October 18, 2022
As luck favors the prepared, we are looking at this event and the lessons we can learn from it. Safety is our most important goal and we will work to improve in every area we can. Please speak with your children about the importance of keeping doors locked and wearing ID's. As is evident from Friday, working together is paramount.
Congratulations to senior Olivia Fraticelli, who yesterday netted her 200th career goal, a remarkable feat. In fact, Liv became just the fourth field hockey player in state history to notch 200 goals in a high school career. Way to go, Liv!
Congratulations to junior Riley Budenas for placing third in the Toms River Veteran's Day Essay Contest! Riley will be honored at the Toms River Township Council meeting on October 26th and will have the opportunity to march in the Veteran's Day Parade on November 11th!
Congratulations to the girls Varsity Cross Country team for winning The Ocean County Championships this past weekend. This is the 2nd straight Ocean County Title for our Cross Country team and 4th in a row for our program! North placed runners 2-7-8-13-18 for the win. Our top 7 runners were freshman, Jessica Abbot running an impressive 17:51 and placing 2nd overall was junior, Oliva Nickelsen, sophomore Adrianna Escaleria, senior, Jed Juliano, freshman, Sabrina Roselli, junior, Claudia Silletti, and senior , Jenna Spadaro, Great job ladies.
The JV team also brought home their 2nd straight team title with a spectacular 21:51 average. with that average this JV team would have placed 5th overall in the varsity championship race. Quite an accomplishment. Leading the way finishing 1st overall was Emily Fraser, followed close behind by May Hanlon, Sophia Bloom, Marrisa Lynch, Angelina Lardiere, Juliana Escaleria, and Autumn Lamicella.
Congratulations to our Marching Mariners for their exceptional performance this past weekend! The were awarded First Place, Best Visual, Best Music, and Best Drum Majors!
PSAT Testing is Tuesday, October 25th for 10th and 11th Graders. The rosters with testing locations are posted in the following areas: outside the Guidance Office, outside the Media Center, outside the Gym, and A/C wing, near the front lobby.
Students NEED to know their testing location prior to the testing day. Students will report directly to their testing room for 7:10. If students are late, they may not be able to take the test.
There is NO make up date for testing.
Students should leave bags and cell phones in their lockers prior to testing. Phones are prohibited and can result in cancellation of a student's test if found with one. Students may bring a calculator to testing. NO calculators will be given out by HS North. This test can be taken without a calculator if a student does not bring one to testing.
Toms River School District Financial Aid Night
Solution Prep will be presenting information on a virtual part of the college process: financial aid. The presentation will be live at Toms River HS East on Wednesday, October 26, 2022, 6:30 - 8:30 PM. The FAFSA for the class of 2023 is now live, this presentation will help provide information on the FAFSA as well as many other aspects of financial aid. We encourage all seniors and their parents to attend.
UNDERCLASS PICTURE DAYS ARE COMING!
TOMS RIVER NORTH HIGH SCHOOL
UNDERCLASS PICTURE DAYS ARE COMING!
October 19, 20, 21, 2022
ORDER ONLINE NOW FOR PREMIUM BACKGROUND OPTIONS,
AND EXCLUSIVE ONLINE PRODUCTS!
(Premium backgrounds available online only.)
Simply scan the QR code and enter School Code: 23-50N
You can also order online by clicking the link below and entering school code above
TRRS ESL Night School for Adults
We are happy to announce our ESL Night School for Adults program. We hope to see you there!
CLASES DE INGLES PARA ADULTOS
MARTES Y JUEVES POR LA TARDE
6:00 P. M.- 8:00 P. M.
ESCUELA SECUNDARIA TOMS RIVER NORTE
EL ESPACIO ES LIMITADO
PRIORIDAD DADA A LAS FAMILIAS TRRS
FLORIDA HURRICANE RELIEF DONATIONS
Underclassmen pictures will be taken THIS WEEK! Freshmen photos will be taken October 19th, sophomore photos will be taken October 20th and junior photos will be taken October 21st. Students will go down to the Auditorium with their English classes on their assigned day. Makeup photos will be taken on December 1st all day in the Media Center.
