Education


Tim Ferriss, who grew up in Springs, is funding school projects across Long Island as part of a philanthropic effort dubbed #BestSchoolDay. Courtesey Tim Ferriss

Claire Kunzeman is one of the youngest students to have enrolled in the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, a comedy school in New York City. Christine Sampson


East Hampton Village police are conducting a search of the John M. Marshall Elementary School in East Hampton after the school received a bomb threat on Wednesday morning. Morgan McGivern
Students huddled with their class outside of the John M. Marshall Elementary School after a bomb threat was received.Morgan McGivern

Concern over ‘hazardous waste’ being recycled into Pierson playing field
East Hampton High School’s football field, pictured here, is artificial turf. Plans to install a similar turf playing field at the Pierson Middle and High School have come under scrutiny by some parents. Christine Sampson


Teachers from the Montauk School wore black T-shirts to a school board meeting Tuesday to call attention to the fact that they’ve been working without a contract since July. Janis Hewitt