Mariner Weekly!!

September 20, 2022

Back To School Night! - Thursday, September 23, 2021

We are excited to welcome you to our 2021 Back To School Night! This is a great opportunity to meet with your child's teachers and learn about the exciting things in store for the 2021-22 school year. This year, we are happy to be returning to our In Person format but are also offering a virtual opportunity as well.

Parents will follow their student's schedule throughout the evening from 6pm - 8pm. Your child's schedule will be provided in homeroom:

Homeroom/Period 1 6:00pm - 6:13pm

Period 2 6:18pm - 6:28pm

Period 3 6:33pm - 6:43pm

Period 4 6:48pm - 6:58pm

Period 5 7:03pm - 7:13pm

Period 6 7:18pm - 7:28pm

Period 7 7:33pm - 7:43pm

Period 8 7:48pm - 7:58pm

We ask that all attendees please wear masks throughout the evening. If you do not feel comfortable, please attend the evening virtually through your child's goggle classroom meet link.

Parents/Guardians who are unable to make Visit the School Night in person, but would like to speak with their student's Guidance Counselor, please join their virtual meet below (You may have to cut and paste into browser):

Mr. Borthwick:

Mrs. Lee:

Mrs. Riordan:

Mr. Lynch:

Mrs. Handzo:

Mrs. Stolz:

Miss Gottesman:

If you are unable to join us in person or virtually, you can always email or call your student's counselor as well during the school day.

Fall 2021 Start Strong Parent Notification Letter

In October 2021, Toms River Regional Schools will administer the New Jersey Department of Education Start Strong Assessments in English language arts, mathematics, and science. The administration of Start Strong will satisfy the federal statewide assessment requirements to administer general assessments in these subjects for the 2020-2021 school year. Please see the attached letter for more information.

Student Early Dismissals

If any parent/guardian knows that they will be picking up their student for and early

dismissal, please send the student in with a note on that day. All notes will be verified. The student is to go to the attendance office as soon as they arrive to school. The

attendance office will give them a pass to leave school at the time noted. If this procedure is followed, the parent/guardian will not have to come into the school to sign them out. Thank you for your assistance.

College Recruiter Visits and Information Sessions

Each year we have visits from many colleges, universities, and technical schools. These recruiters meet with interested students in Guidance and speak about their school and answer any questions that our students may have. If interested in a particular school, students should see Mrs. Rose in Guidance to sign up. A list is regularly updated on our school website, . Click the Guidance tab to access.

College Night at the Jersey Shore!!

College Night at the Jersey Shore: a FREE college fair open to students and their families that will be held at Toms River HS East on Thursday, October 7, 2021, 5PM - 8PM.

Please see attached flyer for information on financial aid workshops and how to pre-register.

It is never to early to start thinking about college options.

HS North Financial Aid Night - October 21st at 7pm

The financial aid landscape is changing, so whether your student is about to head to college or just started high school, come learn the ins and outs of saving thousands off the cost of a college education, no matter your financial position. Please join us for this informative and helpful presentation.