The anticipated opening of the former Stella Maris Regional School as an early childhood education center operated by the Sag Harbor School District has been pushed back again, from January to July of 2019
The Pierson High School theater department has taken on dramatic stories, quirky family tales and traditional high school literary works, but this year is trying its hand at pure comedy with the Woody Allen play “Don’t Drink the Water.”
A pair of actors welcomed 11 kids from Pierson and Southampton high schools into their movie-set home on Sunday for a party complete with empty beer cans and red plastic cups as props — all for a good cause.
Following up on an issue raised during a previous Sag Harbor School Board meeting by a community member who is a retired bus driver, the board on Monday talked about adding more busing for students who attend private or religious schools.
Results show high school Regents test scores rose in several subject areas and proficiency levels rose across the grades in elementary and middle school English and math.
The Bridgehampton School awarded contracts to construction, electrical, plumbing and heating and cooling companies at Wednesday night’s school board meeting.
They were in attendance with NBA star Shaquille O’Neal, who was part of the production team of “Killer Bees,” the documentary on the legendary basketball program in Bridgehampton.
It was evident last week that it isn’t as easy as an agreement among board members to hire more teachers or add classes to the curriculum.
Estimates released Monday by the Sag Harbor School District administration show this year’s student enrollment down from last year and small decreases projected in the student population in the next nine years as well.
Andrew, who was this year’s recipient of the Lance Cpl. Jordan C. Haerter Award in honor of the local Marine killed in action in Iraq 10 years ago, departed two weeks ago for the United States Coast Guard.
Southampton Town is establishing a chapter of one of the oldest model government programs in the nation, and is seeking high school students — not just from Southampton Town — to participate.
Members of the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor, the union of faculty employed by the Sag Harbor School District, expressed cautious support of the proposed South Fork Commuter Connection in a survey conducted by the school district last week.
Now, students and visitors can take a trip down memory lane at Pierson, where a wall documenting the school’s Teeny Awards achievements was unveiled on Friday just in time for a student-run rendition of the show “13 the Musical.”
At 57 percent voter approval – a slightly higher rating than the initial $24.7 million bond itself garnered when it was approved in December 2016 – the final result on Thursday was 132 in favor, 98 opposed to the additional funding.
New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. will attend the Monday, September 17, meeting of the Sag Harbor School Board to offer information about the planned South Fork Commuter Connection, a system of trains and shuttles for local employees with long work commutes that’s set to begin in the spring.