Education

When the Greater East Hampton Education Foundation has its annual Drive to Educate golf outing on Wednesday it will also be starting its 10th official year helping children in local schools.
Most students in the Town of East Hampton headed back to class Tuesday morning, the day after Labor Day.
The start of the school year also brings the start of the fall semester for the Hampton Ballet Theatre School, which will begin classes on Wednesday at the Bridgehampton Community House and on Sept. 15 at Yoga Lila in Montauk.
East Hampton High School will inaugurate a program this year to provide internships for seniors at businesses, nonprofit organizations, and other community entities.
With the start of school fast approaching, the Bridgehampton School has hired several new staff members, including a new athletic director and its first-ever full-time business teacher.
If Alicia Schordine, Robin Gianis, and Colleen McGowan were to write a how-I-spent-my-summer-vacation kind of essay, their narratives would detail adventures from faraway places and souvenirs worthy of show-and-tell.
Springs School fifth graders will have access to laptop computers, tablets, and interactive whiteboards this year, thanks to a state grant.
The Sag Harbor School Board appears poised to reverse its policy against the video recording of public comments at its meetings.
Kathryn Bermudez is hoping to help at least 100 families with new and gently used clothes for the start of the school year.