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District NEWS

May 16, 2017

Board seeks Audit Committee members

The BH-BL Board of Education is seeking two community members to serve on the Audit Committee where they will assist in providing oversight of the internal and external audit functions of the district. Applications are due June 12, 2017. [LEARN MORE]

May 16, 2017

Residents approve 2017-18 school budget

On Tuesday, May 16 BH-BL residents approved the 2017-18 school budget by a vote of 1094 to 323 with a margin of 77 percent. Residents also approved the proposition to reauthorize an ex officio student board member by a vote of 1,175 to 227. All three board candidates who ran unopposed were elected to the board: Peter Sawyer (1,152 votes), John Blowers (1,060 votes) and Don Marshall (1,127 votes.) Thank you for voting!

May 2, 2017

Bus Drivers Wanted

Are you interested in a career that offers a good work-life balance,  job security, and leadership opportunities? You should consider driving a bus for BH-BL. The hourly wage is $19.46. [LEARN MORE]

April 28, 2017

BH-BL music groups "strike gold" at NYSSMA Festival

Congratulations to BH-BL High School music groups for outstanding performances at NYSSMA Major Organizations Festival: Concert Choir with Ann Derrick as the conductor earned Level 6 Gold;  Concert Band with Benjamin O’Shea as the conductor earned Level 6 Gold w/Distinction; and String Orchestra with Karen Russell as the conductor earned Level 4 Gold. It's a great day to be a Spartan!

April 28, 2017

new location

All spring concerts and events relocated for 2017

In order for the STEAM addition at the high school to be operational for the 2017-18 school year, the high school auditorium will close in early May. All concerts and events previously scheduled for the auditorium in May and June have been relocated. [RELOCATION SCHEDULE]

April 26, 2017

BH-BL named among "Best Communities for Music Education" fifth year in a row

For the fifth year in a row, Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake is one of 527 school districts across the nation that is being recognized by The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for their outstanding ...[READ MORE]

April 13, 2017

Six BH-BL student athletes sign Letters of Intent

BH-BL is proud to announce the signing of six students who accepted athletic scholarships for next year by signing Letters of Intent...[FULL STORY]

March 23, 2017

STEAM addition construction exterior view

High School's STEAM addition expected to open in 2017-18 school year

Auditorium to close in May 2017, concerts relocated

Have you been wondering what's going on at the front of BH-BL High School? Well, we are nearing the completion of our voter-approved 2013 capital project that includes the construction of a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) addition at BH-BL HS. This addition will bring... [READ MORE & VIEW PHOTO GALLERY]

March 1, 2017

Community Swim Program cancelled until Sept. 2017

HS pool closed for repairs

Due to the malfunction of a main drainage pipe which had the potential to create an unsafe structure, the high school pool has been closed and drained in anticipation of repairs. Because of the complexity of the repairs, it is estimated the pool will be closed until late winter or spring. This means the community swim program for the remainder of this year is cancelled and the boys swim team has been relocated for the remainder of its season. [READ MORE]


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