Education


Destination: high school campus off Cedar Street
The East Hampton School Board on Tuesday decided to pursue the Cedar Street side of campus, pictured above, as the site for its proposed transportation depot. Morgan McGivern

More than 100 pieces of furniture from the classrooms of C.D.C.H., like the classroom pictured above, have been donated to the Springs School. Christine Sampson

Rob Jahoda, who spent 11 years as the traffic control officer in charge of crossing East Hampton Middle School students in front of the school, has moved on to the code enforcement division in East Hampton Village. Christine Sampson


Backpacks filled with donated school supplies awaited children at the Springs School on Tuesday morning when school opened for the 2016-17 school year. Christine Sampson
Francesca Bittan, a resident of East Hampton, labeled backpacks with grade level at the UJA-Federation's Supplies for Success backpack assembly event at the Ross School last week.Aleksandra Saland

Petition to make Boy Scouts coed has 5,200 signatures
Sydney Ireland, right, is on a campaign to get the Boy Scouts of America to let her participate in its programs. She hopes to become an Eagle Scout like her brother, Bryan, left. Gary Ireland

Katy Graves, the Sag Harbor School District superintendent, pictured here during a school event in March, received a one-year contract extension on Monday. Christine Sampson