UPDATE (9:45 p.m.): At Wednesday night’s Board of Education meeting, Riverhead Superintendent Aurelia Henriquez addressed concerns over the presence of mold discovered at Aquebogue Elementary School over the weekend. (more…)
The Riverhead School District is under heightened security Tuesday after “generic, non-specific threat” was found on a social media website, according to a message from Superintendent Aurelia Henriquez. (more…)
Avoid. Deny. Defend.
Those three steps are critical for anyone who finds themselves in an active shooter situation, according to a presentation by the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office. READ
In a letter to parents Wednesday afternoon, Riverhead Central School District Superintendent Aurelia Henriquez announced that a threat was circulating on social media earlier in the day. READ
As 2017 draws to a close, it’s time to reflect on all the changes that took place at local schools over the past year.
The Riverhead News-Review sat down with Aurelia Henriquez, superintendent of the Riverhead School District, and Gerard Poole, superintendent of the Shoreham-Wading River School District, to discuss the past year — the first for both in their district. Following are abbreviated versions of their responses. READ
Riverhead school district superintendent Aurelia Henriquez gave an update of district goals Tuesday, leading off with what she called “Rebranding Riverhead.”
In a district where the Hispanic student population has doubled in recent years, the Riverhead Board of Education hired a new superintendent Tuesday night who said she’s dedicated her life to working with immigrants. READ