12/06/17 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO The NYSSMA All State Mixed Chorus performing in Rochester on December 3.

COURTESY PHOTO The NYSSMA All State Mixed Chorus performing in Rochester on December 3.

Shelter Island School junior Owen Gibbs was selected to the NYSSMA All State Mixed Chorus and on December 3, traveled to Rochester to perform with the chorus as part of the 82nd annual winter conference of the New York State School Music Association. (more…)

12/05/17 11:40am
KERRI KNIPFING PHOTO Lisa Cholnoky (second from left) with Shelter Island School District staff and faculty. From left, Michael Cox, Dr. Christine Finn and Elizabeth Eklund.

KERRI KNIPFING PHOTO Lisa Cholnoky (second from left) with Shelter Island School District staff and faculty. From left, Michael Cox, Dr. Christine Finn and Elizabeth Eklund.

On December 4, Decency, a new school outreach program, began a partnership with Shelter Island School District. The program is a grass-roots movement dedicated to inspiring the concept of decency in everyday life — in both conversations and actions. (more…)

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12/01/17 10:00am
Louise Edwards Purtell

Louise Purtell Edwards

Nancy Louise Purtell Edwards, who met her husband when their families rented neighboring summer homes on Shelter Island, passed away on November 12, 2017 at her home in Houston, Texas. (more…)