Welcome back to school
Harlem Valley — Area schools celebrated the first day of the 2022-23 academic year on Wednesday, Sept. 7, following the summer recess.
The North East (Webutuck) Central School District marked the school district’s opening with an ice-cream social for grades K-12 on Tuesday, Sept. 6.
The Pine Plains Central School District welcomed new Superintendent Brian Timms, who moved up from a previous position. Timms took the reins from Martin Handler, who retired in June.
Former Assistant Superintendent Caroline Hernandez-Pidala likewise took over the top spot in the Millbrook Central School District as interim superintendent for the 2022-23, while the Board of Education searches for a permanent replacement for former Superintendent Laura Mitchell.
— Judith O’Hara Balfe