BH-BL tree logo
Jan 29, 2015
Charlton Heights Elementary SchoolPashley Elementary SchoolStevens Elementary SchoolO'Rourke Middle SchoolBH-BL High School
News Archive

District NEWS

January 29, 2015

BHBS hockey team

BHBS Varsity Hockey team plays in 5th annual Brave Will hockey game

On Saturday, Jan. 17, skate blades were sharpened and hockey sticks were taped in preparation for the 5th annual Brave Will Hockey game sponsored by the Burnt Hills-Ballston Spa Varsity Hockey team. [STORY & PHOTO GALLERY]

January 27, 2015

Friday Family Fun Nights at the Pool

We've got the cure for wintertime blues: Family Fun Nights! Join us on Fridays, Jan. 30, Feb. 27, March 27, April 24 and May 15 for a night of fun in the high school pool from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Acquatic toys and games will be available to make your family swim night super fun. The cost is $2 per person. Lifeguards will be on duty. [FLYER]

January 22, 2015

Cuomo calls for $1.1 billion school aid increase tied to changes to APPR, with no mention of the GEA

Under the Executive Budget Proposal outlined by Governor Andrew Cuomo on January 21, state funding for schools would increase by $1.1 billion next year – provided that state lawmakers go along with a series of changes that he described as “ambitious” in his combined budget address and State of the State message. [FULL STORY]

January 20, 2015

HS robotics team with trophy

BH-BL HS Robotics Team advances to regional competition, Feb. 8

Congratulations to the BH-BL HS Robotics Team for taking an overall sixth place at this weekend's competition and advancing to the regional competition at PACE University on Feb. 8. [FULL STORY]

REPOSTED January 20, 2015

Founder's Day Celebration, Feb. 5

The BH-BL PTA's annual Founder's Day Celebration will be held Thursday, Feb. 5 at Van Patten Golf Course. Please consider joining us to celebrate the wonderful teachers and volunteers who help make BH-BL such a great place. Tickets can be purchased in the main office at Charlton Heights, at the district office or at Mail N More. Tickets can be purchased until Jan. 20. [INVITE]

January 16, 2015

32 BH-BL students selected to perform at SWCMEA All-County Orchestra & Jazz Festival

Congratulations to the 32 Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake students who have been selected to perform at the SWCMEA All-County Orchestra and Jazz Festival held at Ballston Spa High School on Feb. 26 and 28, 2015. [READ MORE]

January 15, 2015

Scholar athlete award ceremony

BH-BL named Scholar Athlete School of Distinction

At a recent board meeting, a representative from the NYS Public High School Athletic Association presented BH-BL Athletic Director Joe Scalise, Superintendent Patrick McGrath and HS Principal Tim Brunson with a recognition award for being named a Scholar Athlete School of Distinction for four consecutive years. [MORE]

January 15, 2015

BH-BL bus drivers wanted


Are you looking to earn some money AND still have your summers and school vacations off? We've got the perfect job for you. Stop by the BH-BL Transportation Office or call Rich Hewlett at 399-9141, ext. 83525 to learn more about how YOU can become a bus driver at BH-BL.

January 8, 2015

20 BH-BL students selected to perform at SWCMEA Festival

Twenty Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake choral students have been selected to perform at the Saratoga Warren County Music Educators Association All-County Chorus Festival to be held at Saratoga Springs High School on January 30 and 31. [FULL STORY]

January 5, 2015

Spring Continuing Education brochure available

Are you interested in yoga or aqua zumba? Maybe learning about retirement options and estate planning is more up your alley. Learn more about all the unique and fun offerings available to residents through the BH-BL Continuing Education Program. Take a look at the spring 2015 brochure. [BROCHURE]

December 15, 2014

FIRST Lego Robotics team takes first

At a highly competitive tournament at RPI on Dec. 6, one of BH-BL's new FIRST Lego Robotics Team--The Pip Squeaks--took first place. Congratulations! [PHOTO GALLERY]

December 15, 2015

BH-BL adopts new contract with Teachers Association

At its Dec. 9 meeting, the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Board of Education approved a new three-year negotiated agreement with its Teachers Association, concluding a bargaining process that began during the Spring of 2014. [FULL STORY]

December 12, 2014

dozer clearing access road at hs

Access road near high school field being cleared

Renovation projects move full steam ahead

In mid November, construction crews began clearing and grading the land behind the high school athletic field to make way for an access road off of Route 50. [FULL STORY]

December 9, 2014

Jennifer Bradt

BH-BL board of education appoints new member

At its Dec. 9 meeting, the BH-BL board of education appointed Jennifer Bradt to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of long-time member Elizabeth Herkenham. [FULL STORY]


Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake
Central School District

50 Cypress Drive

Glenville, NY 12302

Superintendent Patrick McGrath

(518) 399-9141 ext. 85002

Separating rule
A to Z Index
separating rule