TOIS Band has received a superior rating in the High Note Music Festival for several years running. Our students participate in the National Geography Bee and the Scripps-Howard Spelling Bee. Forensics has won championships at Rumson Country Day and Ranney, while G&T participates in Future Cities and Math Olympiad. Math Club participates in CBA and MathCounts competitions.
|White|| 61% |
|Black|| 10% |
|Asian|| 9% |
|Hispanic|| 17% |
|American Indian or Native Alaskan|| 0% |
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander|| 0% |
|Multiracial|| 2% |
|Female|| 49.0% |
|Male|| 51.0% |
|Economically disadvantaged students|| 28% |
|Students with disabilities|| 22% |
|English learners|| 4% |
|Homeless students|| 1% |
|Students in foster care|| 0% |
|Military-connected students|| 0% |
|Migrant students|| 0% |
|Grade||Percent of total students||Students|
|5th Grade|| 24% ||256|
|6th Grade|| 25% ||258|
|7th Grade|| 25% ||266|
|8th Grade|| 26% ||270|
|Incidents per year|
|Harassment, intimidation, and bullying||11|
|Days absent||Percent of students|
|0 days|| 5% |
|1 to 5 days|| 38% |
|6 to 10 days|| 30% |
|11 to 15 days|| 16% |
|Over 15 days|| 10% |
|English|| 70.4% |
|Spanish|| 11.6% |
|Other|| 10.4% |
|Creoles and pidgins, French-based|| 3.0% |
|Portuguese|| 2.7% |
|Arabic|| 1.9% |
Learn more about Township of Ocean Intermediate School.
Meeting the needs of all TOIS students with a proud tradition of academic exellence.
In addition to all students receiving instruction in the 4 academic areas of math, science, social studies, and ELA, TOIS offers the following courses: connection, band, chorus, music, art, theater arts, computer finance and multimedia productions. World language and health/physical education are taken on a daily basis to round out the schedule.
Baseball (Boys), Basketball (Boys & Girls), Cheerleading (Girls), Cross Country (Boys & Girls), Field Hockey (Girls), Soccer (Boys & Girls), Softball (Girls), Track and Field - Spring (Boys & Girls), Wrestling (Boys & Girls)
Over a dozen extracurricular activities complement the TOIS academic program. These include drama club and stage crew, yearbook, student council, Sand Pebbles (the TOIS Literary Magazine), after-school band, after-school chorus, The Spartan Times (the TOIS School Newspaper), WordPlay, Art Club, Math Club, Forensics, Choir, and MakerSpace Club.
All teachers offer extra help after the regular school day ends. For 5th & 6th Grade, Skills for Success is offered. The Ocean Township Department of Human Services runs Project Extend for after school care here at TOIS.
TOIS has monthly faculty, department, and Professional Learning Communities meetings. Extensive Professional Development and multiple EdCamp opportunities are available for faculty and staff to take advantage of throughout the school year.
TOIS has a guidance counselor assigned to each grade level. Basic Skills and English as a Second Language programs are offered to those in need. We have a Child Study Team with 4 members available to meet the needs of our Special Education population. A mentoring program has been created to help those students who require the extra support.
All grade levels at TOIS take Health/Physical Education throughout the school year. There is a registered nurse on staff and Sodexo provides breakfast daily and offers healthy options for lunches for our students and staff.
TOIS has monthly PTA meetings to which parents and staff members are encouraged to participate in. We have the PowerSchool parent portal that allows parents to track their student's academic progress throughout the year.
TOIS was originally built in 1975. In 2004, an addition was built to house the district 5th grade in the building. During the summer of 2016, rennovations took place to upgrade the 6th, 7th and 8th grade science classrooms and labs. Renovations were also made to add a theater arts class to the building.
TOIS has two full-time Security Guards that ensures that the building and perimeter of the facility are safe. OUr Security Guards interact with our students on daily basis and are an additional support and resource to our students. TOIS is attempting to secure our own Class III officer for the 2019-2020 school year.
One to one devices for students (Chromebook); multiple technology electives are offered- Introduction to Mutimedia Productions and computer applications. In addtion our School Media Specialist also serves as an Educational Technology Specialist.
TOIS has 2 security guards on staff to insure the safety of students and staff. Chromebooks are available to all 5th grade students in their classrooms and 6-8th grade students are assigned a Chromebook which they can take home. Teachers may be contacted by district email and maintain a strong presence on Google Classroom.