12/13/16 4:30pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Student Olivia Yeaman at the Board of Education meeting Monday night, speaking about the  advantages of  a mindfulness program she hopes will become part of every student’s day at Shelter Island School.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Student Olivia Yeaman at the Board of Education meeting Monday night, speaking about the advantages of a mindfulness program she hopes will become part of every student’s day at Shelter Island School.

Concerned about students who, with their parents, have opted for education off-Island, the Shelter Island School’s administration and Board of Education are trying to get a handle on their motivations and what can be done to entice them to attend Shelter Island School. (more…)

10/18/16 4:23pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Students celebrated Board of Education members for their service with banners, letters and framed art work at Monday night’s meeting.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Students celebrated Board of Education members for their service with banners, letters and framed art work at Monday night’s meeting.

A previously agreed pact with the Shelter Island Faculty Association and the building and grounds unit to switch health insurance carriers will result in a savings of $111,500 in premiums beginning in January. (more…)