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School superintendent: After ‘focus school’ notice, 43 students transfer from Roanoke and Phillips to Aquebogue

Aquebogue Elementary School will add a new classroom to accommodate the transfers, Superintendent Nancy Carney said today. All class sizes will remain within contractual limits, she said.

Elementary students given option to transfer to Aquebogue as Riverhead schools labeled ‘focus schools’ by state

Almost every Riverhead public school has been identified as a “focus school” this coming school year due to low academic performance on state tests by certain groups of students last year.