11/23/15 10:06am
JULIE LANE PHOTO Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik speaking at the November 18 meeting of the Shelter Island Board of Education meeting.

JULIE LANE PHOTO Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik speaking at the November 18 meeting of the Shelter Island Board of Education meeting.

Are students being awarded more credit than they deserve for their performances in honors courses?

That’s the concern of at least one parent father who questioned the Board of Education about so-called “weighted grades” that are given to honors students at Shelter Island School. (more…)

07/02/15 2:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Thomas Graffagnino was elected president of the Board of Education Wednesday night.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Thomas Graffagnino was elected president of the Board of Education Wednesday night.

The man who just two years ago chose not to seek re-election, but continued to serve after a write-in campaign, was all smiles Wednesday night as he was elected president of the Board of Education. (more…)