The Rev. Charles Coverdale at the Riverhead school board on Tuesday night. (Credit: Paul Squire)
Shirley Coverdale, president and CEO of the Family Community Life Center, gave a presentation at Tuesday’s Riverhead school board meeting in an effort to gather support for the nonprofit’s project.
The multi-use center, which was conceptualized by Ms. Coverdale and her husband, the Rev. Charles Coverdale of First Baptist Church, would include 125 apartments, an Olympic-size indoor swimming pool, a 25-seat theater and media center, 24-hour adult child day care services and more.
The Coverdales also described the project as an investment for the community.
Assistant Superintendent David Wicks discusses Tuesday night possible ways to spend more than $2 million allocated to the district for technology upgrades. (Credit: Paul Squire)
The state education department has allocated $2.1 million for the Riverhead School District to use for technology purchases, district officials announced at Tuesday night’s meeting.
School board president Greg Meyer said Tuesday night that the district will have to review its selective classification policy before moving forward. (Credit: Paul Squire)
The adoption of a long-discussed policy to allow exemplary young Riverhead athletes to compete in school sports at higher levels with students typically older than them has been tabled indefinitely, the Riverhead school board announced at Tuesday night’s meeting.
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The Riverhead school board is expected to vote tonight on an agreement to pay the legal fees for several past and present administrators and school board members in an upcoming federal case against the district, according to Tuesday’s meeting agenda.
The Riverhead school board is scheduled to meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)
The Riverhead Board of Education has scheduled a public hearing for Tuesday night to discuss using about $237,000 from the district’s repair reserve fund for various capital improvement projects.
Riverhead School District Superintendent Nancy Carney is scheduled to give a presentation about the parent portal at Tuesday night’s Board of Education meeting.
A new classrooms at Riley Avenue Elementary School in Calverton. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch, file)
The Riverhead school board is expected to get a construction update Tuesday from the architects involved with the district’s bond project.
Riverhead School District Superintendent Nancy Carney, left, and school board members listening to a construction update Tuesday from facilities manager Mark Finnerty. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)
The Riverhead Board of Education has approved using $41,200 from the district’s repair reserve fund for various capital improvement projects at the high school, Roanoke Avenue and Phillips Avenue elementary schools.