Students at Roanoke Elementary School helped raise $400 for the American Heart Association.
The Roanoke Avenue Elementary School’s Student Council presented Susan DiMartino, a representative from the American Heart Association, with a check for $400. Students raised the money by selling SMENCILS (pencils with a pleasant odor) on Valentine’s Day.
Riverhead High School’s Crazy Sports Night last year raised more than $5,000 for the Brendan House. (Credit: Riverhead School District)
The craziness will be back in Riverhead March 21.
The Riverhead PTO Executive Council is hosting the annual Crazy Sports Night in the high school gym to raise money for the New Beginnings Brendan House. Last year’s event raised more than $5,000 for Brendan House, a facility for victims of traumatic brain injury on Sound Avenue in Riverhead. (more…)
Riverhead High School’s Class of 2014 valedictorian, Ceaser Chabla-Sarmiento, 18, with his parents, Cesar and Maurita Chabla, and sister Kiara, 8, in the background. Ceaser’s parents emigrated from Ecuador to the U.S. and the family lived in Hampton Bays before moving to Flanders. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)
Riverhead High School senior Ceaser Chabla-Sarmiento remembers advice he got when he was 6 years old living in Ecuador with his maternal grandmother, Lola, who told him what to expect when he moved to America.
Riverhead School District Superintendent Nancy Carney, center, at Tuesday night’s school board meeting. (Credit: Jennifer Gustavson)
Riverhead School District Superintendent Nancy Carney expects the district’s budget for vocational training will increase during the 2014-15 school year because more students have expressed an interest in the program.
The Calverton Hills community was redistricted several years ago that moved the community’s children from Riley Avenue Elementary School in Calverton to Phillips Avenue Elementary School in Riverside. (Credit: Google Map screenshot by Jennifer Gustavson)
Years after the Riverhead School District moved elementary students living in the Calverton Hills community from Riley Avenue School to Phillips Avenue School, residents are still wondering why their kids have to travel to Riverside, which is farther away, when there’s a school closer to them in Calverton. (more…)
The Riverhead school board is set to discuss the Alternative Veterans’ Exemption later this month. (Credit: Jennifer Gustavson ,file)
The Riverhead school board is scheduled to discuss a new property tax exemption program for veterans at its next meeting March 25.
Since the district is split between three different townships, Superintendent Nancy Carney said assessors from Riverhead, Brookhaven and Southampton have been invited to discuss how the new Alternative Veterans’ Exemption works. (more…)
Riverhead School District Superintendent Nancy Carney is expected to give a budget presentation Tuesday night. (Credit: Jennifer Gustavson, file)
Riverhead School District Superintendent Nancy Carney is expected to give a budget presentation at Tuesday night’s regular school board meeting to discuss special education, guidance and pupil personnel service expenses projected for the 2014-15 school year. (more…)
The Riverhead NJROTC drill team (Credit: Riverhead Central School District)
The Riverhead High School’s Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps drill team placed third overall in a championship drill meet on Saturday in New Jersey, competing among the 10 best qualifying schools in the area.