Wednesday marked the first day of school for Mattituck-Cutchogue Union Free School District, with children at Cutchogue East Elementary filing into classes under the direction of assistant principal Ilana Finnegan.
There will be no “major changes” for the 15 students enrolled at New Suffolk Common School this year, school board president Tony Dill said. Following the resignation of Martha Kennelly in April, the district is looking to put the focus back on the students. READ
Elementary students in the Mattituck-Cutchogue School District will be introduced to world language classes this year and secondary foreign language classes will begin in seventh grade rather than eighth, Superintendent Anne Smith said. READ
Schools across Southold Town opened this week and many new faces greeted students as they got off the bus, most notably in the Greenport School District, which has more than 18 new faculty members.
Southold Elementary School principal Ellen O’Neill greeted students in the lobby after they arrived at around 8:30 a.m. on a rainy Tuesday morning.
It wasn’t students who boarded one of Greenport’s school buses Wednesday, but teachers. Specifically, it was the 12 new hires that are about to begin their first year in the district who were treated to a tour of the village in which they’ll soon teach. READ
With a new school year comes new infrastructure, such as a cafeteria and entryway, in the Southold Union Free School District.
Mattituck High School students returning to school Tuesday were greeted by a new greenhouse and trophy case.
While most local students are returning to the classroom Tuesday, Greenport Union Free School District’s students are getting a reprieve until Wednesday.
KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTO | Miss Gammon at Greenport Elementary School welcomes her class to kindergarten Wednesday morning.
Students across the North Fork saw their summer vacations officially come to an end Wednesday morning with the arrival of the first day of school. For some youngsters, the first day came with some jitters.
Check out a photo gallery below from the first day at Greenport Elementary School.
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KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTOS