JULIE LANE PHOTO Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik moments after he was informed the school budget had passed with the necessary margin of victory.
The Shelter Island School community is breathing a sigh of relief tonight after the $10.96 million budget received a vote just over the 60 percent needed to secure approval. The final tally was 311 yes to 205 no votes or 60.27 percent giving their assent. (more…)
Voters get the final say on the Shelter Island District’s budget for the 2016-17 year on Tuesday when the polls at the school gymnasium will be open between noon and 9 p.m. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Shelter Island School
Following a diligent review of the Shelter Island School District budget proposal, the Board of Education has endorsed a spending plan for the 2016-17 school year of $10.97 million that would cost taxpayers an additional $17.24 per $100,000 of assessed valuation. (more…)
50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
Baseball’s former Milwaukee Braves played their first game at Atlanta Stadium becoming the Atlanta Braves and losing in 13 innings to Pittsburgh by a score of 3-2. (more…)
They’re still meeting, still talking.
The Shelter Island School District and Shelter Island Preschool representatives are searching for ways to maintain the best of both worlds for young children, Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik told the Board of Education at the February 25 meeting. (more…)