2019-20 School Supply Lists

Get a jump start on school supplies for the 2019-20 school year. Achieve Program Mrs. Dunbar (Grades K-2) Mrs. Smith (Grades 3-5) Kindergarten Mrs. Gregory Mrs. McCormack Mrs. Paolino Mrs. Patton First Grade Mrs. Bennice Mrs. D’Angelo Mrs. Lynch Mrs. Malizia Second Grade Mrs. Durrant Mrs. Craig Mrs. Saddlemire Ms. Wilson Third Grade Mrs. Keyes …

New School Year Begins Sept. 5

We hope you had a nice summer! The 2019-20 school year begins on Thursday, Sept. 5 for students in grades 1-12. The first day of school for kindergarten students is Friday, Sept. 6. Classroom supply lists can be found on individual school homepages. Other important dates Freshmen Orientation, Sept. 4, from 7:45 to 11:50 a.m., …

Students Sing in American Young Voices Concert

Last month, 28 students from Stevens Elementary School Grade 5 Chorus sang 🎤🎼🎶in the American Young Voices Concert at the Times Union Center with more than 3,000 other students from local area school districts. Led by renowned conductor, Francisco Nunez, accompanied by a live band of accomplished musicians, and complemented with professional lighting and sound, …

Congratulations to the Class of 2019

Embedded YouTube video of the Class of 2019 Graduation Ceremony at SPAC On Wednesday, June 26, 249 students in the class of 2019 walked across the stage at SPAC to accept their high school diplomas. This ceremony was a district milestone because it marked the 100th commencement celebration. BH-BL became a consolidated school district in …

2019 Summer Math Challenge

Let the Math Challenge begin! If your child is interested in participating in the 2019 Summer Math Challenge, please have them log into their respective school and appropriate grade. Have a great summer!  

Building Our 2nd Century II capital project work begins this summer

School leaders are excited to begin the Building Our 2nd Century II construction project that was approved by voters in October 2018. Among other things, this project includes the addition of a secure entrance at the middle school, districtwide classroom upgrades, high school auditorium renovations, a new transportation facility, and roof repairs. The work is …

Coaches “Camp Out” on Roof

Pashey PE teachers are certainly true to their word! The school and PTA held its first Boosterthon Fundraiser and if $20,000 was raised for a new running track, Coaches Cohen and Ferrie agreed to camp out on the roof. Well, they raised the money so…it was the coaches turn to stick to their word. Earlier …

Summer Reading Challenge

Pashley Library Media Specialist Mrs. Neddo is challenging all Polar Bears to a Summer Reading Challenge. Can you read for at least 20 minutes each day this summer? She certain hopes so! The challenge runs from Friday, June 21 to Saturday, August 31. Psst: Don’t forget the power of audio books.  Grab one for the …

Yearbooks on sale, $40

Calling all OMS students–don’t forget to purchase your 2018-19 yearbook!  They are available for $40.  Students can bring their money (cash or check payable to BH-BL CSD) to Mrs. Kibler’s room 220.

Students Program Robots to Complete an Obstacle Course

Exploring Computer Science students had fun testing their programming skills through an end-of-the-unit robotics project that challenged them to train their robots to complete an obstacle course hands-free. To successfully complete this obstacle course (and thus earning a passing grade), the students’ robots had to be programmed to first reverse out of their designated parking …