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REPOSTED May 2, 2016

Calendar Update: May 4 is Grade 5 Parent Orientation

The Grade 5 Parent Orientation on Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m. at OMS was inadvertently left off the 2015-16 districtwide calendar. Please update your personal calendars. We look forward to meeting all the parents of next year's incoming sixth-grade students!

April 19, 2018

Students need meningococcal vaccine for 2016-17 school year

All kids entering grade 7 in the 2016-17 school year must have the meningococcal vaccine before they can begin school. [MORE INFORMATION]

April 19, 2016

8th Grade Class Night & Awards Ceremony

Attention 8th graders and their parents: Look for information attached to your child's report card about the exciting changes to this year's 8th Grade Class Night and Awards Ceremony. [INFORMATIONAL FLYER] Information about Class Night Program Dedications can be found here.

April 11, 2016

Summer Rec registration, April 20 & May 4

Children entering grades 1-7 next school year are eligible for the district's Summer Rec program being held Mondays through Fridays, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., from June 27 to July 22 at O'Rourke Middle School. Registration is Wednesday, April 20 and May 4 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the BH-BL HS cafeteria. For more information, view the Summer Rec brochure.

March 21, 2016

Summer program & camp opportunities

Are you looking for fun and enriching programs or camps for your kids to join this summer? Look no further, BH-BL has lots of opportunities to offer students at all grade levels. We have everything from Camp Invention and enrichment programs to theater camps and much more. Take a look and register today! We also update this page when new offerings become available so check back often.  [SUMMER PROGRAM OFFERINGS]

March 15, 2016

Spring 2016 exam schedule

As you prepare your calendar for the remainder of the school year please keep in mind that state ELA and math exams are given in April, and science exams are given in May. All exams are generally an hour and 45 minutes and begin at 8:15 a.m. Please reference the 2016 state exam schedule for specifics dates. [EXAM SCHEDULE]

February 23, 2016

PTA seeking volunteers for 2016-17

The Middle School PTA has positions open for next school year. [FLYER]

February 22, 2016

Order your yearbook today, online orders end April 16

You don't want to forget all the great memories you are making in middle school, so be sure to order your 2016 O'Rourke Middle School Yearbook today. Yearbooks are $31.50 and can be ordered online but the deadline is April 16. [ONLINE ORDER] Contact Yearbook Advisor Katie Duell at if you have any questions.

Calendar correction in June 2016

Please update your printed district calendar to reflect Thursday, June 16 as a half day for MS.


Richard H. O'Rourke
Middle School

173 Lakehill Road

Burnt Hills, NY 12027

Principal Colleen Wolff

(518) 399-9141 ext. 84000

(518) 384-2588 fax

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