Category | Schools

Sag Harbor School District Presents Budget Draft on PPS, Transportation and Technology

Posted on 12 February 2014

In the third budget presentation before the Sag Harbor Board of Education this school year, district administrators outlined their respective draft budgets for Pupil Personnel Services, technology and transportation.

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Spring Break Threatened by Snow Days in Sag Harbor, Bridgehampton

Posted on 11 February 2014

As incredible as winter weekdays spent sledding, ice-skating and relaxing by the fire are, snow days tend to be bittersweet memories come springtime, when long past days off begin to cut into awaited vacation time.

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Robots are Taking Over at the Bridgehampton School

Posted on 05 February 2014

Ask seventh grader Monasia Street what her favorite subject in school is and you may be surprised by the answer: sonar detection. Along with the rest of her class at the Bridgehampton School, Monasia has just finished designing, building and programming robots that can trace roads using light sensors, turn on at the sound of a clap and, Monasia’s favorite, spin around upon detecting an oncoming structure.

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First Draft of Bridgehampton School Budget Asks for 12-percent Increase

Posted on 05 February 2014

Bridgehampton School District officials were quick to stress last week that a newly unveiled budget calling for a 12.59-percent spending increase for the 2014-15 school year was only a first draft that would see significant cuts in the coming months.

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Sag Harbor Students Plea to Save Their Prom

Posted on 30 January 2014

Speakers at the podium at Sag Harbor school board meetings are generally thrifty community members or concerned parents; rarely do students appear to express their views — except, of course, when the prom is threatened.

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Sag Harbor Pre-K’s Success Leads to Program Growth

Posted on 30 January 2014

Now in its fourth year, the Sag Harbor School District Pre-K program has seen tremendous growth — and hopes to expand further.

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Sag Harbor School District Announces Preliminary Budget for Buildings and Grounds, Athletics

Posted on 30 January 2014

With no audience members but a captive board of education, on Monday Sag Harbor School District administrators presented an update on the athletics and buildings and grounds portions of the district budget for the 2014-2015 school year.

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The Beasts from the East, Pierson Robotics Team Starts Work on New Competitive Robot

Posted on 22 January 2014

They design, build and program robots, fundraise for their team and build alliances for intense competition — and they do it all on free periods, during lunch and after school.

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Sag Harbor Parents Express Safety Concerns Over Pick up and Drop off at Pierson Middle/High School

Posted on 22 January 2014

Last Friday afternoon at the end of the school day, Dr. Carl Bonuso was on Division Street waiting to make a left turn into the Pierson Middle/High School parking lot, with his left signal blinking. A Mini Cooper came behind him, swerved to the left and illegally passed Dr. Bonuso, interim superintendent of the Sag Harbor School District.

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Bridgehampton School Ranks in Top 15 Obese Schools on Long Island

Posted on 15 January 2014

Although rates of childhood obesity in New York are showing signs of dropping, schools across the state are still reporting alarming rates of overweight students.

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