Education

The East Hampton School Board finished shaping its proposed 2015-16 budget on Tuesday, making room for intramural sports, a competitive dance team, more art supplies for the elementary school, and another section of a popular middle school science...
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s new state budget includes more funding for public education, with the impact of that money expected to vary by district. According to numbers released on April 1 by the state, the Sag Harbor School District will receive...
Nature Nick’s Menagerie The South Fork Natural History Museum will have a free Earth Day open house on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with lots of fun in store for kids. The highlight of the day will be a visit from Nature Nick and his live...
The president of the teachers association favors students refusing to take state assessment exams as a way to send a message to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo in opposition to a key element of his education reform package.
The East Hampton School Board continued to tackle revisions to the district’s attendance policy last week, with one board member asking for stricter overall language and another asking to change the policy to avoid what she says is a practice...
Local legislators and school officials will discuss school district consolidation on Monday, at a public forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons.
Sports Clinics Indoor soccer, flag football, volleyball, and inline skating clinics start next week at the Sportime Arena in Amagansett. Offered in conjunction with the East Hampton Town Recreation Department, the clinics run for eight weeks and...
With New York state’s standardized English and math tests coming up, the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor is hoping to reach parents who have questions about how to opt out of the tests. In a letter posted on Facebook on Tuesday via the...
Alec Baldwin gave a baby grand piano to the Springs School District, but whether the school can use the instrument is part of a larger ensemble of problems the district is facing.