ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO The Shelter Island High School Class of 2017.
“This is our Super Bowl Sunday and we’ve won,” Shelter Island Board of Education President Thomas Graffagnino told seniors at Saturday’s graduation ceremony, describing how he and his colleagues have watched the 16 students through the years meet challenges set before them.
“We’re here for you today and we’ll always be here,” he said. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | The student-designed T-shirt honors teacher teacher Sharon Gibbs, who has cancer. The shirt sells for $15.
An initiative of Shelter Island National Honor Society members Melissa Frasco and Isabella Sherman, “Yoga 4 Peace in the Middle East,” has raised over $300 for the children of Syria. In addition, the National Honor Socieity’s shamrocks sales raised $466 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. (more…)
Not surprisingly, great teachers have generally had great teachers of their own — those who inspired them to pursue a career in education. That’s the case for the Reporter’s Person of the Year, Janine Mahoney. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Domily Gil driving into the paint.
The girls on the Shelter Island School junior varsity basketball team are having a fun and successful season. It’s been challenging and filled with growth, but also tempered with many wins along the way. As of January 29, the team was 6-6 with four games left. (more…)