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Our Sons and Daughters Celebrates 10 Years of Education

Gardens sprouted up and goats and chickens came home to roost. Now there are 29 children enrolled in two children’s garden classes, with four teachers on staff. In a high-tech, fast-paced world, Waldorf education feels for many like the perfect antidote.

Former Stella Maris School Gets New Name — and New Construction Estimate

The Sag Harbor School Board on Monday voted unanimously to rename Stella Maris the Sag Harbor Learning Center and to separately name its auditorium-gymnasium for Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage.

Sag Harbor School Board Digs Into Budget

Spending on the operation of the Sag Harbor School District’s buildings is projected to increase about 9 percent in the 2019-2020 school year while maintenance costs for the buildings and grounds is expected to decrease slightly.

Draft of Bridgehampton Budget Shows Nearly 20-Percent Spending Increase

The Bridgehampton School District last Wednesday released an early draft of its 2019-2020 budget, which shows a 19.52-percent increase in year-over-year spending, and which school officials said they anticipate whittling down slightly.

‘Willy Wonka’ Comes to Pierson Middle School Stage

The show opens on Thursday, January 31, at 7 p.m., with performances on February 1 and 2 at 7 p.m. and February 3 at 2 p.m.

Audit Results Will Likely Have Impact on Sag Harbor School Budget

An auditor’s 2018 report calling for the Sag Harbor School District to ramp up oversight in its business department will likely have an impact on the district’s bottom line.

Sag Harbor School Board Appoints Attorney to Vacant Seat

The newest member of the Sag Harbor Board of Education is Brian DeSesa, a parent and local attorney who is also a member of the Southampton Town Zoning Board of Appeals.

Pierson Students Launch Online Newspaper

The Hypothetical is Pierson’s recently launched online publication, an effort born late in 2018 out of teacher Gary Schulman’s journalism class and now extending into an extracurricular club involving Pierson students from all walks of life.

Sag Harbor School Board Lays Out Plan to Fill Vacant Seat

In its effort to fill a vacant seat as soon as possible, the Sag Harbor School Board is seeking applications from community members interested in serving a 17-week term on the board.

School Board Will Hold Public Discussion to Rename Stella Maris

As a follow-up to a community survey that solicited opinions on the potential renaming of Stella Maris, the Sag Harbor School Board on Monday decided to plan a public discussion of the matter before it finalizes a name.

Sag Harbor Village Board to Vote Tuesday on Impound Lot Funding

With the Sag Harbor Village Board of Trustees set to vote Tuesday night on funding for its proposed police impound yard off of the Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, another community voice has joined its chorus of opponents.

Bridgehampton School Hires New Administrators

The Bridgehampton School District has hired two new senior administrators, whom school superintendent Robert Hauser said will support a growing enrollment with evolving needs.

Sag Harbor School Board Seeking Member to Fill Vacancy

The Sag Harbor School Board has issued an open call for candidates interested in being appointed to a vacant board seat for a term lasting just under four months.

Sag Harbor Art Teacher Creates Community Around Knitting

Sag Harbor Elementary students in teacher Gary Osborne’s art classes have been learning and practicing the classic, hands-on folk art of knitting.

Stella Maris Plans Get Green Light from State

Up next, according to Sag Harbor superintendent Katy Graves, is the bidding process for construction contracts after the architectural plans were approved by the state.

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