the star academy at riverhead high school


The RHS STAR Academy
is a small learning academy. STAR is an acronym for the Academy's motto: "Start Today, Achieve Results". The goal of the program is to offer students an atmosphere that will promote academic success, while addressing individual needs and learning styles. The program has been designed to focus on its students' positive attributes and to empower students to become productive, contributing members of society. The STAR Academy seeks to help its students develop their unique gifts and potential and provides a learning environment that fosters five STAR goals: good attendance, a positive attitude, academic success, the ability to be self-motivated, and good citizenship skills.

STAR ACADEMY TEACHER FACILITATOR

English teacher Emily Puccio is the Teacher Facilitator for the STAR Academy. Collaboration is interwoven into the team-building exercises that are part of the STAR Academy's foundation. The teachers and staff maintain open-lines of communication with the high school, parents and the community.

FEATURES OF THE STAR PROGRAM

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checkmarkSmall class size

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checkmarkIntegration with the high school for specials and electives

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STAR phones / bell schedule


RIVERHEAD HIGH SCHOOL
700 HARRISON AVENUE
RIVERHEAD, NY 11901

STAR

Phones / Bell Schedule
Name Phone Number
STAR Academy 369-7903 or 2876
Emily Puccio
369-7903 or 2876
   
STAR Academy Bell Schedule
Period 1  8:57-9:47
Period 2 9:51-10:38
Period 3 10:42-11:29
Period 4 11:33-12:20
Period 5 12:24-1:11
Period 6 1:15-2:02