Several school districts on the North Fork will offer propositions along with their budgets this Tuesday, May 21, when voters head to the polls.
The district that asked voters to pierce the tax cap last year will stay well under the cap this time around — but Greenport will float a $23.8 million bond project at a separate vote in June.
Bishop McGann-Mercy High School senior Sarah Dern arrived home from school earlier than usual Monday, because after-school activities were canceled. There, the phone rang almost immediately with a message from the school to check for an important email. READ
Aidan Walker of Southold has earned a place on the fall semester dean’s list at the University of Notre Dame’s College of Arts and Letters. READ
As the New Suffolk Common School District and its residents grapple with the future of the historic red schoolhouse, built in 1907, it’s safe to wonder how sustainable such small districts can be in the years to come, given the changing demographics of the North Fork. READ
As 2017 draws to a close, it’s time to reflect on the changes that took place at local schools during the year. READ
I am convinced that the foundation of good education is about the concept of building — building a school, building community, building relationships and building a sense of self. READ
Southold Elementary School fifth-graders got a special treat last Wednesday that they helped grow and cook themselves. READ
Every American knows who George Washington was — commander-in-chief during the American Revolutionary War, a Founding Father and the United States’ first President. READ
Alyssa Knoernschild of Peconic has graduated from the Davis School of Gerontology at the University of Southern California with a master’s degree in nutrition, healthspan and longevity. READ
Liam Walker of Southold has been named to both the dean’s and president’s lists for the spring semester at the University of Hartford, where his a sophomore majoring in economics and finance. READ