Before the traditional turning of the tassels and tossing of their mortar boards into the air, there were awards to graduates Saturday and to graduates and other secondary level students Friday morning. (more…)
On Saturday, 19 students from Shelter Island graduated from high school in somber, touching and lighthearted ceremonies.
For stories and more photos, see the Reporter’s print edition this Thursday. (more…)
Kelly Colligan knows that there’s no place like home.
When her family relocated to the Island, she was set to begin third grade and remembers being “very, very upset” about leaving Westchester County behind: her house, her friends, her cats. (more…)
For this year’s valedictorian, Peter Kropf, achieving success has been a convergence of lessons learned at home, in the classroom and on the basketball court.
Hard work and a bit of grit are at the foundation, but he humbly noted that keeping a sense of humor and just enjoying the ride are equally important as striving to make the grade. (more…)