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District outlines proposals for nine-period day, expanded electives

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Administrators in the Riverhead Central School District outlined their plan for the return of a nine-period day and the expansion of their course offerings in advance of this year’s upcoming budget proposal.

Blue Masques present ‘A Bronx Tale: The Musical’ this weekend

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This weekend, the Riverhead Blue Masques will present “A Bronx Tale: The Musical” as their first on stage performance after coronavirus restrictions...

Nine-period day is set to return, Riverhead Board of Education says

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A nine-period day for both Riverhead High School and Riverhead Middle School is in discussion for next year, the board of education...

Key Club offers ‘Safe Halloween’ event

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Youngsters in kindergarten through grade 4 are invited to go trick-or-treating this evening at Riverhead High School in the “Safe Halloween” event sponsored by the Riverhead High School Key Club.

New class brings conversations around Black history and culture into Riverhead

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Aptly named “The Black Experience,” the class is taught by Jamaal Boyce, a Black man and a social studies teacher in the district for 19 years. “What I intend to do is to get them to think,” the teacher said.

Meet Kenneth Coard, Riverhead’s new dean of students

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Kenneth Coard, Riverhead's first dean of students, is an East End native. He grew up on the Shinnecock Reservation in Southampton and has previously taught and coached in Riverhead.

Riverhead hires a new Latin teacher

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The Riverhead Central School District has a high school Latin teacher after a year without a Latin teacher on staff.

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

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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.

Celebrating the Class of 2021 with a parade

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Photos: Dozens of cars decked out in blue and white lined up on North Griffing Avenue before parading past the the high school, where they were greeted by cheering family members, teachers and staff.

Riverhead immortalizes local veterans with wall of honor

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Riverhead High School unveiled the Garfield M. Langhorn Veterans Wall of Honor Tuesday afternoon. The wall holds the name of 89 veterans and fallen soldiers who attended the Riverhead Central School District.
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