Shoreham-Wading River’s Class of 2017 celebrated its graduation Saturday at its commencement ceremonies. Rain in the morning forced the ceremony to be delayed two hours, but by the time the graduates found their seats, the skies had cleared leaving plenty of sunshine. READ
One by one the 346 graduates of Riverhead’s Class of 2017 walked across the podium inside Riverhead High School’s gymnasium Saturday morning. They smiled, waved toward gleaming parents in the bleachers and posed for photos with their diplomas.
Finally, only two names remained. READ
The Riverhead Board of Education honored 12 retiring employees at Tuesday’s meeting.
Riverhead school board president Susan Koukounas, speaking for the first time following the abrupt resignation of two fellow board members, denied claims of procedural violations following Tuesday night’s Board of Education meeting. READ
Riverhead Board of Education vice president Amelia Lantz has decided to resign after serving serving for seven years, according to Tuesday’s updated school board agenda.
Riverhead Board of Education member Ann Cotten-DeGrasse confirmed Monday she has decided to resign after serving for a total of eight years, citing board member quarrels and violations in procedure.
Times Review Media Group honored students from local high schools with journalism scholarships on Thursday during a reception at its Mattituck office. READ
Riverhead High School technology teacher Luke Ferland has been named the Long Island Air Force Association’s Teacher of the Year and also earned top honors from BOCES for his leadership and innovation in technology.