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Riverhead Central School District

Nine vie for three open school board seats in June 9 mail-in balloting

There are nine candidates for three open seats on the Riverhead Board of Education — and board president Greg Meyer is not among them.

School board election and budget vote will take place June 9, with all voting by mail

An executive order signed yesterday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo set school elections for June 9 and directed all voting to be by mailed ballots. The order also eliminated the minimum signature requirements for school board candidates to qualify for the ballot.

Will schools reopen this year? That question remains unanswered, officials say

Schools are likely to remain closed beyond the end of this month, but it’s too soon to say whether they will be closed for the rest of the school year, according to officials.

Nonprofit donates over 1,000 Chromebooks to four East End school districts, including Riverhead

OLA of Eastern Long Island has purchased more than 1,000 Acer Chromebooks for several East End school districts, including Riverhead, to assist...

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.
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