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Riverhead Schools

Voters will decide fate of school district’s capital plan in Feb. 25 election

by Jan 8, 2020
Riverhead Central School District taxpayers will vote Feb. 25 on the district’s $97 million capital plan to expand and improve school facilities in an effort to address the needs of the growing student population.

Residents challenge Riverhead school district’s $100 million expansion plan

by Sep 20, 2019
Riverhead school board members and district officials faced intense questioning and criticism from community members last night in the first community forum convened on the district's $100 million construction bond proposal.

New assistant principal named at Aquebogue Elementary School

by Sep 14, 2019
Veteran Riverhead elementary teacher Gary Karlson has been named assistant principal at Aquebogue Elementary School.

Riverhead school supe urges caution after report of men videotaping girls in their driveway in Manorville

by Oct 2, 2018
Riverhead Town police confirmed that a report was made Tuesday morning of an incident that occurred on Sept. 22 where two men in their 30s were taking video of two girls in a driveway on Schultz Road in Manorville.

Local children’s book illustrator visits Riverhead first graders in ENL summer program

by Aug 2, 2017
First-graders enrolled in a summer program for English as a New Language students had a visit from a local book illustrator who read them one of the books she has illustrated.

Blass: Why our schools are failing

by Nov 23, 2015
An uninvolved public and the district's rubber-stamp school board foster a system lacking in oversight and accountability — and one that's destined to fail.

Successful Harlem Wizards event raises $15,000 for scholarships

by Nov 16, 2015
The Riverhead Central Faculty Association said it sold 1,100 tickets to the Harlem Wizards game that pitted the razzle-dazzle basketball team against Riverhead teachers, staff and administrators.

Harlem Wizards vs Riverhead teachers: Fun for a good cause

by Nov 9, 2015
Riverhead teachers take on the Harlem Wizards Thursday evening at the high school in a madcap game of hoops spectators won't soon forget. Tickets are still available.