Reopening Schools Forum #3 Recording

On Wednesday, Sept. 2 school leaders held a virtual forum about the final stages of reopening schools. (View Recording of Forum) As you likely know, district and school leaders have spent the summer working with staff preparing school buildings to welcome students back into them in a socially distanced manner. They’ve also been creating schedules …

2020-21 School Supply Lists

Below are the school supply lists for the 2020-21 school year for students who selected the in-person instructional model. (Fully Virtual School supply lists can be found on the FVS Launch Page.) K-2 Achieve Program | Mrs. Smith Kindergarten Grade 1: Mrs. Lynch | Mrs. Malizia | Mrs. McCormack Grade 2: Miss Craig | Mr. …

2020-21 School Tax Rate Lower than Estimated

BH-BL school tax bills to go out Sept 1. On Thursday, Aug. 20, the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake school district received final tax equalization rates for the towns of Ballston, Charlton, Glenville and Clifton Park and approved the 2020-21 tax rate, which resulted in a lower than estimated weighted average tax rate increase. When residents approved …

Grades 6-8 Supply Lists

Store flyers have begun advertising back-to-school supplies, and we don’t want anyone to miss out on a sale. Click on the links below to view a PDF of supply lists. Happy shopping! Grade 6 Supply List Grade 7 Supply List Grade 8 Supply List

New Transportation Form Due

If you have not already done so, please resubmit any transportation forms that were submitted prior to the Board of Education policy revisions. You do not need to submit this form if your child is riding the bus to and from their home address, or is attending Fully Virtual School. Forms should be submitted IF: …

Reopening Elementary Schools Virtual Forum Recording Available

On Thursday, Aug. 20 the Elementary School Principals and Coordinator of Virtual Learning Carrie Sunkes, along with Superintendent Dr. Patrick McGrath and Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction David Collins held a virtual forum to talk about what the 2020-21 school year will look like. They explained instructional models, student expectations, health & safety protocols, transportation …

2020-21 School Year to Begin Sept. 14

At its meeting on Tuesday, the Board of Education approved a revised 2020-21 school year calendar that welcomes students to the first day of school on Monday, Sept. 14 for both in-person/hybrid and fully virtual school students. [Download Sept-Nov District Calendar] Additionally, the district’s traditional Opening Day for staff has been shifted to Tuesday, Sept. …

Reopening Schools: In-person/Hybrid School

The district’s full reopening plan includes an In-person/Hybrid instructional model for students for the 2020-21 school year. On Aug. 10, parents were asked to register their children for either the In-person/Hybrid or Fully Virtual model. Nearly 75% of the student population selected In-person/Hybrid for September. Below are some details about the In-person/Hybrid model. Certain details, …