Education

Green Collar Jobs Coming

In the wake of a disaster sometimes fear can erupt and in the country’s current economic climate some are terrified. But according to some...

Schools React to the Consolidation Pitch

A new proposal coming from New York State has a number of school districts and administrators on the East End wondering what the future...

Push for Tuition Students

At their last meeting, the Sag Harbor Board of Education was treated to a demonstration by Pierson High School Jeff Nichols, who showed the...

Former Board Member Challenges Bridgehampton’s Out-of-District Students

By Marianna Levine Students’ privacy and academic achievement were at the heart of an intimate and often passionate Bridgehampton Board of Education workshop on Monday...

Cafeteria night in the Sag Harbor School District – What’s for dinner?

With the winter holidays quickly approaching, the Sag Harbor Elementary School took the initiative to host a special night where both parents and students...

Principal Back Before She Left

One week ago, the community learned that in January, Sag Harbor Elementary School would lose one of its most valuable assets — an administrator,...

Frisicano to Resign

After almost two decades as principal of Sag Harbor Elementary School, Joan Frisicano has announced she will retire. The news came during a meeting...

Sag Harbor School Kids – Three times better than Global Average

Although teachers are still working without contracts, the Sag Harbor school district has managed to triple the worldwide average for certain college-based courses for...

Students Help Make a New Citizen

With the celebration of Veteran’s Day this Tuesday and Election Day last Tuesday, it has been a busy couple of weeks for the history...

Bridgehampton School Board Debates SAT Prep

By Marianna Levine Educational enrichment and achievement were the highlights of Monday’s Bridgehampton Board of Education meeting. Vice president Elizabeth Kotz expressed concern that the...

Art Students Get Field Trip at Home

There is no school trip planned to Italy this year, and a trip to Spain is highly unlikely — but teachers in the Sag...

Pierson Plays the Pops

Today, November 6, the music students of Pierson High School will put on a free Pop Concert in the school auditorium and the community...

Taking a Scalpel to Proposed Budget in Sag Harbor School District

Although the phone lines in the Sag Harbor School District have been working lately, the district has experienced major problems with them resulting in...

Famous Artist visits Pierson

There is no school trip planned to Italy this year, and a trip to Spain is highly unlikely — but teachers in the Sag...

Schools Eye Joining Forces to Save Money

In an effort to save money, the Sag Harbor School district, backed by superintendent Dr. John Gratto, has pushed other districts on the East...

Latest Articles

The Express News Group Presents 27Speaks, A Weekly Podcast: August 6 Edition

In this week’s edition of 27Speaks, the editors talk about the East End real estate market, which has seen a boom following the global COVID-19 pandemic. They discuss the effects of a growing population on the community and question whether the changes will be permanent. The discussion highlights a virtual Express Sessions forum held this week on the real estate industry.

Governor Cuomo Greenlights School Reopening Across the State

All school districts in New York State can re-open. They are all authorized to open, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Friday, August 7, rendering his long-awaited decision on school reopening in New York State.

EXPRESS SESSIONS: East End School Superintendents Prepare For New School Year

The doctor’s comments came during a virtual Express Sessions panel on July 30, “Local Districts Face Tough Decisions Ahead,” hosted by the Express News Group via Zoom. The event brought together five area school superintendents: Lars Clemensen of Hampton Bays, Dr. Nicholas Dyno of Southampton, Jeff Nichols of Sag Harbor, Michael Radday of Westhampton Beach, and Debra Winter of Springs. Also on the panel were State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. and Jim Kinnier, the president of the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor.