Pack Extra Clothes

A friendly reminder that students go outside daily to play during recess. Please be sure your child has appropriate attire for outdoor play (e.g. coat, hat, gloves/mittens, boots, etc.). Additionally, children will need snow pants if they are going to play in the snow.   The playground can be muddy and wet. Therefore, please pack …

Spartans Helping Other for the Holidays

Every year, BH-BL High School students in Mrs. Manning’s Child Studies and Child Psychology classes “adopt” a child for Christmas. And through their efforts with fundraising, donations, etc., they are able to help a child and their family have a merry Christmas. This year, Manning’s students collaborated with their Distance Learning peers from other school …

Senator Tedisco Recognizes CHES’s Annual Respite Night

Charlton Height Elementary School recently held its sixth Annual Respite Night that provides a fun, safe environment for special needs students while giving their parents a night out. This year’s event was marked by a special guest–Senator Jim Tedisco–who presented event organizer Terry Koster and Superintendent Patrick McGrath–with a NYS Senate Proclamation recognizing this initiative …

Students Make Models of Tiny Homes, Reusable Shopping Bags

Students in Mauranda Comley’s middle school Family and Consumer Science  classes (FACS) learned quite a bit about reducing, reusing, and recycling during their recent lesson on sustainability. “I want my students to have a complete understanding of the impact we have on our planet and I want them to see how they can change their …

NYSSMA Solo Festival Sign Ups

Student musicians are invited to apply for participation in three different NYSSMA Solo Festivals, scheduled for the Spring. The NYSSMA Piano Solo Festival  at The College of Saint Rose on March 6 and 7. The application deadline is Wednesday, Jan. 8. The regular NYSSMA Instrumental/Vocal Festival at Voorheesville on  April 3 and 4. The application …

BHBS Ice Hockey Fundraiser

Go ahead, shop at Avon (online) and support the BHBS Ice Hockey team. The team’s goal is to raise $500. Simply shop at http://avon.com/fundraiser/bhbshockey and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the team–plus, you get some pretty cool products!