09/30/14 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Kindergartner Sadie Clark, 5, got her vision checked by Dr. Miki D’Angelo of Sound Vision Care on Monday at Shelter Island School.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Kindergartner Sadie Clark, 5, got her vision checked by Dr. Miki D’Angelo of Sound Vision Care on Monday at Shelter Island School.

Most took the experience in stride.

But a few second and third graders at Shelter Island School balked at taking eye exams Monday morning in the school conference room. (more…)

09/23/14 9:49pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Teamwork is what it has been all about for members of the maintenance staff who posed with Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik after the results were announced. They are (from left) Tyler Clark, Andy Steinmuller, Mike Dunning, Greg Sulahian, Jose Montalvo and Mr. Skuggevik

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Teamwork is what it has been all about for members of the maintenance staff who posed with Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik after the results were announced. They are (from left) Tyler Clark, Andy Steinmuller, Mike Dunning, Greg Sulahian, Jose Montalvo and Mr. Skuggevik

Voters gave the Shelter Island School bond vote a resounding endorsement Tuesday, voting 159 to 21 to allow the district to float a bond of up to $1.63 million to pay for a new heating and ventilation system. (more…)

09/19/14 12:00pm
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO | Shelter Island School

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO |
Shelter Island School

It has been almost a year since Shelter Island School’s antiquated heating and air conditioning system broke down, forcing emergency measures by maintenance workers to keep the building functioning.

New controls have been added to the system, enabling employees to make adjustments via computer instead of having to spell one another around the clock.

But that is merely a finger-in-the-dike measure for now. (more…)