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Mentee succeeds mentor

Though he will certainly be missed, his replacement may put the community at ease. This summer, Bellport High School principal Tim Hogan announced his retirement after nine years seated, 42 with …

This year’s Bellport graduation was initially planned to include a parade—a procession of parents and graduates in their cars, then a live-streamed event. However, as guidelines began to …

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, students all over Long Island (and the rest of the world) have faced more than a year of uncertainty when it comes to their schooling, dances, and graduation …

Verne W. Critz Elementary School kindergarten students in the South Country Central School District learned about how to be personally responsible for their own safety during a virtual Teddy Bear …

Bellport High School’s National Honor Society inducted 159 students during a virtual ceremony this spring. Co-adviser Suzanne Hines explained that the district’s annual induction included …

Graduation and proms are currently being planned, awaiting potential new guidance from New York State.  WILLIAM FLOYD SCHOOL DISTRICT The William Floyd School District will be hosting a …

WILLIAM FLOYD SCHOOL DISTRICTThe William Floyd School District budget and propositions all passed. Below are the results. The annual budget of $251,311,607 with a zero percent tax levy increase was …

A disturbing flyer was left in South Country school board candidate Cameron Trent’s mailbox on Mother’s Day, blacking out Trent’s face, adding “No (racial slur) …

South Country student-artists among Long Island’s best The artwork of Bellport High School student-artists Giana Porter and Maria Slavnova were selected from 331 submissions to exhibit at The …

The proposed 2021-22 South Country school budget was adopted with no cuts to programming. However, due to decline in enrollment, not due to funding, the staff was cut by about 29. “We were …

When school districts across Suffolk County reopened in September 2020, many announced they’d be operating under a hybrid model of learning to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. The …

One year after closing its doors to the COVID-19 pandemic, Bellport High School celebrated the gradual comeback of activities and the students’ and faculty’s resiliency during a tough …

Before 10 a.m. on Sunday, Pamela Lerner and Jane Tierney were already popping in a wax flower here, an alstroemeria stalk there, in clear glass vases as they worked on the seven bountiful …

South Country Central School District appointed Manouchka Daniel as an assistant principal at Bellport Middle School. The board of education unanimously approved Daniel, and she began serving in the …

Out of an abundance of caution, Patchogue-Medford Superintendent of Schools Dr. Donna Jones announced the school would be going full remote the week after the holiday break beginning on Monday, Jan. …

South Country Central School District is moving forward with expanding the reopening of schools. This week, on Monday, Nov. 16, the district entered Phase 3, a weeklong transition period to ensure a …

Andrew Budris has taught at Bellport High School for the last 23 years and has been a social studies teacher for 25, beginning his career in a Brooklyn middle school. Since he started teaching at …

The Bellport High School Class of 2020 received their diplomas in a unique ceremony held outside at the high school. Following a car parade, students and their families drove into the athletic …

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