Toms River High School East
tuesday, February 26th 2019
SCHOLARSHIPS: There are scholarships posted in the Guidance
Office, and on Toms River High School East's website.
COLLEGE VISITS: Please sign up in guidance
Atlantic Cape Community College 3/6 10:30am
Universal Technical Institute 3/15 10:30am
Ocean County College 3/20 9:00am
On Wednesday, May 1st we will be taking SENIORS to OCC for Registration Day. This will allow Seniors to go through the registration and orientation process. The buses will leave HSE at 7:30am and return to HSE at approx. 1:15pm. See you counselor for more information.
Students who are interested in attending VOCATIONAL SCHOOL next year should speak to their guidance counselor about visiting a vocational school program to gain first hand knowledge about the program. Student visitation week is March 12th - March 15th.
TODAYS CHARACTER EDUCATION QUOTE OF THE DAY: “When you are good at making excuses, it’s hard to excel at anything else.” - Unknown
ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS!!!! The homeroom with the best ATTENDANCE for the month will win a free breakfast!!!!!
ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS!!! Anyone who has PERFECT ATTENDANCE for the month of FEBRUARY will be put in a drawing for a great prize!
DID YOU KNOW… Chronic absence is the single strongest predictor of dropping out of school before graduation. Students who dropout of school are much more likely to be poor, unemployed, have substance abuse problems, be teen parents, and be involved with the law.
"Hey Raiders, It's one thing to give from your wallet, and another to give from the heart. Show your fellow Raiders what a caring heart you have and vote for February's Character Education Student of the Month by Thursday February 28th. Just like Scott Backovich said in this Month's Character Education Lesson. The greatest things we give in life don't cost money, they cost courage."
Please donate items to support our troops! Care packages will be sent to our troops overseas as part of our nea big read “the things they carried”. The homeroom with the most donated items will win a bagel breakfast! Items needed include: non-perishable food items, travel toiletries, playing cards, sweat socks, etc. collection boxes are also located at door 4, main office and the media center.
TOY DRIVE for OCEANS OF LOVE! Students from Mrs. Fazzini’s period 3 class have put together a TOY DRIVE for kids suffering with CANCER. Drop off toys to N23! All donations are due by March 11. **TOYS MUST BE NEW DUE TO THEIR WEAK IMMUNE SYSTEMS. Please see Mrs. Fazzini in N23 with any questions.
THE HISPANIC HERITAGE CLUB, together with the SPANISH CLUB, invite you to Charlie’s Pizza this Thursday, February 28th from 5 – 9pm. Come and enjoy a delicious pizza while you help us to offset the cost for our end of the year trip.
Are you interested in joining the Military and want to know more about your options? The MILITARY SUPPORT CLUB will have two alumni guest speakers who are actively serving, to answer any of your questions. This meeting is on Wednesday, February 27th, during eighth period in the Main Office Conference Room. Sign-up sheets for this meeting will be located in the Main Office.
Attention all girls trying out for GIRLS SOFTBALL this year! Report to S02 on Friday, March 1st. You will NOT need any equipment. If you have NOT handed in your Medical Packet, please hand it in ASAP! See Coach Foran or Coach Coppinger with any questions.
DYNAMIC DUO DAY IS COMING in recognition of February’s character pillar, Caring. Dynamic Duo day has rescheduled to Friday, May 1st. We are encouraging the faculty, staff and students to show their RAIDER SPIRIT by dressing as their favorite duo, trio, or group to show the importance of being committed to building positive, healthy relationships with others. “Connections are the new Currency”, the more we surround ourselves with positive and supportive individuals, the richer we are.
Need a little help with your college entrance essays? Having difficulty with that research paper? Or would you just like another set of eyes to proofread your assignments? The WRITING CENTER provides tutors to help with all types of writing assignments. The WRITING CENTER will be open every Tuesday and Thursday after school in W-20. Ask your English teacher for further details. – Schindler
Love to Dance? The DANCE CREW is back! Practice is every Tuesday in W10. All are welcome.- Hatton
NATIONAL ART HONOR SOCIETY meets every Tuesday after school in N04.
ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB will meet every Monday after school in E11. Come one, Come all!
The BIBLE CLUB meets on Wednesdays after school in Room W21. Snacks are provided. Come join us!
The ROBOTICS TEAM will be meeting every TUESDAY and THURSDAY in Room N3A after school. Come join us anytime.
The COMPUTER CLUB will be meeting every MONDAY in Room S21 after school. Come join anytime!!!
The COFFEE CORNER IS OPEN!!! Our doors open at 7:15 in Room E16. Keurig coffee is available at all times, and fresh brewed coffee is available by 7:30. $1.00 for coffee or tea, and 50 cents for any snacks (doughnut, muffin, etc.) Our students work the coffee shop periods 3 & 6 and will greet you at the door and check you out at the register, but we are open ALL DAY so any time the door is open just COME ON IN and help yourself! Please leave money on register or in tip jar when students not working. Stay tuned for upcoming lunch specials.
East…Always Moving Towards EXCELLENCE