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Long Range Financial Planning Committee presents recommendations to BOE and public

Nov 28, 2022 | Schools

Since September 2021, the Northport-East Northport School District has taken steps to develop a long range financial outlook of the district and provide community perspective on key financial components of the district’s…

Thanksgiving luncheon returns for school district’s English Language Learners

Nov 23, 2022 | Schools

Last week, the Northport-East Northport English Language Learners (ELL) Thanksgiving luncheon gave students from all seven district schools a chance to come together and celebrate their sense of togetherness. This was the…

Northport High School musician nominated for Grammy Award

Nov 21, 2022 | Schools

While some of the most accomplished and successful musicians of our time dream of being nominated for a Grammy Award, Northport High School senior Kaitlyn Ruiter has already checked that box on her resume. As a bassist in the…

Northport High School teacher inducted to New York State Veterans’ Hall of Fame

Nov 14, 2022 | Schools

Northport High School social studies teacher and veteran Darryl St. George was selected by Senator James Gaughran for the 2021 New York State Veterans’ Hall of Fame. Due to the pandemic, Mr. St. George was not able to receive…

NYSDOH summarizes cancer incidence study in NEN district via virtual Q&A

Jul 8, 2022 | Schools

This past Thursday evening, the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) held a virtual public webinar to provide information regarding the investigation of cancer incidence in the Northport-East Northport district and…

NYS Department of Health releases 20-year cancer study on school district community

Jun 29, 2022 | Schools

The results of a study launched in 2020 by the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) regarding cancer rates in the Northport-East Northport school district were released last week. The investigation was conducted after…

Sunny days: Northport High School class of 2022 graduates

Jun 25, 2022 | Schools

The Northport High School class of 2022 celebrated its commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 25 alongside peers and family members at Tiger Stadium. The sunny ceremony follows years of hard work and growth and began with…

Northport High School graduation this weekend; oboe and math majors to headline ceremony

Jun 22, 2022 | Schools

Northport High School Class of 2022 student Esther Loring has been selected as valedictorian , and classmate Michael Torres as salutatorian. “Esther and Michael have exemplified what it means to be a Tiger through not only…

Over 80 students presented scholarships at Northport High School senior awards

Jun 12, 2022 | Schools

The 50th Annual Senior Awards Ceremony at Northport High School recognized over 80 students awarded various scholarships from community members and local organizations. This special event honors high schoolers who have been…

Northport High School students participate in nationwide walkout against gun violence

May 26, 2022 | Schools

A steady flow of Northport High School students exited the school at noon today, part of a nationwide walkout organized by Students Demand Action, a movement that began in 2016 (and built momentum after the 2018 mass shooting…

School district budget passes; all three incumbents retain seats on board

May 17, 2022 | Schools

The Northport-East Northport school district’s 2022-2023 budget passed on May 17, receiving 2,285 “yes” votes and 1,674 “no” votes.The results of the vote and trustee election were delivered to the community at approximately…

A Q&A with the candidates for NENUFSD Board of Education trustee

May 11, 2022 | Schools

On Tuesday, May 17, Northport and East Northport residents will be voting to fill three open seats on the Board of Education. There are four candidates running: Frank Labate, Allison Noonan, Larry Licopoli and Tom Loughran.…

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