Science Demo Day

Elementary & HS students perform science experiments together during Science Demo Day Dry ice bubbles, computer programming, Oobleck (aka Science Slime), Glow in the Dark Bubbles, CD Hovercrafts, Elephant Toothpaste, an Iodine Clock, and Lava Beakers were just some of the nearly 20 different science experiment stations that students in fourth grade were exposed to …

BH-BL’s HS robotics team advances to Regional competition

BH-BL’s HS robotics team advances to Regional competition BH-BL HS’s robotics team did so well in a recent competition at Albany Academy that it moves to the Regional Competition at PACE University. The team also took 3rd place in the Rockwell Collins Innovate category (a design award), took 7th place in the “athletic” competition, and …

Congratulations to Courage Award winner Nico Patel

Congratulations to Courage Award winner Nico Patel Congratulations to BH-BL HS student Nico Patel who was one of only two area students to receive the 2016 Student Courage Award, which is presented annually by the Martin Luther King Lecture series at Siena College. The Courage Award honors young men and women in the Capital Region …

Future City team takes 2nd in region

Future City team takes 2nd in region Congratulations to the O’Rourke Middle School Future Cities team for taking second place in the regional competition with their city “Spartopia.” Future City is a cross-curricular program that lets students in the 6th, 7th, and 8th grades do the things engineers do: identify problems, brainstorm ideas, design solutions, …

BH-BL Voice of Democracy winners recognized by VFW

BH-BL Voice of Democracy winners recognized by VFW In December, the VFW Post 4660 held a Voice of Democracy awards ceremony at a Glenville Town meeting to congratulate and recognize BH-BL winners. The first place award went to Sophia Molluso, the second place award to Charley Pollard, and the third place award to Thomas Semon. …

Students explore properties of water, make salt trees

Students explore properties of water, make salt trees Did you know that some of our first-grade students recently became scientists? For several weeks in December, students explored the incredible properties of water by first learning about lab safety then donning some rubber aprons & goggles before jumping right into their experiment to create Salt Trees. …