In The Schools

June 14, 2021

BELMAR, NJ — Belmar Elementary School’s eighth-grade graduation ceremony is still on for today, June 15 at 6 p.m.  While the rainy weather forecast for June 14 prompted school officials to move the outside event on the school grounds to today, they are still monitoring conditions to ensure skies ...

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BELMAR, NJ — “The show must go on.” The Belmar Elementary School Drama Club certainly lived up to those words with this year’s production of “Willy Wonka Jr.” Despite the myriad challenges to put on a school play amid coronavirus restrictions, the club demonstrated that it can be done. On June 5 ...

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BELMAR, NJ — The return of Field Day for Belmar Elementary School students last week could not have come at a better time. After spending the past 1½ school years under coronavirus-related restrictions, the youngsters were excited to venture across the street to Memorial Field to enjoy a host of ...

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WASHINGTON, DC — The Federal Communications Commission has launched a new program that provides qualifying households with a discount for monthly broadband service. Beginning on May 12, enrollment is being accepted for the Emergency Broadband Benefit — an important and timely program for ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Belmar Elementary School graduates who are planning to attend college in the fall have until Saturday, May 15 to submit an application for a PTO annual scholarship. High school seniors who live in Belmar or Lake Como, and are graduating this June and planning to continue their ...

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Deadline is March 30 to Order Personalized Brick for Area Around New Playground Court BELMAR, NJ — Belmar Elementary School PTO is jumping into March Madness with a fundraising push to bring a full-size basketball court to the school grounds. The group is the driving force behind “That’s My ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Students at Belmar Elementary have been celebrating Read Across America this week with a daily dress-up challenge to coincide with a favorite Dr. Seuss book. They came to school on Monday, March 1 in their coolest pajamas for the reading of “Dr. Seuss’s Sleep Book,” donned their ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Although the coronavirus has stalled fundraising to bring an outdoor basketball court to Belmar Elementary School, there is a new effort under way to pump up donations — with a personal touch. The school’s PTO is the driving force behind “That’s My Brick!” — a way to contribute to ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Sunday’s snow and today's frigid temperatures have prompted Belmar Elementary School to go all-remote to start the school week. “While our goal this year has been to provide as much in-person instruction as possible, the safety of students and staff is our first priority,” said ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Four days into the new school year of hybrid learning, Belmar Elementary School faculty and staff members received a special delivery — face masks made just for them by the group of volunteers who have been creating the coverings since the coronavirus crisis began. And for retired ...

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