UPDATE (10:45 p.m.): Riverhead placed 14th in the finals Sunday of the Universal Cheerleaders Association National High School Cheerleading Championship. Sachem East (ninth) and Longwood (sixth) were the top school from Suffolk County in Small Varsity Division I. READ
Auditions for the 14th season of Riverhead Idol are scheduled for Thursday, according to Riverhead Town. READ
Shoreham-Wading River administrators announced at the March 21 meeting that the Board of Education has reinstated the annual senior class trip to Disney World, having been convinced by the Class of 2017 that it has educational value. READ
As a child, there are few things seemingly more magical than Disney World. With its array of characters, castles and rides, the theme park is a kid’s paradise.
Thanks to a nonprofit charity and a special education teacher, a local family will experience the magic at no cost.
In recent years, Shoreham-Wading River High School’s annual senior class trip to Walt Disney World has been called into question over whether it has educational value, a state Education Department guideline. READ
Now playing at Wading River Beach: “Finding Nemo.” READ
COURTESY PHOTO | The Riverhead varsity cheerleading team is competing in the National High School Cheerleading Championship today in Florida.
There’s no snow in Disney.
The Riverhead varsity cheerleading team will compete in the National High School Cheerleading Championship this afternoon at Disney World in Orlando, Fla. The Blue Waves will compete in the small varsity division and are scheduled to perform at 4 p.m. at the ESPN World Wide of Sports Varsity Arena.
The event is available for a live stream at Varsity.com. However, it is not free.
For more coverage and results of the event, click here.