High School Administrators Defend Disciplinary Policies
Holly Pretsky

Administrators defended their policies this week as a parent group raised concerns about the rising number of suspensions at the regional high school.

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Flurry of High School Spending Requests Rankles Some Towns
Holly Pretsky
Repeated requests from the regional high school to spend unbudgeted funds have begun to raise eyebrows among some Island selectmen.
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Ailing Building Contributes to Budget Overruns at High School
Holly Pretsky

As the fiscal year nears an end, the high school is anticipating some $230,000 in budget overruns, school accountant Mark Friedman said this week.

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Concerns Rise Over Vaping, Discipline at High School
Holly Pretsky

With 46 suspensions on the books so far this school year, some parents are concerned about standards for student discipline at the regional high school.

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Finding a Glitch, School Committee Starts Over on Voting Track Funds
Holly Pretsky

Should towns have a say in how excess money in the high school budget is spent at the end of the year? The question occupied the regional high school district committee this week.

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At Request of Two Towns, High School Trims Budget
Holly Pretsky

Heeding a request from two towns with strained budgets, the regional high school committee voted Monday to cut some $90,000 from its budget.

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Two School Budgets Are Approved
Noah Asimow

Breaking a stalemate over post-employment benefit funding and money for a new track, the regional high school district committee approved a $22 million operating budget to start the new year.

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High School Mulls $22 Million Budget
Holly Pretsky

The regional high school district committee took a hard look at a draft budget for fiscal year 2020 at its regular meeting Monday night, weighing options to keep the increase to a minimum.

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High School Seeks Teachers for ELL Students
Holly Pretsky

An unanticipated influx of students at the regional high school who speak little or no English has created an immediate need for another English language learner (ELL) teacher.

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Committee Puzzles Over Chaperoning for Sports Teams
Holly Pretsky

The regional high school committee this week continued to grapple with how to handle gender-specific chaperoning of sports teams for off-Island events.

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