Members of the Port Jefferson School District attended the 13th annual School District Awards Dinner hosted by SCOPE Education Services, a not-for-profit, private organization permanently chartered by the New York State Board of Regents to provide services to school districts. More than 900 people representing 37 districts attended the March 24 event.
Throughout the evening, service awards were presented in the areas of school board, community, support staff, teacher and administrator service recognizing individuals for their contributions to education. The Port Jefferson honorees included Port Jefferson Middle School English teacher Deirdre Filippi for teacher service, Port Jefferson Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction Maureen Hull for administrative service and Earl L. Vandermeulen High School main office secretary Kathy Archacki for support staff service.
Members of the administration, Board of Education and teaching staff, as well as the spouses of the honorees, represented the district.