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Riverhead Central School District

Riverhead Middle School staff member tests positive for coronavirus

A staff member at Riverhead Middle School has reported to the district they have tested positive for COVID-19, Superintendent Dr. Aurelia Henriquez said in a letter posted today on the district website.

School board wrap: budget proposal part two, residency enforcement

Here's what school officials plan to spend on instruction, security, transportation and facilities in the 2020-2021 school year.

Riverhead School District closes buildings for weekend cleaning, suspends some activities through spring recess

The Riverhead School District will close all buildings this weekend for cleaning and has suspended many activities through spring recess.

Riverhead school superintendent announces preparedness plan

In a letter posted today on the school district website, RIverhead Schools Superintendent Dr. Aurelia Henriquez briefed parents about the district's preparations to deal with a coronavirus outbreak in the community.

Overcrowded houses, overcrowded schools: what can the town and the school district do?

After the defeat of the school district’s capital construction bonds last week, residents are asking town officials to focus on overcrowded housing and code enforcement in Riverhead.

Riverhead voters to decide fate of school construction bonds Tuesday

Two propositions are on the ballot. One would authorize $87.7 million in new borrowing to address spatial needs. The second would authorize $8.8 million in new borrowing to upgrade athletic facilities.

School budget rollout begins, while state aid questions remain unanswered

Riverhead School district officials discussed the property tax levy cap and certain expenditures during their initial presentation of the 2020-2021 operating budget last week.

Riverhead Charter School superintendent: Time to set the record straight

Riverhead Charter school is serving a community the school district has failed. The district responds with misinformation designed to stoke fears and kill school choice.

Former Riverhead High School principal has surrendered state teaching and administrator certificates

Charles Regan, who resigned as Riverhead High School principal in September, facing disciplinary charges stemming from alleged sexual abuse of a female student, has surrendered his state professional certifications.

Lawmakers take aim at foundation aid equity

State Sen. Ken LaValle and Assemblyman Fred Thiele say they've drafted legislation that would require an increase in foundation aid for districts, like Riverhead, funded at less than 55% of the foundation aid formula if they meet growth and need criteria.
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