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Fifty-four Riverhead High School students named AP Scholars

Fifty-four Riverhead High School students have been named AP Scholars, and three earned national recognition by the College Board for their scores on the PSAT/NMSQT exam in 2021.

Elementary students host veterans appreciation webinar

Students from Aquebogue Elementary School and Roanoke Avenue Elementary School hosted a webinar for three veterans in honor of Veterans Day.

School district settles student lawsuit over alleged ‘sexually inappropriate act’ by former principal and teacher

The Riverhead school district has settled a lawsuit brought by the parent of a Pulaski Street School student who claimed she witnessed the school principal and a teacher engaged in “a sexually inappropriate act” in the school’s orchestra room in November 2019.

Second annual “Outdoor Learning Day” at Aquebogue Elementary School

Students enjoyed outdoor educational activities for the second year in a row during "Outdoor Learning Day" at Aquebogue Elementary School.

NFL lineman Ethan Greenidge, former Blue Waves football standout, teams up with Riverhead CAP on school supplies donation to his elementary...

Phillips Avenue Elementary School received a donation of $4,000 worth of school supplies from Riverhead CAP this year, thanks to the generosity of CAP President Brian Stark and New Orleans Saints offensive lineman and former Riverhead Blue Waves football standout Ethan Greenidge.

Blue Masques present ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ this weekend

The Riverhead High School Blue Masques will present the cult-classic musical “Little Shop of Horrors” this weekend. Performances are Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Riverhead High School auditorium.

Dean of Students resigns, transportation contracts approved: school board wrap-up

The Riverhead Board of Education last night accepted the resignation of its dean of students, Kenneth Coard, just a little more than a year after hiring him to fill the recently created administrative position.

Riverhead appoints new NJROTC senior instructor, adopts policy on teaching about controversial issues: Oct. 11 school board meeting

Riverhead school board meeting of Oct. 11: new senior naval science instructor hired, policy on teaching about controversial issues approved, state school accountability update.

Riverhead High School student named one of Long Island’s top boys soccer players

Riverhead High School sophomore Cris Arias was featured in Newsday's top 100 boys soccer players on Long Island.

Riverhead CAP seeks community volunteers to lead drug and alcohol prevention program at Pulaski Street

The Riverhead CAP is seeking community volunteers to help teach its "Drug and Alcohol Prevention Program" to fifth and sixth grade students at Pulaski Street Elementary School for the 2022 to 2023 school year.