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

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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.

Riverhead High School, looking to improve grad rates, to begin night school program next month

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Riverhead High School will begin a night school program next month to allow students who have dropped out to complete their degree on an evening schedule.

Riverhead High School senior named one of Long Island’s top 25 boys track and field athletes

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Riverhead High School senior Angelo Confort was named one of Newsday's top 25 boys track and field athletes on Long Island.

Riverhead High School to offer 10 new courses next year, while eliminating or modifying 8 others; course changes also coming to...

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Riverhead High School will offer 10 new courses next year, while eliminating or modifying eight current course offerings. Here's a rundown of the plan unveiled at last week's school board meeting. Similar changes are in the works for the middle school.

Fifty-four Riverhead High School students named AP Scholars

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Fifty-four Riverhead High School students have been named AP Scholars, and three earned national recognition by the College Board for their scores on the PSAT/NMSQT exam in 2021.

Blue Masques present ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ this weekend

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The Riverhead High School Blue Masques will present the cult-classic musical “Little Shop of Horrors” this weekend. Performances are Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Riverhead High School auditorium.

Student charged with menacing after incident at Riverhead High School Friday

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A Riverhead High School student was arrested in a menacing charge after an incident at the high school Friday.

Photos: Riverhead’s homecoming parade 2022

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Scenes from the Riverhead High School Homecoming Parade today on Main Street.

Riverhead NJROTC unit remains strong — and we have our ‘temporary’ instructors, and the cadets themselves, to thank

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The Riverhead NJROTC unit started off the new year with vacancies in both its instructor positions, but the program. But despite the initial deficit, the program remained strong thanks to two ROTC Instructors hired as leave replacements,  Darien Riley and Zachary Morales — and the cadets themselves. 

Community mourns sudden death of 2022 Riverhead High School graduate

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The Riverhead community is mourning the sudden death Saturday of a 2022 Riverhead High School graduate who had an apparent cardiac arrest following a seizure, according to his family.
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