Letter From Principal Re: Chromebook Use at Home

Dear O’Rourke Parents, This afternoon, our 6th and 7th grade students will be bringing their district-owned chromebooks and charging cord home after school. We are ensuring that in the event of any extended school closing, our students have access to all the necessary tools for learning. There will be continued updates from our Superintendent that …

HS Drama Club Presents Thoroughly Modern Millie, March 12 (ONLY)

On Thursday, March 12, Governor Cuomo put significant restrictions on large group gatherings beginning Friday, March 13 at 5 p.m. This means the High School play, Thoroughly Modern Millie, will be performed this evening (Thursday, March 12) only. The other two shows are cancelled.  All tickets purchased for this evening’s performance will be honored. People …

Hodgkinson’s curiosity puts him in the fast lane to a career as a diesel mechanic

Curiosity. That’s what drives Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School student Nicky Hodgkinson and why the junior from the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District is enrolled in the Diesel Tech program. “I like to take things apart and see what makes them work,” he said while working on a large engine in the …

Interested in Running for the Board of Education?

Board Candidacy Deadline, May 11 The Governor’s most recent executive order waived the minimum signature threshold for board of education candidates and states that candidates must meet all of the other requirements to run for the board. These include, among other things, being qualified voters and having lived in the district continuously for one year …

Building Our 2nd Century II Update: MS Construction Informational Mtg, March 10

As the district continues to move forward with the plans for the voter-approved Building Our 2nd Century II Capital Project, we want to keep the community informed of the details and how renovation work could impact the schools where construction is taking place. There will be an informational meeting on Tuesday, March 10 at 6 …