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School board election

Voters approve Riverhead school budget, re-elect incumbent trustees

Riverhead Central School District voters Tuesday approved the district's $169.7 million operating budget for the upcoming school year and re-elected incumbent trustees Laurie Downs and Matthew Wallace, who beat back a challenge by newcomer Andrew Nadeau.

The school budget vote is Tuesday. Here’s what you need to know.

Residents of the Riverhead Central School District will vote tomorrow on whether to adopt a $169.7 operating budget for the 2022-2023 school year during the annual budget vote tomorrow. 

Riverhead school board vote: Candidate Q&A

Riverhead Board of Education candidates Laurie Downs, Andrew Nadeau and Matthew Wallace each answered eight questions posed by RiverheadLOCAL about their goals and opinions on issues facing the school district today. Here are their responses, in their own words.

School budget hearing draws little comment, board candidates make pitches ahead of vote

The three school board candidates made pitches for election at Tuesday night's school board meeting, after a public hearing on the proposed budget that drew little public comment. The budget vote and board election take place May 17.

Shoreham-Wading River passes $80.7 million operating budget

Voters in the Shoreham-Wading River Central School District yesterday approved an $80.7 million operating budget for 2021-2022 by a vote of 669 to 215.

Riverhead school budget approved by wide margin, Connelly and Palmer elected

Riverhead School District voters gave a big thumbs up to the district's proposed operating budget Tuesday, passing the budget by 72% to 28%,

In their own words: Meet the six people running for Riverhead school board this year

The six people seeking election to the Riverhead Board of Education answered our questions about why they're running, what they'd like to accomplish and what skills they bring to the job, and more.

Yolanda Thompson Q&A

In their own words: Q&A with school board candidate Yolanda Thompson.

Shannon Reitz Q&A

In their own words: Q&A with school board candidate Shannon Reitz.

Monique Parsons Q&A

In their own words: Q&A with school board candidate Monique Parsons.