Opening School Q&A Session, Aug. 25 at 6 pm

The previously postponed “Opening School Q&A Session” has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021, at 6 pm prior to the Board of Education meeting. The meeting will be held in the O’Rourke Middle School cafeteria, 173 Lakehill Road. (Enter through the music door entrance.) The regularly scheduled Board meeting will immediately follow. In the …

Letter from Superintendent Dr. McGrath; Aug. 19 Forum Postponed

Hello Parents/Guardians- I have a few important updates I wanted to pass along. We made a minor adjustment to the formatting of our mitigation protocol plan to clear up some confusion expressed in emails I have been receiving. It seems that some people interpreted the plan as proposing that we move from level to level based simply …

Universal Pre-Kindergarten Lottery Aug. 16; Applications Due Aug. 12

BH-BL to Offer Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program This Fall After two months of networking with area daycare providers and nursery schools, BH-BL will be partnering with the Glenville YMCA to provide a UPK program for BH-BL families. The nursery school is held at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, located at 547 Saratoga Rd, Glenville, NY 12302. …

Update on Face Coverings in BH-BL Summer School/Camps

The NYS Department of Health’s Interim Guidance for Child Care, Day Camp, and Overnight Camp Programs during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency has now been revised to apply to summer school programming as well. BH-BL programs will follow the new guidance effective immediately. The guidance states: Unvaccinated children/campers are strongly encouraged but not required to wear face …

2021-22 School Year Supply Lists

Supply Lists for the 2021-22 School Year Grade 6 | Grade 7 | Grade 8 Grade 6 English: Yellow pocket folder*  & a yellow, one-subject notebook Literature/Reading: Red pocket folder* Math: Blue pocket folder* & your teacher will let you know what other supplies are needed Science: Green pocket folder & your teacher will let …

Congratulations to the Class of 2021 (Video!)

This class made history during the 2020-21 pandemic school year. They wore masks, stayed socially distanced, and attended hybrid school all year. But, they did it. Congratulations to the determined class of 2021 and best of luck on your future endeavors. #GreatDay2BeASpartan

Watch the 2021 Spring Musical “Every Song a Story”

The 2021 HS Spring Musical “Every Song a Story,” a review of selections from over a dozen shows, was a formidable undertaking during these challenging times. Thanks go out to all who helped make this possible.  Due to the limitations presented by the pandemic, it has taken months to record, edit and now release to …

Cunningham, Hodgkinson, Martindale, Smith, Sullivan & Trinchillo Receive BOCES Program Awards

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School Albany campus announces program awards Nearly 300 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School students were honored on June 14 for their excellence in programs preparing them for future careers in professions ranging from diesel technician to nurse, welder and chef. During an awards and graduation ceremony watched …