HS PTA Reflections Award Winners Announced

HS PTA Reflections Award Winners Announced The National PTA developed the Reflections program in 1969 to interest children, parents, teachers and communities in the arts. This year’s contest theme was “Let Your Imagination Fly.” BH-BL High School students created a piece of artwork, choreographed a dance, composed music, took a photograph, or wrote a story …

With winter on the way, Schenectady County schools announce joint protocols for closings and delays

With winter on the way, Schenectady County schools announce joint protocols for closings and delays In an effort to enhance student and community safety and communication with families, schools in Schenectady County have established joint protocols for weather-related closings and delays. The involved districts are Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake, Duanesburg, Mohonasen, Niskayuna, Schalmont, Schenectady and Scotia-Glenville, …

BH-BL students record news show at HVCC

BH-BL students record news show at HVCC Last week BH-BL students in the high school’s Multimedia for Business and Entertainment Marketing classes toured Hudson Valley Community College’s facilities, participated in two college-level Multimedia classes, recorded a news show and listened to a presentation by HVCC’s Executive Director of Communications and Marketing Dennis Kennedy. At BH-BL, …

Schools now required to teach CPR

Schools now required to teach CPR A new state mandate requires all high schools in New York to provide instruction of hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and training in the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to students as part of the health education curriculum. “This legislation will help ensure more New Yorkers are prepared to …