education

Bridgehampton School officials, heeding a suggestion made at a March 11 public forum, recommended, at a March 25 meeting of the school board, tapping into reserves to avoid having to make $176,000 in budget cuts. The recommendation, which was met...
Goat on a Boat Presents ‘The Joshua Show’ Joshua Holden, a puppeteer and performer whose production “The Joshua Show” won best performance and audience favorite awards at the Puppeteers of America’s National Festival in...
The decision a few years ago to hire two maintenance employees has paid off for the East Hampton School District. During Tuesday night’s school board meeting, Mark Field, head custodian, said those two crew members have enabled the district to...
Several hours before its budget workshop was set to begin at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, the Montauk School Board called a special meeting to approve a five-year tuition agreement with the East Hampton School District. This year, the district pays for 113...
Parents of East Hampton children who will be 4 on or before Dec. 1 will want to mark their calendars for April 14 or 15, when the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center holds open registration for next year’s prekindergarten program, the...
The final version of the 2015-16 New York State budget includes $175,000 for the South Fork Behavioral Health Initiative, according to an announcement Tuesday by State Senator Kenneth P. LaValle and Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr.
School boards in Springs and Amagansett on Tuesday approved a new five-year tuition contract with the East Hampton School District.
Sag Harbor School District officials on Monday broke down a $37.4 million draft of the proposed 2015-16 district budget, which would keep an increase in spending within the tax levy limitations. The $37.4 million budget would carry a 1.53-percent...
Plans to move the original Amagansett schoolhouse, built in 1802 by Samuel Schellinger, a millwright, are proceeding. At a meeting on Tuesday, Eleanor Tritt, the district’s superintendent, told the school board that the State Department of...