Each year, just 22 out of more than 80,000 cadets nationwide are selected for the coveted Legion of Valor Bronze Cross for Achievement ROTC award. Early last month, Jessica Mele of Southold High School became one of two cadets from the Navy Junior ROTC northeast region to be recognized for their leadership and citizenship. READ
The Greenport Board of Education elected Daniel Creedon as its president Tuesday night following a split nomination. READ
The Southold High School Class of 2019 celebrated its graduation Saturday morning with its commencement ceremony in the auditorium. (more…)
An accidental switching of competitors’ scores during the National Academic Association’s recent academic bowl cost Southold High School’s junior-varsity quiz team a spot in the playoffs, a representative from NAA said.
After 20 years as founder and adviser to Southold’s JV and varsity academic quiz teams, teacher Ivan Santiago finally saw one of them qualify for nationals. (more…)
To see her 11-year-old son, Daniel, play piano at Carnegie Hall on June 2 was a dream come true for Peconic resident Liliana Rila. (more…)
They might not be able to drive a car legally, but that won’t stop them from operating a boat.
By the time seventh-graders at Southold schools advance to eighth grade, they’ve already received a state certification in boating — a mandatory part of the school curriculum for over a decade. READ
HIGH HONOR ROLL
Grade 12: Sabrina Basel, Jonathan Baumann, Ally Boyle, Eric Connolly, Olivia Daddona, Caitria Demeroto, Samantha Dunne, Robert Elliston, Peter Franke, Justin Hanold, Van Karsten, Max Kruszeski, Anakin Mignone, Marie Mullen, Jake Okula, Joseph Owens, Emiliann Palermo, Emily Russell, Olivia Saccamano, Dante Tramontana, Michael Wineberger.
The Southold Union Free School District’s proposed 2019-2020 budget of $30.6 million will remain within the tax cap, administrators said.
The Assistant Superintendent for Business, Chuck Scheid, delivered a presentation to the board Wednesday night which reviewed the district’s sources of revenue and major budget drivers. READ
Students, faculty and community members calling Southold schools may have taken note of the different phone number for the district as of this academic year.
Audio and visual specialist Erik Kehl and network and systems specialist Tom Schade presented the reason for the phone number change and additional security updates at Wednesday’s board meeting. READ
At Southold High School, senior Sabrina Basel is a member of the soccer and cheerleading teams, theater, on-air broadcasting through SOHO TV and is a lieutenant commander in the NJROTC. READ