Education

Fourth graders make pitch to ditch plastics
Fourth graders at the Montauk School are working with some success to convince businesses to switch from plastic straws to paper ones.

Springs will save $391,716 next year

Local Education Notes


Susan Kinsella, who is accused of allowing teens to drink alcohol at her house in January, and her attorney, Daniel G. Rodgers, spoke with The Star outside of Southampton Town Justice Court on Friday. T.E. McMorrow

Snowdrops were dusted in snow Friday. Durell Godfrey


Durell Godfrey

Lessons for administrators as they shadow students
Mike Luque, left, showed the John M. Marshall Elementary School’s vice principal, Russell Morgan, what life as a fifth grader is like during the Shadow a Student Challenge last month.
Beth Doyle, the principal of the John M. Marshall Elementary School, experienced a day as a first grader last month when she shadowed Juliette Jimenez in Joanne Goerler and Laura Rosner’s class.