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Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School was recently selected as a Reward School by the New York State Education Department (NYSED). The designation goes to New York schools with the highest achievement in the state or those that are making the most progress in closing student achievement gaps. Go Spartans!

November 13, 2014

Six BH-BL student athletes sign Letters of Intent

BH-BL is proud to announce the signing of six elite athletes who accepted athletic scholarships for next year by signing Letters of Intent today. [FULL STORY & PHOTO GALLERY]

November 13, 2014

Meet-the-Coaches Night, Nov. 19

Athletic Director Joe Scalise will host a Meet-the-Coaches night on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the BH-BL HS Auditorium. At this event, parents and students will have the opportunity to meet the winter coaches and ask them questions about the upcoming sports season.

November 10, 2014

BH-BL High School holds Veterans Day ceremony

It was a brisk Monday morning, but that didn’t stop more than a dozen Veterans from joining BH-BL High School students and staff at the annual Veterans Day ceremony held at the school’s Freedom Circle. [FULL STORY & PHOTOS]

November 10, 2014

State Champions: Girls Cross Country team

Congratulations to the Girls Cross Country team for winning the Class B State Championship. Four teams this season made it to state competitions, which is another shining example of BH-BL's excellent athletic program. Check out this video of the athletes learning they were the state champions. [VIDEO]

November 5, 2014

Cold and flu season--take precautions

It's that time of year again when common colds and the flu are all around us. Please remind children to wash their hands often throughout the day to help stop the spread of germs. Reference this Flu Fact Sheet for more tips. [FLU FACT SHEET]

October 28, 2014

Senior Joe Nuzzi interviewed by WGNA about Food Drive Contest

Help the students win, donate by Nov. 2

Recently, BH-BL High School senior Joe Nuzzi was on WGNA's airwaves talking about the school's participation in the Hunger Games Contest. Ten local schools are competing against each other to collect non-perishable food items to be donated to local families in need. BH-BL High School students have participated in local food drives for the past 15 years, but tying it to a contest gives the students a new goal. If you'd like to help BH-BL High School students win the contest and give back to the community, bring non-perishable food donations to the school, 88 Lakehill Road, Burnt Hills. Students have until Nov. 2 to collect as many items as possible. Take a listen to Joe's interview on our Facebook page. [CLIP ON FACEBOOK]

October 28, 2014

BH-BL students perform at SWCMEA All-County Band Festival

Congratulations to the 16 Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake band students who were selected to perform at the SWCMEA All-County Band Festival at Queensbury High School on Saturday, Oct. 25. [READ MORE]

October 16, 2014

SNN Daily Announcement category--Sign up today!

Last year parents asked that the high school daily announcements be available as an SNN category. We listened and created that option. We urge all parents of high school-age children to sign up for the SNN HS Daily Announcement category so they can be in the know about school events, happenings and notices. How to sign up.

October 16, 2014

New website features: Parent Resources & Community Announcements

Community Corner expands

BH-BL is excited to announce that it has expanded its award-winning website by adding two new features--Parent Resources and Community Announcements--to the Community Corner section. Parent Resources is dedicated to providing parents with information about everything from Annual Notices to Transportation, and everything in between, in one convenient place. Community Corner is a webpage where community-related announcements and event flyers are posted for public viewing as a way to further strengthen the school and community connection. Use the Community Corner navigation bar on the homepage to access these pages.

October 9, 2014

Student at the Clark Museum

BH-BL students get a 'real' look at history

Matt Turner's AP European History class went to the Clark Museum in Williamstown, MA recently to see the traveling exhibit of the Magna Carta, copies of our founding documents (the Constitution and Declaration of Independence) and viewed European art from the Renaissance to the modern era.

October 9, 2014

13 students accepted into Area-All State

Congratulations the BH-BL students who were accepted to the Area All-State Music Festival. [LEARN MORE]

October 7, 2014

New varsity boys basketball coach appointed

At it’s Oct. 7 meeting, the board of education unanimously approved the appointment of Mark Tooker as the new BH-BL varsity boys basketball coach. [READ MORE]

October 2, 2014


Three BH-BL students accepted into the Empire State Youth Orchestra

Congratulations to BH-BL students Carly DeLeonardo (Repertory Orchestra, Clarinet), Aubrey Dunn (Wind Orchestra, Trumpet), and Megan Halm (Repertory Orchestra, Cello) for being accepted into the Empire State Youth Orchestras this season. [READ MORE]

October 2, 2014

commended students

Four BH-BL seniors honored as Commended Students

Congratulations to BH-BL seniors Brendan Van Allen, Michael Batzinger, Gabriella Rao and Ethan Perregaux for being named Commended Students in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. [FULL STORY]

September 19, 2014

BH-BL now offers easy-to-use online school lunch payment program available at BH-BL

Great news! We are offering an exciting new option to help make your life easier.® is an online system that will allow you to set up a school lunch program account for your children, deposit funds into your children’s accounts, review purchases, check balances and more. You’ll even get an email poke when account balances are low. Additionally, there’s a mobile app that allows parents to view and replenish their child’s account using a smartphone.  [LEARN MORE] [SIGN UP]

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Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake
High School

88 Lakehill Road

Burnt Hills, NY 12027

Principal Timothy Brunson

(518) 399-9141 ext. 83300

(518) 399-4341 fax

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