BH-BL HS Student Wins Statewide School Bus Art Competition

BH-BL HS Student Wins Statewide School Bus Art Competition Leonard Bus Awards $1,000 Scholarship to Alisa Mazon Leonard Bus Sales recently announced that Alisa Mazon, a senior at Burnt Hills – Ballston Lake Central School District has won their inaugural “A Day in the Life of a School Bus” art competition. As the winner of …

Watch the Pashley Winter Concert

Watch the Pashley Winter Concert Pashley’s student musicians held their winter concert on Monday, Dec. 10. If you didn’t get a chance to attend, don’t worry it was recorded and you can now watch the ensembles. Enjoy & Happy Holidays.  [Watch the orchestra perform] [Watch the band perform] [Watch the chorus perform]

SAT and ACT Testing Schedule

SAT and ACT Testing Schedule Comprehensive list of test dates, registration deadlines and local testing centers. March 9 (Grade 11): SAT/Subject College Entrance Exam at Ballston Spa HS & Niskayuna HS April 13:  (Grade 11) ACT/American College Testing Program at Schenectady HS, Ballston Spa HS and Niskayuna HS May 4:  (Grade  11): SAT/Subject College Entrance Exam …

Students Accepted into All-County Orchestra/Jazz Festival

Students Accepted into All-County Orchestra/Jazz Festival Congratulations to the following student musicians who will perform in the All-County Orchestra/Jazz Festival, Jan. 18-19: Liam Sullivan, Myles Yannuzzi, Erich Brucker, Jami Fuson, Cheyenne Zhang, Matthew Sinnenberg, Cedric Sirianni, and Kieran Thomas.

Gratitude Trees Support Kindness & Positivity As Part of “We Are O’Rourke” Initiative

Gratitude Trees Support Kindness & Positivity As Part of “We Are O’Rourke” Initiative O’Rourke Middle School students (and staff) believe they have much to be to be grateful for and want to share their gratitude. What better way to do this than with Gratitude Trees that display thankful messages. The trees are just one of …

Pashley Students Turn Pumpkins into Famous People

Pashley Students Turn Pumpkins into Famous People Fourth-grade students in Ms. Muscanelli’s and Robert’s classes recently presented their Pumpkin Biography projects to families, staff and peers. The pumpkin creations were the culminating project in a month-long lesson where students learned how to research and write biographies. They were tasked with identifying a person from the …

Eight Students Sign National Letters of Intent

Eight Students Sign National Letters of Intent Congratulations to the eight BH-BL HS student athletes who participated in today’s National Letter of Intent signing event. Way to go, Spartans! Sydney Plemenik  (Field Hockey) – Merrimack College Rory Graham  (Cross Country) – Manhattan College Darien LaPietro (Lacrosse) – University at Albany Nick Hunziker (Cross Country)- Iona College Tyler Berg (Cross …

School picture retakes, Nov. 13

School picture retakes will be held Tuesday, Nov. 13. If you are getting your child’s picture retakn, you must first call Adirondack School Portraits at 518.792.7919 to make arrangements. If your child was absent on the original picture day, simply send in the order form and payment by 8:30 a.m. on Nov. 13. To order …

PES Students Spread Kindness for All To See

PES Students Spread Kindness for All To See These Brownies from Troop #2424 are certainly displaying how they uphold the Girl Scout Promise by spreading messages of kindness throughout Pashley Elementary School in the form of wall quotes. Thank you to (not all pictured) Sofie Parker, Amelia Piconie, Elizabeth Sargeant, Cece Malizia, Gwen Libertucci, and …

Coach Bynon named to NYVBCA 2018 Hall of Fame Class

Coach Bynon named to NYVBCA 2018 Hall of Fame Class Congratulations to Girls Volleyball Coach Gary Bynon who was recently recognized for being inducted into the New York Volleyball Coaches Association’s 2018 Hall of Fame Class. Gary Bynon has coached at Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake for more than 31 years. He has more than 700 wins, …