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  •  Financial Information
     -A message from the School Business Administrator Dan Smith
     Quality Education: A Community Commitment
     -A message from the Superintendent George J. Chidiac
     The Board View
     -A message from the Board President Michael Hemenway
     Critical Faculty Needs
     -A message from our building principals.

Fast Facts


    Voting will take place on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at regular voting places including:
    Districts Poll Place Name
    1, 3, 4, 15, 18 Stafford Township Volunteer Fire Company #1
    2, 17, 21 Saint Mary's Parish Center
    5 Fawn Lakes Community Center
    6, 8, 9, 12       Ocean Acres Community Center
    7, 10, 11, 19, 20  Ocean Acres Elementary School
    13Jennings Road Recreation Center
    14 Atlantic Hills Clubhouse 
    16 Perry's Lake Clubhouse 

    You must be registered to vote in this election. Information regarding VOTER REGISTRATION can be found at the New Jersey Division of Elections website at:

Voter Registration

Vote By Mail

  • In New Jersey, any qualified and registered voter can now vote by Absentee Ballot for any election, for any reason. Don't feel like going to the polls? Simply vote by mail. Now there is "no excuse" not to vote! You do not have to be absent from the area on Election Day to vote by mail.
    An online ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATION is available for you now at
    The actual Absentee Ballot will be mailed when available.

Senior Property Tax Reimbursement Program

     For more information on filing for a Property Tax Reimbursement, or to obtain an application, contact the New Jersey Property Tax Reimbursement Hotline at 1-800-882-6597. Information about the Program is also available on the Division of Taxation's website at:

Contact Us

     Please email or call us with requests for additional information at: or 609-978-5700 extension 1000.
    Please call if you would like a presentation at your civic, social or fraternal organization. 
  • Upcoming Information Sessions
    ▶October 5th – PTO Night
    ▶October 20th – BOE Meeting
    ▶October 21st – Beach Haven West Civic Association
    ▶November – Faculty Meetings
    ▶November 16th – Referendum Information Night at STAC
    ▶November 28th – Republican Club
    ▶December 13 - Special Election 
  • Referendum Facts
    ▶All projects are approved for 40% State Aid
    ▶All projects are Health and Safety related
    No tax increase on taxpayers
    ▶Approximately $10 Million in bonds