Life.
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    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.
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  • Pathways to College
    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.
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    High School South Student Represents TR on Capitol Hill
    High School South’s Anisha Singh had an unforgettable summer. She: attended the FIRST National Advocacy Conference (NAC) in Washington DCparticipated in the district’s Camp Invention as a counselorfound a new DNA sequence during the DNA Learning Camp—which was part of the TR:TechReady program—and is the author of that sequence, which GenBank NCBI has published The highlight, however, was the FIRST NAC event in DC, which Anisha attended with her mom.
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    Pathway to College
    FREE! Join College GPS for an information-packed workshop explaining The benefits of early college planning
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    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.
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    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!
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    Ocean County Library newsletter
    Activities and fun at the Toms River TeenZone.
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  • Instrumental Summer Music Lessons
    2018 Instrumental Summer Music Lessons
    The district will once again be offering free summer music group lessons.
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