Education

July 24, 2021

Little Egg Harbor, NJ - Robert C Wood Early Childcare Center is offering an open house and tour on Thursday, July 29 from 10am to 2pm. Principal Anne Flynn announced enrollment for the 2021-2022 school year for children that are 3 years old by October 1, 2021. This 5 star rated program is open to ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ — Survivors, divers, and historians will gather at the New Jersey Maritime Museum on Sunday, July 25 at 1:00 p.m. to commemorate the 65th Anniversary of the S.S. Andrea Doria’s tragic sinking. As part of the program, the Museum will unveil and blow the Andrea Doria’s foghorn, ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - George J Mitchell Elementary School is ready to welcome students for the 21-22 school year. Important information will take place in sessions split by students last name. Kindergarten Orientation will be held at the school's multi purpose room on August 25 and August 26.

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Tuckerton, NJ - The Family Resource Network has announced their Ocean County location for an after school enrichment program designed to provide children with autism and other developmental disabilities with a recreational, educational, socialization and leisure opportunities. The Kidz Korner ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - Durham School Services is hosting a hiring event on Wednesday, July 14 from 9am to 1pm for drivers. Apply and learn how to become a School Bus Driver during this open interview and on the spot hiring open house. The event will be at 1540 Route 539 in Little Egg Harbor.

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LBI Region, NJ - The NJ Pinelands Commission and Stockton University announce the fifth annual Pinelands Summer Short Course will feature 14 education programs at two venues, including guided history tours, nature walks, a canoe trip, a ground-penetrating radar demonstration and live music.

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TRENTON, NJ — Governor Murphy, New Jersey Department of Education (DOE) Acting Commissioner Dr. Angelica Allen McMillan and New Jersey Department of Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli announced on Mon., June 28, a series of coordinated recommendations and guidance documents to assist school ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ- The Little Egg Harbor Community School Summer Camp program is ready to begin June 28 and run Monday through Thursdays until August 19. Families with students entering Preschool to 6th grade as of September 2021 may enroll. The camp location will be held at George J Mitchell ...

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Tuckerton, NJ - The Tuckerton Elementary School District Superintendent Janet Gangemi and Principal Siobhan Grayson share key points of a study through the Department of Community Affairs (DCA) established the Local Efficiency Achievement Program (LEAP), grant for local school districts and ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Announcements from the Little Egg Harbor, Tuckerton Borough and Pinelands School Districts regarding wearing masks will be optional for the remainder of the school year.  Masks are still encouraged for those with health concerns who are unvaccinated but will no longer be mandatory ...

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TRENTON – Are you in need of a NJ driver license or non-drive ID card but don't have a Social Security Number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number? No problem.  The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (NJMVC), as of June 1, 2021, will allow applicants without a Social Security number or ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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STAFFORD, NJ - Authorities estimate that a group of between 300-350 people gathered yesterday in support of Erin Pein, a suspended Stafford Township school nurse. Pein acknowledged she was one of three individuals whose contract was not renewed when the Board of Education came back from closed ...

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LBI Region, NJ -  U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in education rankings,  unveiled the 2021 Best High Schools. The new edition ranks more than 17,800 public high schools throughout the country, measuring how well schools serve students from various social and economic ...

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Little Egg  Harbor, NJ - The Ocean County Foundation for Vocational Technical Education has announced their student sponsored Music On the Green Concert is back for  June 12. The popular day of music will be held at Cuisine on the Green located at 261 Country Blvd, Little Egg Harbor. Featured live ...

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OCEAN COUNTY, NJ – A 2021 list released by U.S. News & World Report last week ranks high schools both nationally and statewide. The study considered 424 public high schools throughout New Jersey and used data from the 2018-2019 school year. Most of Ocean County’s high schools appeared in the ...

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OCEAN COUNTY, NJ – A 2021 list released by U.S. News & World Report last week ranks high schools both nationally and statewide. The study considered 424 public high schools throughout New Jersey and used data from the 2018-2019 school year. Most of Ocean County’s high schools appeared in the ...

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Tuckerton NJ - The Tuckerton Seaport is ready for the season and is offering many options to cruise the creek. The non-profit organization announced they received a generous grant from the OceanFirst Foundation, which will allow a family-friendly rate for on water tours.. Reservations for Creek ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Financial Literacy is the most important thing you will ever learn. Unfortunately, most people are never given the opportunity to learn it.  While the conversation to teach financial literacy has grown, the percentage of Americans’ that understand financial literacy is quite small ...

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Little Egg Harbor , NJ -  Mayor and Township Committee of Little Egg Harbor recently proclaimed April as National Autism Awareness month at their April Township Committee meeting held at the Little Egg Harbor Administrative Justice Complex. They join the Ocean County Board of Commissioners in ...

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Ocean County, NJ - Support local high school students pitch their ideas, answer questions about their "business" and compete for the title of High School Entrepreneurial Team of the Year at Ocean County College's Second Annual Sink or Swim Competition. All are invited to attend this virtual event ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy on Wednesday announced that the NJ Dept. of Health has revised its guidance for local health departments on K-12 in-class operations.  The governor said that if masking and frequent hand-washing can be maintained by students and educators and support staff in a ...

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Little Egg Harbor Township, NJ -  Little Egg Harbor School District Superintendent Mellisa McCooley, Ed.D has announced the district was awarded a $156,425 grant from the New Jersey Department of Education. The grant will assist in reducing student's learning loss from school closures due to ...

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LBI REGION, NJ -  With a $500,000 grant from Atlantic City Electric and Exelon a new education pilot program created a contest to inspire and recognize student led projects to address climate crisis. The Drumthwacket Foundation is working with Sustainable Jersey, the program facilitator to use the ...

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Litte Egg Harbor, NJ —  Food Assistance is coming from a program of the Center for Food Action, Hunger Free New Jersey is providing Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) . Pandemic EBT  or  P-EBT for short — provides funds to help families with school-age children buy groceries when students ...

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NEW JERSEY -- In its new rankings of public schools nationwide, U.S. News & World Report said New Jersey is the state with the country’s top education system and is number one in pre-school enrollment.        “Investments in our students are investments in the future of our state, and I am ...

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TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey will expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility later this month to millions more people including teachers, clergy, and others, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday. Educators have been among the groups lobbying for higher prioritization. As of March 15, K-12 educators and school ...

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Ocean County, NJ - The Ocean County Vocational Technical School (OCVTS) and Eosso Brothers Paving Farmingdale, NJ came together this past February to provide a world-class training presentation and equipment showcase of Heavy Equipment for Ocean County students studying Heavy Equipment Operations ...

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LBI REGION, NJ - With a successful launch this February to the Hiring on a Handshake Series, the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce and Ocean County College's Career Services Department are on track to introduce local businesses to the students and alumni that are looking for employment in a ...

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LITTLE EGG HARBOR, NJ - Technology and communications are key for families and staff in the era of COVID19, responding to the need the Pinelands Regional School District has launched a new resource, an updated, comprehensive website.  With the school district reporting that as of their mid February ...

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