River Plaza

Elementary School

Learning Since 1922

River Plaza Calendar

School Information

  • River Plaza School 
    Principal David Whitman
    155 Hubbard Avenue
    Red Bank, NJ 07701
    Phone: 732-747-3679
    Main Office Ext: 8500

District Mission Statement and Beliefs


    Middletown Township Public School District will work as a united community to empower each student by providing an engaging, inclusive, and safe educational environment. The District will utilize available resources, responsibly and effectively, to enable students to reach their full potential as life-long learners and responsible citizens. The District will encourage students to develop their imagination and creativity, aspire to greatness, value diverse perspectives, and demonstrate cultural competence as global citizens to prepare for future academic, career, and personal success.



    We believe we must function as a united community embracing our diversity to...

    Operate equitably as one district to accomplish our mission while meeting every student’s unique and individual needs to enable them to seek their potential in a secure, safe, and nurturing educational environment;

    Provide all students with personalized learning opportunities that promote student choice to foster confidence, creativity, and innovation while developing social and emotional skills to successfully collaborate with others from diverse backgrounds and with diverse perspectives;

    Advance the use of technology in a meaningful, thoughtful, and balanced way that enhances the value of interpersonal relationships and communication;

    Prepare students for the paths they choose as citizens in a rapidly changing global society;

    Foster partnerships with the greater Middletown community as well as strong parent-student-educator relationships.

Anti-Bullying Information

  • District Anti-bullying Coordinator

    James Rasmussen 
    732-671-3850 Ext. 1020

    Mailing Address:
    PO Box 4170
    Middletown, NJ 07748
    School Anti-Bullying Coordinator
    Caitlin Kalnas MSW, LCSW
    Social Behavior Support Specialist
    River Plaza Elementary School 
    732-747-3679 x 8615
    New Jersey schools complete a self-assessment annually to determine a grade for each school's progress in 8 core elements regarding initiatives to prevent harassment, intimidation, and bullying school-wide. 
    River Plaza ABBR 2020-21 score is a 75 out of 78
    District ABBR 2020-21 score is a 74out of 78
    MTPS HIB Grades for the School Self-Assessment for Determining Grades
    under the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights

    Click to see District Policy 5512- HARASSMENT, INTIMIDATION, AND BULLYING(M) 

    Report an incident using HIBster via this link

    Guidance for Parents on the Anti-Bully Bill of Rights Act

    NJ Children's System of Care (PerformCare)

    NJ Children's System of Care (PerformCare) provides all children and adolescents – regardless of insurance status - with coordinated access to mental health supports, substance use treatment and services for intellectual and developmental disabilities. Contact information is below.

    Telephone: (877-652-7624)

    Official PerfomCare Website