Education

Sag Harbor School District Comes Up Empty on Academic Support Solutions

The administrators recently sat down with representatives of the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor to hash out some solutions, he said.

School Budget Vote and Trustee Election Next Tuesday in Sag Harbor

School district voters will head to the polls on Tuesday, May 21, to weigh in on the proposed budget and a transportation proposition and vote for three candidates from a pool of six seeking election.

Bridgehampton Readies for School Budget Vote, Board Elections

The Bridgehampton School District ballot features not just an $18.69-million budget proposal, but also a second proposition and five candidates vying for two seats on the school board.

Pierson Teeny Awards Nominees, Plus Surprise Contest Results, Are Announced

In typical Pierson High School fashion, quite a few student actors have been nominated for theater awards.

Sag Harbor Meets Its 2018-2019 School Board Candidates

The school board elections and budget vote are Tuesday, May 21, from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the Pierson gym.

School Busing Options Could Save Money, Impact Later Start Times

The school board recently expressed interest in bringing school transportation costs down.

Sag Harbor School Board Updates Student Residency Policy

After rejecting an updated “age and residency” policy governing school admissions last fall, the Sag Harbor School Board revised and adopted a newer one on Monday.

School News: Pierson Garden Club, Bellone Recognizes Students, Scholarships Available

Sag Harbor’s Pierson Middle/High School Garden Club gathered in the Pierson courtyard with mentors and teachers to prepare garden beds for a spring harvest.

Parents Have High Hopes for Hoops Court at Pierson

Parents have demanded the district’s administration go beyond just fixing up the existing outdoor basketball court at Pierson Middle-High School.

Pierson PTSA To Hold Candidate Debate

Six candidates vying for three seats on the Sag Harbor School Board of Education will attend a Meet the Candidates debate on Tuesday, May 7.

Sag Harbor Superintendent Announces Retirement

A little over five years after accepting the position of superintendent of the Sag Harbor School District, Katy Graves on Tuesday afternoon announced in a letter to staff that she will be retiring from the position.

Trailblazing Fifth-Grader Encourages Endangered Species Awareness

Whenever you take a walk on a local trail this spring or summer, don’t forget to take your eyes off the natural beauty surrounding you and look down at the ground here and there.

Pierson’s Model United Nations Team Is on the Rise

The 2019 competitive Model United Nations season took Pierson High School’s team to New York City this year with its best outcome yet.

Board of Ed Candidates Turn in Petitions: Six in Sag Harbor, Five in Bridgehampton

Campaigns in the Sag Harbor and Bridgehampton school districts have officially taken shape.

Bridgehampton School Board Adopts $18.69M Budget

The Bridgehampton School Board on Wednesday voted 5-0 to present a spending plan of $18,689,852 for the 2019-2020 school year to the community for a vote on May 21.

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Going For the Greek at the East Hampton Library

On Saturday, September 14 at 1 p.m., George Theotacatos gives an author talk at East Hampton Library on his book “Finding Ithaka.”

Sag School Board Frustrated by Learning Center Timeline

Ed Bernhauer, a senior architectural designer with IBI Group, distributed a schedule showing Sag Harbor residents and the Sag Harbor School District Board of Education the progress of the already delayed Sag Harbor Learning Center building on Division Street at Monday night’s School Board meeting.

Local Municipalities Fight Back Against Hackers

Every day, hackers are finding new ways to infiltrate computers, either through “phishing” scams or a more direct attack. And common antivirus software just isn’t cutting it.