Education

A single-stall, handicapped-accessible restroom at East Hampton High School, outside the cafeteria and near a pair of boys and girls bathrooms, has been designated as “gender neutral” thanks to the efforts of two students.
In response to an invitation from the Amagansett School Board, a crowd of about 100 gathered at the school on Saturday morning for a discussion of the East Hampton Housing Authority’s plan to build a 40-unit affordable housing complex in the hamlet.
For the first time, the LongHouse Reserve is offering scholarships to high school seniors.
A group of Montauk School teachers attended a school board meeting on Tuesday, as they did two weeks ago, to argue that they were working without a contract.
Catch the Goat While You Can
From the first budget workshop to the second, Springs School administrators whittled down their proposed 2016-17 budget by more than $375,000, but it was still not enough to keep the district’s budget below the state-mandated tax levy cap.
A Sag Harbor coach and substitute teacher died on Monday from a suspected drug overdose in Bridgehampton, Southampton Town police said Wednesday.
The Sag Harbor, East Hampton, Montauk, Southampton, Amagansett, Springs, Sagaponack, and Bridgehampton school districts have announced two-hour delayed openings for Monday in light of the weather forecast
Tim Ferriss, a former Springs School student and the best-selling author of “The 4-Hour Work Week," has funded 145 school projects across Long Island that teachers had posted over the past four months.