Education

While the East Hampton School District easily obtained 60 percent of the vote needed to pass its budget, the Bridgehampton School District came up short in Tuesday's vote.
Overriding the cap to adopt the proposed $65 million budget requires the support of 60 percent of voters who cast their ballots on Tuesday.
A public hearing on the 2014-15 Springs School budget Monday night took on a divisive tone as a number of district residents took issue with what some charged was a top-heavy administrative increase and questioned a new $2 million capital reserve fund
Voters in the Sag Harbor School District are casting ballots Tuesday on the $36.8 million budget for the 2014-15 school year and deciding between four candidates for three positions on school board
There are two candidates running for the Montauk School Board seat that Lisa Ward is giving up after serving two five-year terms. Ms. Ward’s daughter, her youngest, is to graduate this year from East Hampton High School. Jason Biondo has...
Kendall Stedman, a sixth grader at the Montauk School, won the Brookhaven National Laboratory elementary science fair in her division earlier this month. The win was a first for a Montauk student at the competition, which is held annually on the...
The proposed 2014-15 Amagansett School budget, $10.47 million, represents a spending increase of 2.5 percent over last year, Eleanor Tritt, the district superintendent, told the school board at a budget hearing Tuesday night. The tax levy will...
Stop-Motion Fun An exploration of stop-motion animation will be the highlight of a Family Fun Night at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill tomorrow. Artists from the Good School, described as a “mobile arts education school” that...
David E. Eagan, who is running unopposed for an additional three-year term on the Wainscott School Board, on which he serves as president, has refused to comment on his having been charged with criminal tax fraud, saying everything he had to say...