05/11/18 6:00am
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Olivia Valle Mercy High School Nicole Smith photo

In less than a month, Olivia Valle will stand on that stage at Bishop-McGann Mercy High School and look out at the audience — fellow classmates wearing green and white gowns, the teachers who have inspired her and alumni of the close-knit Riverhead Catholic school. To have the opportunity to address the class as valedictorian is a once-in-a-lifetime moment for any student. For Olivia, it will be so much more. READ

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05/01/18 6:00am

The Shoreham Wading River School District introduced a motto last week — “See it, say it, report it” — to accompany the adoption of a new safety strategy designed to help encourage students to speak up when they see or hear things that trouble them or make them uncomfortable.

In addition, the district has introduced a web-based app called Report It that enables students to anonymously report anything they deem alarming or concerning. The app will function in all four district school buildings. READ