Manchester Township Middle School 2759 Ridgeway Rd, Manchester, NJ08759 Located on Ridgeway Road, a common route for Manchester travelers to access neighboring Toms River, Manchester Township…More Middle School educates children in grades 6 through 8. The school, opened in 1983, has over 700 students and underwent an expansion in 2005, which created 18 additional classrooms. Though the school previously accommodated fifth graders, the 1992 opening of the K through 5 Manchester Township Elementary School lessened the load on the middle school. The school utilizes a block schedule that provides double periods for math and language arts classes.
Ridgeway Elementary School 2861 Ridgeway Rd, Manchester, NJ08759 Ridgeway Elementary School sits next to Manchester Middle School on Ridgeway Road. The K through 5 school prides itself…More on having Internet access in all classrooms and a computer lab. A program with Wachovia bank helps students develop their mathematical skills and sense of financial responsibility. To promote safety, the school has initiated the "No More Bullies" and CORE programs.
Manchester Township Board of Education 121 Route 539, Whiting, NJ08759 The Manchester Township Board of Education complex is located on Route 539 in Whiting. The offices are homes to the…More Superintendent of Schools, Special Services, Transportation and Building and Grounds. Manchester's Board of Education meets on the third Wednesday of each month at Ridgeway Elementary School's media center, holding a closed Executive Session at 7pm and an open, public meeting at 7:30pm. The board is responsible for forming district policy, appointing employees and adopting a budget, among other duties.
Whiting Elementary School 412 Manchester Blvd, Whiting, NJ08759 Tucked in the quiet of Whiting on Manchester Road, Whiting Elementary School serves students in grades PK-5. The school…More offers world language instruction in all grades, giving students a chance to thrive before entering intense high school language classes. Building a sense of community is important at Whiting Elementary, so the school employs peer tutoring between older and younger students. Programs offered to students include the Chess Club, Junior Impact Club and Broadcast News Program.
Lakehurst Elementary School 301 Union Ave, Lakehurst, NJ08733 Located near downtown and across the street from Lake Horicon Park, Lakehurst Elementary School is the small borough's…More only school. Students at the kindergarten through eighth grade facility often utilize the field and playground equipment after school and on weekends. School grounds also host events, including an annual antique car show. Graduates of the elementary school move on to the nearby Manchester High School.