Local School Notes

Cramped building could grow by 24,000 square feet
A March 6 date has been set for a vote authorizing an almost $17 million construction project at the Springs School. Christine Sampson

East Hampton High School students have been using e-cigarettes in bathrooms, a group of parents told the school board at a recent meeting. Christine Sampson

Turned away by town, Gersh Academy founder vows to find another location

Diane Carino-Rivera, left, and Meghan Delaney Bambrick were awarded a Ladies Village Improvement Society $3,000 Madelon DeVoe Talley Scholarship in recognition of their efforts to pursue a bachelor’s degree after the age of 25. Durell Godfrey

From left, Annie Considine, Lori Evans, Grace Lazarz, and Ellie Bartz of Shakespeare and Company have been working with Hayground School students over the last three weeks to prepare for today’s staging of “The Tempest” at Guild Hall. Judy D’Mello