Driver Ed Applications due June 6

Summer 2019 Driver Education applications must be completed by a parent/guardian and submitted by Thursday, June 6. After the application is submitted, students must bring a $300 check (made payable to BH-BL Schools) to the main office, along with their permit/license. The program will run from Monday, July 1 through Friday, August 9. For more …

Music Groups Earn Gold Ratings at NYSSMA Festival

Congratulations to the O’Rourke Middle School Grade 8 Chorus, under the direction of Mr. Rob Soricelli, for their outstanding performance and Gold Rating at NYSSMA Major Organizations Festival! Congratulations to the BH-BL High School Concert Choir, under the direction of Mrs. Ann Derrick, and the Concert Band, under the direction of Mr. Ben O’Shea, for …

Pedersen wins 3rd in state SkillsUSA competition

Congratulations to BH-BL High School student Joe Pedersen for winning a third place medal in auto vehicle maintenance at the state-level SkillsUSA competition. He was up against hundreds of other competitors from across the state. Way to go, Joe! #SpartanPride

Accepting Nominations for Open PTA Positions

PTA Seeking Volunteers for President, Secretary, Treasurer & Board Chairs Every Child…One Voice.  Volunteer For the O’Rourke Middle School PTA. Volunteering is an great way for you to show your child how important school is, how the entire community works together for them and to directly shape their experience at O’Rourke. It’s also a welcoming forum …

OMS June 2019 Exam Schedule

O’Rourke Middle School 2019 Regents & Final Exam Schedule June 18 Living Environment REGENTS: Noon @ high school June 19 Algebra 1 REGENTS: Noon @ high school HALF DAYS BEGIN FOR FINAL EXAMS Grade 7-8: Math Finals Grade 6: SS Final June 20 Grade 7: LA Final Grade 8: Science Final Grade 6: Science Final …

8th Grade Class Night, June 21

8th Grade Class Night Information It may seem a little early to be thinking about Class Night, but planning has already begun to make this a meaningful and special event for our outgoing 8th graders. Class Night will begin at 6 PM in the High School gymnasium and will include the presentation of all 8th …

HS students take 3rd place in Jr Achievement Stock Market Challenge

Students in Jennifer Wheeler’s entrepreneurship class competed in the Junior Achievement Stock Market Challenge. More than 19 school and 400 students showed up at SEFCU Arena on the UAlbany campus for the 60-minute challenge. Each team starts with a million dollars that they invest in a stock market simulation.  Each minute is equal to one …

Student works selected for Congressional Art Competition

Congratulations to Lael Breshears and Nathan Slisher, whose artwork has been selected to be a part of the Congressional Art Competition. Their art will be sent to Congressman Paul Tonko’s office, where a panel of artists will select winning entries. Winners are recognized both in their district and at an annual awards ceremony in Washington, …

HS student artists win awards at Media Arts Festival

Congratulations to BH-BL student artists for winning awards at the HS Media Arts Festival in Niskayuna. Madeline Marcinko was awarded 1st place in the category of Digital Fine Art, Grace Apffel was awarded 3rd place in the category of Digital Fine Art, and Alisa Mazon received an Honorable Mention in the category of Computer Based …