The Point Pleasant Borough School District has earned a reputation for excellence, cultivated by, extraordinary and consistent student achievement in a challenging and rigorous instructional program and among a diverse set of co-curricular activities offered in academics, athletics, the performing arts and social organizations; an outstanding and committed educational staff; dedicated fiscal responsibility; and unswerving loyalty and support from the surrounding community.
Nestled in the heart of Point Pleasant, New Jersey, the Point Pleasant Borough School District is comprised of two elementary schools, one middle school and one high school that together provide Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12 educational services to approximately 2,800 students.
At Point Pleasant Borough Schools, instruction is modeled after the district mission statement, assuring that all students are equipped with the essential skills necessary to acquire knowledge and understanding. It is the district’s belief that by instilling the critical components of self-discipline, perseverance, fairness and judicious decision-making along with the desire to question and look for truth, students will become discerning critical thinkers and life-long learners. The administration and faculty’s dedication to these principles ensures that our students reach the highest levels of achievement on their path to becoming capable successful, and responsible citizens of the world, prepared to embrace their post-graduation goals.
From the first days of kindergarten to the last days of high school, students are prepared to excel in the core principles of education, and are exposed, through a broad variety of co-curricular programs, to the practical and creative real world applications of their education. Read More
Point Pleasant Borough High School math and robotics teacher Mr. Gerard Marrone received the New Jersey Exemplary Secondary Educator award for 2019. This recognition honors educators who exhibit strong knowledge and skills, an inspiring presence and a clear vision for quality teaching and learning. Congratulations!
In Fall 2020, Northwestern University will welcome one of Point Boro’s greatest field hockey players: Jordan Carr. With confidence, the field hockey captain, co-MVP and B South Player of the Year signed her formal letter of intent on November 13 to continue her academic and athletic careers as a Wildcat.
Nellie F. Bennett, Ocean Road School and Memorial Middle School each received Gold level recognition from New Jersey Safe Routes to School for 2019. To receive this accolade, the school must demonstrate ongoing support of the SRTS program from the PTO, meet Silver level achievements along with at least one SRTS requirement. This award symbolizes Point Pleasant Borough Schools' positive efforts and willingness to teach students about important safety topics and safe practices.