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Scott Osborne

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. more

The Sun

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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). more

The Sun

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Keith Lobdell

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. more

The Sun

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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. more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | Civility and honest introspection took center stage last Tuesday at a merger forum to discuss whether Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central schools should form a new, centralized school district. more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | They came, they saw, they ate bagels. more

The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN | School Boards of Education at Westport and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central each approved measures to bring district merger discussion to a straw poll vote. more

The Sun

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By Pete DeMola

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

The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County lawmakers discussed tentative steps to add School Resource Officers (SROs) in all 11 school districts in Essex County. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | School breakfast and lunch costs $0 this year at Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Board of Education at Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School met last week and fielded feedback on merger debate. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School (ELCS) Board voted unanimously last month to extend the contract of school Superintendent Scott Osborne. more

The Sun

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Elizabethtown | A program run in partnership between Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School and Adirondack Community Action Programs is seeking members for next school year’s Early Bridges program. more

The Sun

WESTPORT | The Westport Central and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central schools Merger Committee meeting in January looked at staffing numbers from both schools. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | As the state enters choppy fiscal waters, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed increasing public school aid by 3 percent this year. more

The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN |The fourth school merger committee meeting last week focused on transportation systems at Westport Central and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central schools. more

The Sun

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CLINTONVILLE |  AuSable Valley and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central are among the 16 school districts statewide who have received state funding for pre-K programming. more

The Sun

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WESTPORT |The Westport and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central Merger Committee discussed school buildings, repairs and compared need in both districts at the October meeting last week. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The air is a little cooler, the days are getting shorter and a feeling of fall is in the air. more

The Sun

WESTPORT | The first public meeting of the Westport Central and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central schools Merger Committee is Aug. 23. more

The Sun

Recently a letter was published expressing a viewpoint of dissatisfaction with two school districts which are purposefully sharing athletics programs in order to provide opportunities for students. more

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