Source: The Independent

January 09, 2013

Tuckahoe School

The PTO Family Fun Night at SYS (Southampton Youth Services, 1370 Majors Path, Southampton) will be this Friday, from 6:30 to 8:30 PM.

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten registration for residents of the Tuckahoe Common School District will be held on February 13th and 14th. Call the main office at Tuckahoe School to schedule an appointment at 631-283-3550 ext. 301 or 302. To be eligible for Kindergarten, a child must have a birthdate between 12-01-2007 and 11-30-2008. To be eligible for Pre-Kindergarten, a child must have a birthdate between 12-01-2008 and 11-30-2009. Parents are required to bring birth certificates for their children along with immunization records, a copy of their latest physical, two proofs of residency - if you are currently renting, a lease agreement and if you own your home, a current tax bill will be accepted as proof of residency along with two forms of identification with your name and the address of the residence on it (for example: driverís license, cablevision bill, LIPA bill, pay stub, bank statement).

Ross School

Ross is offering new classes for students ages 5 and up in Afternoons at Ross. Under the guidance of Ross faculty and local professionals, students can take courses in art, farm care, music, performance, athletics, and tennis. Classes start on Saturday and meet in the afternoon or on Saturdays. Please check listings for specific location. Ross membership is required to participate in programs. To sign up, or for information email or call 631-907-5555.

John M. Marshall

The PTA is encouraging the public to submit school related pictures. Whether itís candid shots of students around the school, all-school meetings, field day, Veteransí Day, or more, please send your pictures to, or drop off a disk at the PTA mailbox in the main office.

East Hampton Middle School

Parents of eighth-graders were offered a taste of their childrenís daily grind next year, when the High School principal Adam Fine came and spoke to them at the Middle School auditorium last Wednesday. Mr. Fine and other staff members discussed schedules, programs, extra curricular activities, and answered questions.

Bingo and sports night is coming up January 18 from 7 to 9 PM.

East Hampton High School

Students who qualify have a chance to take a 16-week driversí education course, with theory classes twice a week before school starts, and driving after school and on the weekends. There is a fee; for forms and more information contact Patricia Hand.

Financial aid night will be held for students and parents on January 17 at 6 PM in the auditorium. Prior to that, at 5:30 PM, department heads and teachers will discuss some of the senior class offerings for next year, highlighting the program of studies. This is a useful and informative night for all juniors and their parents.