In the first holiday season since it opened an on-site food pantry in the Phillips Avenue Elementary School, the Riverhead Central School District ran a food-drive competition for its district office, according to a press release. READ
Riverhead High School inducted 66 new students into the National Honor Society last week.
Those members got a quick start on their community service by holding a fundraiser at the induction itself. READ
Three of the four Riverhead schools recently flagged by the state for failing test scores are responding with plans to increase teacher collaboration and communication with parents, according to self-review reports recently released by the district.
The turf field at Shoreham-Wading River High School won’t be finished until February.
It didn’t matter what the scoreboard said when Riverhead teachers, staff and administrators took on the Harlem Wizards basketball team Thursday night: it was the Riverhead Central Faculty Association’s scholarship fund that was the real winner. READ
Students at Bishop McGann-Mercy High School honored local veterans Friday in a ceremony that began with the raising of the American flag outside the school by the Commander of the American Legion in Riverhead, Michael Pankowsky. READ
Riverhead High School may offer several new classes starting in the 2016-17 year, including robotics, digital filmmaking and additional AP courses.
For the second year in a row, Pulaski Street Elementary School students organized a Halloween Candy Drive Competition by weighing and boxing candy from their Halloween stash to send to deployed soldiers overseas. (more…)