FINAL SENIOR PORTRAIT OPPORTUNITY
You have ONE final chance to get a free senior portrait taken on Monday, October 24th. Lors photographers will be in the High School North Media Center from 7:15am-1:45pm. YOU MUST MAKE AN APPOINTMENT by calling Lors at (908) 964-3040. If you have a photo taken by MP Pics, then please disregard this announcement! If you have any questions, please email Ms. Macnab (email@example.com).
If you do not take a senior portrait, YOU WILL NOT BE IN THE 2022-2023 YEARBOOK! No exceptions.
YEARBOOK BACK TO SCHOOL SPECIAL
It's never too early to start thinking about reserving your copy of the 2023 yearbook! Buy early to take advantage of our back to school special! If you purchase a yearbook ($90) AND personalization ($10), before October 28th then you will receive up to four free icons! That's a savings of over $25! To purchase a yearbook, go to www.jostensyearbooks.com.
SENIOR POSE SELECTION DEADLINE
The deadline to choose your yearbook pose is November 9th. If you do not choose a pose by this date, Lors will automatically choose one for you. If you are unable to find the email from Lors with your proofs, please contact their customer service department by calling (908) 964-3040 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
SENIOR RECOGNITION ADS
Yearbook recognition ads are a great way for parents, families and friends to commemorate student achievements and celebrate important milestones.
IT’S EASY! Create your ad online at www.jostensadservice.com
1. Choose your ad size and layout.
2. Enter your text and upload your photos
All ad orders must be placed online by December 16th.
Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE)
Spend the summer abroad through CIEE (Council for International Education Exchange) is a global non-profit organization that has been providing academic study abroad opportunities for high school students for over 75 years. Our donor generously awards over $5.5 million in scholarships every summer to students who qualify for both merit and financial need scholarships (cover from 10%-100% of program tuition). We offer four week-long World Language programs (French, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin, German, Arabic, Japanese and Portuguese), where students can receive 4 college credits through Tulane University. We also offer programs in Science, International Relations, Arts, Business and Leadership (students can receive 12-50 service hours). Picture yourself in one of 30 amazing destinations in Europe, Asia, Latin America, or Africa. Apply by December 1 for a chance to win a free flight! Free Ticket Raffle.
Fill out the Google Form if you are interested in attending the CIEE presentation on Tuesday, November 15, 2022 . Please contact Ann Gural at email@example.com with questions.
See the link below regarding a mandatory meeting on October 26th.
THE MARINER'S PORT SCHOOL STORE - THE TREASURE TROVE
This year the school store is starting our version of a Cinderella's Closet in the school store called The Treasure Trove.
To Donate: If you have any lightly used clothes with no holes or stains (pants, shirts, maybe some dresses or formal wear, sneakers) that you would like to donate for students in need, please have your student bring them to C08. We are asking for all clothing items to be washed before being brought into the school.
To Use: If your student would need to utilize the Treasure Trove, you may contact your student's guidance counselor and we can set up a time for your student to pick out clothes.
Thank you for the help and support, we really appreciate it.
Each year our Guidance Department welcomes recruiters from colleges and universities from all over the country. This a a wonderful opportunity for our students to learn about schools they may be interested in and to ask any questions they may have.
Click the links below for information and to sign up.
This is the link for the college visits: Guidance College Visits
This is the class code: Guidance College Visits Class Code
This will be updated as often as a college signs up, so check often!!!
There are new scholarships posted to the HS North Guidance Scholarship page:
Check the site, as well as the bulleting board in guidance often as new scholarships will be added as they are sent to us. The more you apply to, the more money you can earn. PAY ATTENTION TO DEADLINES. Contact your counselor with any questions.