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RIVERHEAD HIGH SCHOOL

RHS SADD club hosts "Awareness Week"

The Riverhead High School SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) Club hosted a week of activities focused on raising awareness about topics such as the dangers of drinking and/or texting and driving, toxic relationships, alcohol abuse and bullying. Originally, the mission of the SADD chapter was to help young people say "No" to drinking and driving. Today, the mission has expanded. Positi...
MCGANN-MERCY JUNIOR-SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL

'Annie Jr.' on stage at McGann-Mercy this weekend

"Annie Jr." is on stage at Bishop McGann-Mercy High School this weekend. The production is presented by the junior high school members of the McGann-Mercy Theatre Company. It is the first musical production by the junior high. The show runs Thursday, March 27 through Saturday, March 28. Tickets ...
RIVERHEAD MIDDLE SCHOOL

Riverhead Middle School Environment...

"Custer Observatory is the oldest public observatory on Long Island," noted RMS science teacher Kristen Realander. "Stev...

Students at Riverhead Middle School...

Students at Riverhead Middle School have raised more than $1,000 for The Water Project, a charity that aims to provide s...

Middle Masques puts on 'Guys and Do...

Riverhead Middle School Middle Masques will perform Guys and Dolls Jr. tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Middle School Ca...
RIVERHEAD BOARD OF EDUCATION

School district to hold public hearing on tax exemptions for...

Wartime veterans living within the Riverhead Central School District got a step closer to enjoying a school property tax exemption in 2016 on Tuesday night, when the Riverhead Board of Education agree...

Riverhead schools get 11.42 percent boost in state aid

The New York state budget, which was adopted by the State Legislature late last night, will bring an education aid increase of 11.42 percent to Riverhead Central School District, State Senator Ken LaV...

Local veterans ask Riverhead school board to adopt veterans tax...

Local veterans turned out for last night's Riverhead Board of Education meeting to support new veterans' property tax exemptions authorized by the State Legislature last year, with some veterans quest...
OTHER SCHOOL NEWS

Roanoke students raise money for local charities

The Roanoke Avenue Elementary School has a very generous, caring group of students who are tireless in their efforts to help others. The school's Student Council has cut two more checks for area charities. The school has two student council...

March Madness at Phillips Avenue Elementary School

The Phillips Avenue PTO is proud to announce "March Madness" Family Engagement Week. Throughout the week, families are encouraged to participate in the many exciting events and activities planned. The events kick off on Monday night, Marc...

Helping Hearts at Roanoke Elementary

The Roanoke Avenue Elementary School's Student Council presented Susan DiMartino, a representative from the American Heart Association, with a check for $400. They raised the money by selling scented pencils on Valentine's Day.

Black History and Unity Celebration at Riverhead High School

Due a snowstorm in February, Riverhead High School held its annual Black History / Unity Celebration on March 4. RHS AP Michael Hugelmeyer was the Master of Ceremonies. The celebration opened with the presentation of the colors and the Pled...

'Good enough is not good enough' and other fourth grade...

The Fourth Grade Speakers Series is designed to provide community role models for Riverhead students and to encourage fourth graders to "never give up" on their dreams and hopes for the future. The motto of the presentations is "GOOD ENOUGH...
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