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Riverhead High School graduates the Class of ’23

by Jun 24, 2023
“Every year of your high school education was affected in some way by the lasting consequences of the pandemic,” School Superintendent Augustine Tornatore told the graduates, who started high school in the fall of 2019. “Instead of wilting in the face of that incredible challenge, however, you thrived.” Photo gallery.

Riverhead’s graduation rates drop slightly overall in 2022, but rise for certain groups

by Feb 3, 2023
Riverhead High School’s four-year graduation rate dropped slightly in 2022 to 81%, below the state average of 87%, while the graduation rate for English language learners jumped from 49% in 2021 to 59% in 2022.

Congratulations to the Class of 2022

by Jun 25, 2022
Photo gallery from the Riverhead High School Class of 2022 graduation ceremonies June 24.

Congratulations to the Class of 2021, ‘inspiration’ in a year of adversity

by Jun 26, 2021
Though the graduation ceremony may have outwardly seemed like any other, it was anything but ordinary, culminsting, as it did, a year of extraordinary challenges. Photos.

Riverhead CAP launches ‘celebrate sober’ campaign in advance of graduation celebrations

by Jun 22, 2021
In partnership with local businesses and Peconic Bay Medical Center, CAP is placing 2-inch stickers on participating businesses' items — like deli sandwiches, take out bags and coffee cups — which say: “Congratulations Class of 2021. Live Your Best Life: Celebrate Sober.”

Riverhead schools set dates for in-person graduation ceremonies with COVID restrictions

by Jun 1, 2021
Riverhead schools will have in-person graduation and moving up ceremonies this year with COVID restrictions and allowing two guests per student, according to Interim Superintendent Christine Tona.

Newly released state data show mixed outcomes in Riverhead graduation rates

by Jan 29, 2021
Riverhead High School’s graduation rate dropped to 79% in 2020, down from 82% in 2019 and 84% in 2018. But the overall graduation rate does not tell the whole story, as a deeper dive into data released this month by the State Education Department shows.

A socially distant send-off: Riverhead’s Class of 2020 honored in multiple diploma ceremonies

by Jun 29, 2020
Riverhead High School awarded diplomas to four groups of students today in its first series of outdoor diploma ceremonies.

Graduation requirements should address relevant skills for all students

by Mar 19, 2020
what does it take for our students to be prepared for the 21st century to be lifelong learners and contributors to society?

Riverhead High School Class of 2019 commencement: photos

by Jun 27, 2019
The Class of 2019 bid farewell to Riverhead High School Wednesday evening and, in the words of valedictorian Joshua Caskie, 'stepped forward' to begin their life's journey.