Students’ artwork to appear at SPAC Exhibit, June 2

Congratulations to the following BH-BL high school art students whose work was selected to be part of the student art show featured at the “Saratoga Performing Arts Center’s Festival of Young Artists” on Sunday, June 2 from 2-4 p.m. The exhibit celebrates the creativity of hundreds of the Capital Region’s student dancers, musicians, singers, poets, …

2019-20 School Budget Vote Passes

Residents Approve 2019-20 School Budget On Tuesday, May 21 residents approved the 2019-20 school budget proposal of $69,548,408 with 1,173 yes votes and 420 no votes, and a passing margin of nearly 74 percent. The Board of Education election results are Patrick Ziegler with 969 votes, Jennifer Longtin with 955 votes, and Lee-Ann Mertzlufft with …

Teacher Appreciation Video

May 6 through May 10 was National Teacher Appreciation Week O’Rourke Middle School students helped make this video to show their teachers just how much they are truly appreciated and to thank them for all their hard work and dedication. The video was played during the teacher luncheon that was sponsored by the PTA. With …

Leggieri Named Coach of the Year

Congratulations to Boys Tennis Coach Geoff Leggieri for being named NYSPHSAA Coach of the Year. The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA), in conjunction with the New York State Coaches Association, select one winner per varsity sport as a coach of the year.  This year’s Boys Varsity 🎾 Tennis Coach of the …

Performing & Visual Arts Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, May 20

Performing and Visual Arts Hall of Fame Induction to be part of BH-BL Showcase Please join us on Monday, May 20 at 7:30 p.m., when Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School presents the annual Fine Arts Honors Showcase, featuring performances by the BH-BL High School Orchestra, Concert Band and Concert Choir, a slideshow presentation of artwork …

We Are O’Rourke t-shirt sales end May 15

We are O’Rourke! Show your Spartan Pride and support the school’s positive culture campaign. Order a custom-designed “We are O’Rourke” t-shirt by May 15. You can order your shirt online.  (When prompted to leave an optional note, please enter your student’s name, homeroom teacher, and school in the NOTES section.)

Stevens Students Set New Guinness World Record in Speed Stacking

Speed and concentration help 310 Stevens Elementary School students become part of setting a new Guinness World Record for speed stacking. Earlier in the school year, Stevens students along with students from more than 2,500 schools in more than 25 different countries participated in a record-setting challenge by speed stacking for 30 minutes (or more) …