Parent Lobbying South Huntington District for Librarian Position

A South Huntington parent has won the support of actor and comedian Adam Ferrara in her campaign to persuade her school district to add a certified librarian full time to the Silas Wood sixth-grade center. Kristina Uihlein Holzweiss, who is Long Island director of the Read More …

Appeals Court Allows Mask Mandate to Continue

An appeals court ruling Tuesday will allow the state indoor mask mandate to remain in place until at least Friday. The state Education Department immediately notified schools that they should follow the mask mandate. Many schools, including those that had followed the initial ruling on Read More …

Schools: South Huntington Gets Award for Rescues

The South Huntington school district was named Humane School District of the Year award by the Long Island Orchestrating for Nature organization. John Di Leonardo, founder and president of LION, said the award went to the school district for its assistance in LION’s rescue of Read More …

D’Elia Named Superintendent in South Huntington

Dr. Vito D’Elia will succeed Dr. David Bennardo as superintendent of the South Huntington school district, the Board of Trustees announced Wednesday night. Currently assistant superintendent for business and district operations for the district,  D’Elia will move into the district’s top job when Bennardo retires Read More …