Education

    Children in the East Hampton School District who are not yet enrolled in prekindergarten for September can still do so at the East Hampton Day Care Learning Center, which operates the pre-K program for the district.
    Students at Springs School are finally one step closer to securing a safer route to school.     Earlier this week, New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. announced that the New York State Department of...
    The emphasis on standardized testing and college readiness is such that a well-rounded education and a school’s place in its community are being eroded. That was the conclusion of Eleanor Tritt, the district superintendent...
Camp Shakespeare     The Hamptons Shakespeare Festival’s Camp Shakespeare will run from Monday through Aug. 16, with one or two-week options available.
“Pippi Longstocking”     The young actors of Stages, a Children’s Theatre Workshop, will take the musical “Pippi Longstocking” to the stage at Pierson High School this weekend.     ...
Pop Ups’ “Radio Jungle”     “Prepare for an educational romp through time and space populated with mermaids, bananas, on-location-extreme-cooking shows, treasure maps, giant crayons, a sky full of glowing...
It is a changing of the guard for the Springs School Board, which recently elected a new president and vice president.     At a reorganizational meeting on July 8, board members chose Elizabeth Mendelman as president and John Grant...
    Five years ago, when Travis Field of Springs was killed in a car accident at the age of 20, a scholarship was set up in his honor.     Mr. Field was known for his athleticism, kindness, and love for East Hampton....
Rock Hunters, Pond Explorers     A rock-collecting beach treasure hunt run by the South Fork Natural History Museum will have kids 3 to 5 searching out special stones on the beach in Noyac on Saturday at 10 a.m. Collection bags and...