Tuesday, February 19, 2008
One of America’s safest cities to live in, Brick Township consists of 32.3 square miles and is a community of more than 76,200 residents. Brick Township is certainly a beautiful place to reside. With characteristics of typical family neighborhoods, upscale subdivisions, 10 private adult communities, fine lagoon districts and a beautiful stretch of oceanfront properties.
Brick enjoys a location that is convenient for commuters providing daily service to New York City, commuter parking areas as well as being minutes from all the best attractions of Ocean County, including three pristine beaches of its own, grand shopping centers specialty shops, and fine dining experiences.
The Brick Public Schools serve students in pre kindergarten through twelfth grade. Schools in the district consist of the A Primary Learning Center for pre k & kindergarten, seven elementary schools servicing grades 1 - 5 two middle schools for grades 6-8, and two high schools for grades 9-12. There is also a vocational school, for grades 9 to 12. The Brick public schools offer state championship sport teams a full spectrum of opportunity for special needs children and modernized programs preparing students for the 21st century. In addition there are 5 Pre-K to eight grade private schools one being St Dominic’s school, rated as one of the finest Catholic schools in the Trenton Diocese. These schools also serve as a part of the Brick Township educational services.
There is a remarkable variety of year round recreational activities offered through The Township, Police Athletic League and private business owners. The township offers a civic center, historic landmark sites, golf course, ice rink, riverfront beaches and several parks strategically located throughout the Township. Future plans include a grand community center for all residents to enjoy.