Month: October 2017

Silverton Farm

By: Mrs. Cole/ Instructional Paraprofessional  The students at Ocean Academy enjoyed a class trip to Silverton Farms in Toms River. Run by the same family for 24 years, this farm prides itself on preserving and nurturing  locally grown produce. The students were first treated to a hayride throughout the 8 acres of farmland. This was …

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OA Clothing Drive

By: Rob Austin/LCSW Ocean Academy recently hosted a successful clothing drive. It is interesting how the clothing drive got started. Each morning the 11th graders take part in a social skills current/events group. The hurricanes that devastated parts of America and Puerto Rico were discussed extensively. Many students asked what they could do to help …

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Going Native!

By: Kathleen Caffee/Science Teacher Thanks to the research and hard work of our senior class at Ocean Academy, we will be going native.  Native plants are plants that have naturally existed in local areas for thousands if not millions of years.  They are well adapted to their local environment and therefore easy to care for! …

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