Oxycocus School

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The
Oxycocus School
 
Home to our Preschool Students
 
250 North Main Street
Manahawkin, NJ
08050
 
 
   
 

The Oxycocus Elementary School is home to our youngest population, 3 and 4 year old preschool students.The district has 6 pre-school disabled classes that service our students’ special needs. In addition, there are 7 tuition based classes.The students’ daily routine includes many language enriched experiences throughout the day. Students are provided the opportunity to explore all parts of literacy: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Children’s emergent reading andwriting behaviors are encouraged and fostered by their teachers. Math, science,social studies, world language and life skills are integrated into all aspectsof the daily routines through individual and small-group choice activities. In addition, the teachers provide an environment for the children that is safe, secure and consistent, allowing for the social and emotional growth of the students.  Students also have opportunity for fine andgross motor activities and children are offered speech therapy, occupational andphysical therapy.  A Master Teacher, schoolpsychologist, learning consultant, and social worker support our school efforts to ensure success for all children.

             

At the Oxycocus Elementary School, our facultyand support staff is proud of the many programs offered to enhance theeducational opportunities provided to our students. We are even prouder of the achievements demonstrated by our pupils each day. We welcome and invite parent participation at our Individual Student Goal conferences, Parent/GuardianAdvisory Committee meetings, Back to School Night, American Education Week visits,and parent/teacher conferences.  We look forward to working collaboratively with our families to provide our children with a stimulating and well-rounded educational experience.