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
The Riverhead Board of Education is expected to hire a new superintendent at Tuesday night’s meeting to replace Nancy Carney, according to the school board’s agenda.