As it counts down the days to a Dec. 13 referendum on its proposed school expansion, the Bridgehampton School District has upped its projected bond interest rate and extended the length of the potential bond from 15 to 20 years, resulting in a higher projected tax impact on homeowners.
With just under three weeks to go before Sag Harbor School District residents vote on using money from the school’s capital reserve fund for an artificial turf athletic field at Pierson Middle and High School, the district’s PTA and Parent Teacher Student Association have planned a public forum on the topic to hear information and viewpoints from...
School districts from Bridgehampton to Montauk received good grades over the last two months from independent auditors who reviewed the districts’ financial statements and accounting practices at the close of the 2015-16 school year.
Springs School architects sent school officials a list of building repair projects, maintenance, and necessary upgrades last Thursday, one that is even more detailed and far more expensive than the list initially presented to the district’s facilities committee in the summer of 2015.
Feverish discourse on the 2016 election is seemingly everywhere right now — from newspapers and television to social media and even in the hallways and classrooms in our schools. The students are being inundated with information and opinions.