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PLATTSBURGH | Champlain Valley Educational Services (CVES) has purchased its Satellite Campus, located on Rugar Street, on former county airport, from Clinton County. CVES has been leasing the property from the County for the past 10 years. Read more

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WESTPORT | Now that the merger vote is in the rearview and a new school board elected, the real work begins. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN | Northeastern Clinton Central School (NCCS) has received approval from the state Education Department to move forward with $428,198 in planned upgrades to its wi-fi network. Read more

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CLINTONVILLE | State auditors have asked Ausable Valley Central School District officials to stop using debit cards for making official purchases. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | For students at Plattsburgh City schools, new laptops, on a bolstered network, will soon be inbound. Read more

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WESTPORT | Nineteen residents of the newly formed Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport school district are seeking one of seven seats on the new school board. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Voters of the new consolidated Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central School District will head the polls Jan. 29 to select a new school board. Read more

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WESTPORT | Voters have decided Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central schools are better together. Read more

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WESTPORT | A new report from a Westport Central School task force presents a bleak forecast for the district’s future. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Voters head to the polls on Tuesday to decide whether to consolidate a pair of neighboring school districts in the eastern Adirondacks. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Forum discussion Monday night brought expertise and insight to ongoing merger review for Westport Central School (WCS) and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School (ELCS) communities. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Sun Community News & Printing will host a community forum to discuss next steps for the proposed merger process between Westport Central School and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School on Monday, Nov. 26 at 6 p.m. ... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Residents of Westport Central (WCS) and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School (ELCS) districts are preparing for a final merger vote. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A day after Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central voters approved one of the two merger votes, ELCS reviewed exit poll data and discussed preliminary next steps in the formal centralization review process. Read more

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WESTPORT | District officials are surveying the landscape following a straw poll vote last week that paved the way for a merger between Elizabethtown-Lewis Central (ELCS) and Westport Central (WCS). Read more

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WESTPORT | Voters at Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School and Westport Central have approved the first of two votes determining if the two school districts should merge. Read more

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WESTPORT | Questions from the audience at The Sun’s forum to discuss a proposed merger between two neighboring school districts were provocative and looked to clear up several conflicting issues. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh City School District has been directed by the state Comptroller’s Office to step up the amount of physical education (PE) time its students receive on a weekly basis. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Sun Community News will host a community forum to discuss the proposed merger of Westport Central School (WCS) and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School (ELCS). Read more

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WESTPORT | Voters at Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central have reached a decisive moment that will chart their future trajectory for generations. Read more

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    Joe Gilchrist, Coordinator of Education Management, NYS Department of Education