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The end of an era: Riverhead Schools Superintendent Nancy Carney retires

This week marks the official changing of the guard in the Riverhad Central School District’s superintendent’s office.

Meet Riverhead’s next schools superintendent, Dr. Aurelia Henriquez

Dr. Aurelia L. Henriquez was hired to succeed Nancy Carney as superintendent of the Riverhead Central School District. The East Patchogue resident comes from the Brentwood school district, where she has served as an assistant superintendent for a decade.

Riverhead school board set to hire new superintendent at tonight’s meeting

Dr. Aurelia L. Henriquez, currently an assistant superintendent in the Brentwood school district, has been selected to succeed Superintendent Nancy Carney, who is retiring in August.

Interviews underway for next Riverhead school superintendent

Seven candidates are being considered for the Riverhead school superintendent post, according to school board member Greg Meyer, who sits on the committee interviewing candidates.

School board seeks public input in superintendent search with online survey and March 2 community forum

The Riverhead school board is conducting an online survey and hosting a community forum March 2 to gather input on the search for a new superintendent.

Riverhead schools superintendent announces intent to retire next summer

Riverhead Schools Superintendent Nancy Carney plans to retire next August. Carney informed the Riverhead Board of Education of her decision last night and today sent an email out to district staff.

Angry parents demand Riverhead school district oppose state testing after focus schools designation

Angry parents confronted the Board of Education with concerns about the focus school designations and the administration's unwillingness to actively resist the state testing mandates.

Charter school principal, citing Riverhead focus school designations, says charter expansion offers more parents choice

The charter school principal has publicly criticized the Riverhead school district for its "inability to properly educate" minority students.

School superintendent: After ‘focus school’ notice, 43 students transfer from Roanoke and Phillips to Aquebogue

Aquebogue Elementary School will add a new classroom to accommodate the transfers, Superintendent Nancy Carney said today. All class sizes will remain within contractual limits, she said.

School superintendent gets an earful of parent concerns about school choice

At least a dozen people questioned Superintendent Nancy Carney at last night's school board meeting about the district's plan to allow Roanoke Avenue and Phillips Avenue students the option to transfer to Aquebogue School.