• My name is Mr. Conrad Cote.I have been the art teacher at Lakehurst Elementary School since 1991.I am also a certified Basic Skills and K-5 instructor. During the 2015-2016 school year, I will teach the middle school Gifted and Talented and Kindergarten-8th grade Art.. I am also the boys basketball coach and before-school intramurals advisor..My interests include surfing,fishing,and traveling.I create mixed-media art, with a concentration on sculpture.I grew up in Toms River; graduated from T.R.H.S. North in 1985.I received my certification to teach K-12 art from Montclair State University. Art is good for you!!!!! CREATE.......