10/23/19 4:30pm

School Superintendent Brian Doelger

A mandate from the State Education Department for a social/emotional curriculum is being greeted with enthusiasm, Superintendent Brian Doelger said at last week’s Board of Education meeting. (more…)

09/27/19 2:00pm

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In a small community, where family and friends often go back generations, people are reluctant to comment about a controversy that is dividing the Island — the new state law banning children from public, private and parochial schools who have not been vaccinated. (more…)

09/18/19 12:00pm

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A small but determined group of parents implored the Shelter Island Board of Education Monday night to support an effort to delay implementation of a new state mandate requiring children to be immunized against a number of communicable diseases. (more…)

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09/09/19 4:30pm

EBETH LONES PHOTO Words to live by.

When Shelter Island Library Director Terry Lucas received an email inquiry from the Suffolk County Department of Health Services seeking hosts for an Opioid Overdose Prevention program, she didn’t think twice. (more…)

04/16/18 1:54pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Shelter Island School

REPORTER FILE PHOTO Shelter Island School

If your child is entering Shelter Island School as either a pre-kindergarten or kindergarten student in September, registration will take place at the school’s health office Tuesday and Thursday, April 24 and 26,  from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

School officials rescheduled registration from this week.

Parents of children who will be 4 years old on or before December 1  for pre-kindergarten, or 5 years old before December 1 for kindergarten, need to register their children.

Bring a birth certificate and proof of Shelter Island residency along with the child’s immunization record.

For additional information, call Mary Kanarvogel at 631 749 0302 ext. 129 or email her at [email protected]