Education

The future of the in-school swimming program at John M. Marshall Elementary School is unclear.
Residents of the Wainscott School District could potentially see their school taxes drop for the third year in a row if the school’s proposed $3.06 million budget is approved by voters.
The Ross School on Monday announced the appointment of two new administrators following what its current leadership described as “two very thoughtful and exhaustive searches.”
The Sagaponack School District, which educates children in first through fourth grade in its own school and sends those in the higher grades to neighboring districts, has announced plans to provide early childhood education in the next two years.
Most local school board members whose terms expire in June are seeking re-election, but some face opposition. Monday was the deadline for prospective school board candidates to file nominating petitions. There will be contested races in East Hampton...
School boards in Amagansett, Sagaponack, and Montauk have finalized their proposed 2015-16 budgets. In Amagansett, the budget totals $10.5 million, with a tax levy of $8.75 million. Members of the school board were unanimous in voting to adopt it,...
Jack Perna, the superintendent of the Montauk School District, was among those who responded Monday at a League of Women Voters of the Hamptons forum on potential school mergers, sharing his vision for the consolidation of all the districts on South...
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...
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...