The Sagaponack School Board appointed Lynn Schwartz of Miller Place as the district’s part-time superintendent on Aug. 14.
Mr. Schwartz began his job the following day, at an annual salary of $43,000.
The Sagaponack School District serves grades one through four in one of the last remaining one-room schoolhouses in the state. The district has tuition agreements with the East Hampton and Sag Harbor School Districts for its students in kindergarten and 5th through 12th grades. There are 12 students enrolled at the school, with an additional 25 attending the East Hampton and Sag Harbor School Districts.
Mr. Schwartz, formerly of the Westhampton School District, where he served as superintendent for 10 years, replaces Lee Ellwood, who retired last month.