Education

It’s time to get out the backpacks, stock up on supplies, get to know this year’s bus schedule, and enjoy those last few days out of the classroom. School starts on Wednesday in all the local districts but Bridgehampton, where students...
On a sunny afternoon in Sagaponack, parents and food advocates gathered last week at the home of Erica and L.A. Reid to dine, shop, and listen to a panel discussion on healthy eating given by nutrition experts. The event, called “Food Fight:...
The East Hampton School Board will hold a special meeting on Tuesday to go over its goals for the coming school year. Replacing Patricia Hope, who resigned from the board this summer, is not on the agenda.
On Monday night, the Sag Harbor School Board appointed Thomas J. Schiavoni, a parent and longtime schoolteacher, to fill a vacancy. Mr. Schiavoni, who lives on North Haven and teaches at Center Moriches High School, is filling the seat of Daniel...
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Monday night’s meeting of the Springs School Board tackled updates related to technology and enrollment, with the start of school less than one month way. At the sparsely attended meeting, Elizabeth Mendelman, the board president, expressed...
It was a brief but contentious meeting of the Montauk School Board on Tuesday afternoon. Carmine Marino and Dan Stavola, both of whom have children who are certified teachers, took issue with the board’s hiring process and executive sessions...
Camp Shakespeare, a summer program for students between 8 and 15, will wrap up its 15th season on Friday with a 3:30 p.m. performance of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at St. Michael’s Lutheran Church in Amagansett, where the...
Smoke and Mystery The Nelson Illusions Smoke and Mystery Tour will materialize at Guild Hall in East Hampton on Wednesday with shows at 1 and 5 p.m. The show, according to the museum, “combines rare and original illusions from around the...