Education

Melvin Robinson, an elder and pianist with the Genesis Choir, helped lead a tribute to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Ross Lower School on Monday. Ross School

Beth Doyle, right, the principal at the John M. Marshall Elementary School, was granted tenure on Tuesday night. There with her were her husband, Michael Guinan, an assistant principal at Pierson High School, and their daughter, Olive. Christine Sampson



Fourth-grade opera takes on recent past
Yanddel Atariguana, front left, and Isaac Rodriguez, front right, star in “The Peacock’s Tale” as Joseph and Porfirio Goncalvez, two boys who immigrated from Portugal to Springs in 1962 and who became the inspiration for this year’s fourth-grade opera. Durell Godfrey





Yanni Giannakopoulos, left, and Malik Basnight, right, have taken on complicated woodworking projects at the Ross School. Yanni is replicating a famous guitar, Malik is building four artistic chairs, and the two friends have been helping each other along the way. Christine Sampson