Grade 8 Celebration Events & Information

The 8th Grade Celebration Events (Friday Festival and Recognition Ceremony) are fast approaching and preparations are well underway to make these events memorable for our 8th grade students!  More specific details will be shared closer to the event date. 8th Grade Friday Festival Who:  8th grade students only When:  Friday, June 17th – 8:00 am to 11:00 …

Good luck to Burdikoff & Venditti at SkillsUSA Competition April 28

Dozens of area students to compete April 28 at state SkillsUSA competition More than three dozen students from area high schools will represent Capital Region BOCES in the New York State SkillsUSA competition April 28 in Syracuse. Good luck to BH-BL High School students Emily Burdikoff and Tessa Venditti who in the Digital Media Design …

FINAL Parent University Webinar May 19

BH-BL’s Parent University Series This year the district has partnered with Building Better Futures founder Dr. Jennifer Bashant to bring families one-hour, monthly webinars focused around parents as partners. To register for the webinars listed below, please email kristen@buildingbetterfuturesllc.com to ask for the zoom link and password. Even if you are unable to attend live, …

BH-BL Named Among 2022 “Best Communities for Music Education”

For the 10th consecutive year, the NAMM Foundation has recognized BH-BL for its outstanding efforts of teachers, administrators, parents, students and community leaders who are making music part of a well-rounded education for every child in their communities. BH-BL has been named among the 2022 Best Communities for Music Education.

O’Rourke OM Team Places 3rd in States, Advances to World Competition

Congratulations to O’Rourke Middle Schools students on the 7th-grade Odyssey of the Mind team Caroline Welsh, Emme Fischer, Lydia Koivula, Lucy Capo, Paige Reyes and Stella Kibler (and their coaches Kodi Kibler and Sara Welsh) for winning third place at the New York State competition held in Syracuse in late March. This big win means …

School Bus Safety Reminders

BH-BL students and bus drivers will be participating in school bus safety drills on April 6 and 7. Also in the month of April, capital region law enforcement agencies will be participating in Operation Safe Stop which is a program that seeks to promote school bus safety through education and enforcement efforts. As such, BH-BL’s …