education

The Sagaponack School's proposed 2016-17 budget includes funding for a new playground and more money for teachers' salaries, classroom supplies, library books, activities, and field trips, all while lowering the proposed tax levy.
The Child Development Center of the Hamptons in Wainscott, the South Fork's only charter school, will close at the end of this school year, a school representative said Monday.
Voters will go to the polls on May 17 to choose new school board members or return incumbents to their posts. Here are brief biographies of candidates in the East Hampton, Sag Harbor, Bridgehampton, Springs, and Amagansett School Districts.
East Hampton School District officials have acknowledged that an experiment done on a breaded chicken patty sandwich by an eighth-grade student was the catalyst for change.
An exhibition of student photographs from Cuba and artwork inspired by that trip, along with a musical performance of an Afro-Cuban piece by some of the students, will open on Saturday at the Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum.
LongHouse’s Family Day
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 will open up prekindergarten registration on Monday, with a deadline of May 20, to sign up children who will be 4 by Dec. 1.
Fifteen of the Ross Lower School’s littlest students raced around the school’s playground on Tuesday cradling potted seedlings in their small but capable hands. They were charged with an important task: Finding places to plant them among the gardens at the edges of the playground.