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March 16, 2018

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Parent University event March 21: "Right Under Your Nose"

Do you know what to look for if you suspect your teen of using drugs/alcohol? BH-BL Parent University and the Saratoga County Prevention Council have teamed up to bring you the "Right Under Your Nose" presentation on Wednesday, March 21 at 7 p.m. in the O'Rourke Middle School cafetorium. You'll learn about teen trends and today's drug culture as well as have the opportunity to walk through a mock teen bedroom to see what you actually need to look for. (This presentation is for parents/adults only.)

March 14, 2018

Cherish your memories with a yearbook--$35 until April 1

You only have until April 1 to order your OMS yearbook for $35. Go to and secure your book today!

REPOSTED March 15, 2018

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BH-BL Follies Auditions, March 26 and 27

Follies performances, April 13 and 14

Get ready, get set...and go show off your talents in the annual BH-BL Follies being held Friday, April 13 and Saturday, April 14 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Auditions for the Follies are Monday, March 26 from 6 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, March 27 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the middle school cafetorium. Sign up for auditions here.

January 30, 2018

Hot off the press: The O'Rourke Observer

Enjoy the latest issue of the O'Rourke Observer featuring news from club leader Jillian O’Connor and reporters/writers Laura DiPasquale, Mary Pietrow, Elsa Newman, Leah Scalise, Ryanne Gordon, Allison LaBuff, Chad Lewandowski, Tyler Duane, Kathryn Royer, Sophia Belon, and Olivia Ismail. [THE OBSERVER]

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January 13, 2018

BH-BL takes first place in Regional Future City competition


It was a big day for several O'Rourke Middle School students who took first place in the Regional Future City Competition and for two BH-BL High School seniors who were named Alumnus of the Year. [READ FULL STORY]

January 2, 2018

Classroom group project and charity efforts bring students together

Students learn lifelong skills in Morocco's courses

If you were at the middle school at all this fall you might have been wondering if the students had set up a small farm. Well, no, they didn’t. But thanks to technology teacher Nick Morocco’s Grade 8 Technological Systems students, the lawn outside of his classroom did look like a farm. That’s because ...[READ FULL STORY]

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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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