Rzeszotarski Named to the Capital District Sports Women of the Year

Congratulations to BH-BL HS student Carlie Rzeszotarski AMONG CAPITAL DISTRICT SPORTS WOMEN OF THE YEAR 2022 Carlie Rzeszotarski, a senior at Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School, has been named as one of the 10 scholastic award recipients for 2022 by the Capital District Sports Women of the Year organization. Carlie, who competes in basketball and …

Charlton Heights Principal Announces Retirement

Mr. Sinnenberg: A Spartan Through and Through Long-time Charlton Heights Elementary School Principal Tim Sinnenberg recently announced that after nearly 30 years at BH-BL he will retire on January 1, 2023. Tim, a 1985 BH-BL High School graduate, began teaching at Charlton Heights in 1992. He spent nearly 11 years teaching third- and fourth-grade students …

Live Stream: Honors Night, June 16

If you are unable to attend the BH-BL High School’s Honor Night on Thursday, June 16, please feel free to watch the live stream so you don’t miss a thing! [Click here for the live stream]

New Teacher Feature Video (June 8)

Embedded YouTube Video about Nicole Passante Our Teacher Feature videos provide a glimpse into the lives of our fantastic teachers–inside and outside the classroom. As we build our video library you can follow along by clicking on this YouTube video playlist 4.27.22 – The One with Elsa Hjelmar – Video 6.1.22-  The One with Nick …

CHES students in Mrs. Hjelmar’s Class Learn Braille

“How can you communicate in different ways?” was the question Mrs. Hjelmar’s class wanted to answer after reading biographies on the lives of Helen Keller, Alexander Graham Bell, and Anne Sullivan. The readings sparked her students’ curiosity so much that she invited Alicia Sherman, a TVI teacher from WSWHE BOCES, to help answer this question …

Video: National Honor Society Induction Ceremony, May 18

The BH-BL High School’s National Honor Society Induction Ceremony will premiere on our YouTube channel on Wednesday, May 18 at 7 p.m. Click this link to view a video of the ceremony.  

BH-BL Residents Pass Budget, Elect Longtin & Mitchell to Board

On Tuesday, May 17, 2022, BH-BL residents approved the 2022-23 school budget of $76,634,726 with 2,173 yes votes and 794 no votes, and a passing margin of nearly 73 percent. Residents also elected incumbent Jennifer Longtin to her fourth term and David Mitchell to his first term on the board of education. They received the …

Learn more about school budget vote, May 17

Don’t forget to vote! Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the BH-BL High School gym, 88 Lakehill Road. Budget at-a-Glance Proposed Budget: $76,634,726 Estimated Tax Rate Increase: 1.82% Tax Levy Increase: 2.50% Budget-to-Budget Increase: 5.63% or 3.84% without transfer [Print-Friendly 2022-23 Budget Newsletter] 2022-23 Budget proposal focused on sustaining, restoring and …