Maria Dorr has been named acting principal of the Amagansett School after previously serving as its director of pupil services.
Sag Harbor students will get an extra 10 minutes of sleep this school year. The school board approved new start times for the district at its meeting on Monday, amid research that shows it is unhealthy to start school before 8 a.m.
All athletes and students in grades 7 and 10 are required to have physical examinations before the start of school and the beginning of their sports seasons.
The “C” in SCORE stands for cooperation, not consolidation. So said ­Patricia Hope and Chuck Hitchcock, the leaders of a new citizens group with an acronym that stands for School Cooperation Regional Effort.
At its meeting Tuesday night, the East Hampton School Board will hear comments from the public concerning potential changes to the district’s student code of conduct.
Sag Harbor’s new athletic director is a familiar face with past experiences in the district that he hopes will allow him to “hit the ground running.”
Wondering what to do with the kids this weekend or how to keep them busy after school? From puppet shows to story times, art workshops to science explorations there's always something going on. 
The East Hampton School District is hoping its latest homework assignment will take the concept of summer reading to the next level.
Farmers and backyard gardeners alike have told us that the 2015 tomato crop was late this year, at least on the narrow, farthest end of the South Fork. This, they say, appeared attributable to weather, specifically that the ocean stayed cold later than usual this year, which, in turn, kept a chill over the land.