It's that time of year, again, when the young dancers of the Hampton Ballet Theatre School bring "The Nutcracker" to Guild Hall. Durell Godfrey

Bridgehampton is the only local school not to have undertaken major capital improvements since it was built.

A crowd of more than 30 people gathered for the forum in the Pierson library on Thursday. Christine Sampson photos
Aura Winarick, president of the Pierson Middle and High School P.T.S.A., opened the meeting with remarks about the role of the PTA and P.T.S.A. as advocates for children.
Katy Graves, the Sag Harbor superintendent, left, and Jennifer Buscemi, the business administrator, presented the facts about the turf field vote to be held on Dec. 14.

Public forums ahead of school’s $365,000 vote

Bridgehampton proposal gets once-over from citizens advisory committee
Pamela Harwood, the chairwoman of the Bridgehampton Citizens Advisory Committee, opened the forum to the Bridgehampton School administration. Taylor K. Vecsey

John J. Finello, left, will stay on as Springs School superintendent for the time being, as a school board search for a permanent replacement goes on. Christine Sampson

Original interest-rate projections may have been too rosy, school officials say