Education

Sag Harbor Teacher Contracts – Still Waiting to Hear

President of the Sag Harbor Board of Education, Walter Wilcoxen has been on vacation and missed the last school board meeting where nearly 50...

Teachers Push to Get Negotiations Moving

More than two dozen teachers filled the Pierson High School library at Monday night’s Sag Harbor Board of Education meeting. They were there to...

Teachers Push for a Contract

The  Teachers Association of Sag Harbor may have traded in black shirts for more subtle buttons,but the message is still the same: they want a...

School Plans to Tackle More Than $8 Mil in Renovations

A facilities study of the Sag Harbor School District which began in 2007 has a list of projects totaling nearly $8 million — and...

Emergency Shelter Nears Completion

The hurricane season may soon be coming to an end, but next year it appears that all things are "go" for the emergency shelter...

Debate Role of Budget Advisory Committee

October is approaching and Sag Harbor School Board’s Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) has yet to meet this school year. At Monday night’s Sag Harbor...

School Tax Law Concerns

As school districts on the East End of Long Island attempt to tackle the conundrum of trying to provide competitive services for students, while...

Seek Ways to Track Student’s Progress

By Melissa Lynch   As the Sag Harbor School District settles into a new school year, superintendent Dr. John Gratto and members of the board of...

Edible Schoolyard Proposed At Bridgehampton

More than a decade ago, chef Alice Waters founded the Edible Schoolyard in Berkeley, California sparking a national culinary movement to bring the production...

Elementary School Students Take First Harvest

By Melissa Lynch The Sag Harbor Elementary School has finally completed its outdoor classroom — the long anticipated greenhouse — and now plants are ready...

Security Measures and New Faces at School

By Melissa Lynch Of the topics that were discussed at Monday night’s school board meeting, security was one that garnered a good deal of discussion....

Objectives, Goals and Just Do Its

There are goals, there are objectives and then there are “just do its.” The Sag Harbor School District adopted their goals for the upcoming...

District Is Targeting Special Education Spending

Each year during budget season, special education at Sag Harbor is scrutinized by a faction of the community concerned over high classification rates and...

School Criticized In State’s Audit

The New York State Comptroller’s Office released their audit of the Sag Harbor School District, from July 2006 to November 2007, this week and...

Noyacans Grill School Superintendent

  For the past year or so, members of the Noyac Civic Council have taken a keen interest in the local public school district, specifically...

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On The Road: Food for Thought (and the College Student)

“There’s no food in this house!” So came the plaintive wails of our daughter as she perused the kitchen shelves in late December, having newly arrived from completion of her first semester of college. "Really?" I thought. "Is that possible? No food at all?"

Schaivoni Retracted LaValle Statement

Tommy John Schiavoni, the Southampton Town Councilman from Sag Harbor running for New York State Senate, retracted a statement critical of Senator Kenneth P. LaValle shortly after it was released following the announcement of Mr. LaValle’s retirement late last week.

Sara Cochran Named Executive Director of The Church in Sag Harbor

The Church — an incubator for the arts in the former Sag Harbor United Methodist Church building on Madison Street — now has an executive director and chief curator in Sara Cochran.