Bye, Bye Beach, Hello Books; Vineyard Kids Go Back to School
Holly Pretsky
Resigned, excited or somewhere in between, Island students headed back to school Tuesday morning, their backpacks filled as a new year beckoned.
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Vineyard Students Head Back to School Tuesday
Holly Pretsky
More than 2,350 Island children will head back to school Tuesday as Island public schools reopen for the year.
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Mental Health Needs on the Rise in Island Schools
Holly Pretsky

Access to mental health support services is limited at Island public schools despite a growing need, especially among students who face cultural barriers in education.

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Vineyard Students Post Strong Scores on MCAS Test
Bill Eville

In general, Martha’s Vineyard schools did well, in particular the Tisbury School which scored at least 20 percentage points above the state average in all grades and subjects for meeting or exceeding expectations.

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Special Needs Advisory Group Looks to More Active Future
Olivia Hull
On Thursday evening, over 20 parents of children with special needs gathered at the YMCA to learn about the Island Parents Advisory Council, the bylaws that govern its functioning and a plan to get it back on its feet.
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