The school’s Athletic Director, Mary Anne Jules, retired after 31 years in August. Eric Bramoff has been named the new athletic director/gym teacher. Also new this year is the new Bridgehampton Culture Club and Cultural Studies elective for students in grades 10 to 12. With year-long goals of increasing global awareness, the highlight will be the club’s 2015 spring break tour of London, Paris and Barcelona. The club has been busy this summer with fundraising by holding two yard sales and car washes and on Friday, September 26, at 7 p.m., the club will host a fundraising outdoor movie night on the back lawn. Bring a lawn chair, blanket, flashlight and a sweater.
Picture Day is Wednesday, September 24, for students in prekindergarten to grade 12. The annual PTO back to school barbeque will be held Thursday, September 25, at 5:30 p.m. On Friday, September 26, students in kindergarten through grade two will travel to the Milk Pail in Water Mill to pick apples.
Back to school night/open house meetings will be held on Tuesday, September 30, for grades nine through 12 at 7 p.m.; Monday, October 6, for prekindergarten to grade two; and Tuesday, October 7, for grades six to eight 8.