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 …

Parent University for Parents of English Language Learners, June 1

Keeping Our Children Successful Strengthening the home-school connection for parents of elementary-aged English Language Learners. On Saturday, June 1 at 10 a.m. in the O’Rourke Middle School Library, please join Mrs. Salasoo and Mrs. Velasco for a Parent University aimed at parents of children who are English Language Learners (ELL) This Parent University event is …

Summer Reading Requirements for Incoming 6th graders

Summer Reading Requirements for Incoming 6th graders All sixth-grade students will be required to independently choose and then read books at home, during a study hall, and/or during class as part of their sixth-grade Readers Workshop (RW) goal.  Below is part of the grading rubric that students will learn more about when they meet their …

Students Participate in a “Sweet” Science Experiment (video)

Charlton Heights first graders try their hand at a “sweet” science experiment during an enrichment lesson with PACE teacher Carrie Sunkes. PACE Enrichment lessons were expanded this school year to include grades 1 through 5 at all three elementary schools. Sunkes travels between the schools working with groups of kids in six-week long lessons that …

CHES OM Team Won State Championship

Charlton Heights fourth-grade Odyssey of the Mind team wins states, advances to World Finals Congratulations to the Charlton Heights Elementary School’s Odyssey of the Mind team for winning  a state championship at the NYS Odyssey of Mind tournament in Binghamton, NY on Saturday, March 23. This win advances the team to the World Finals at …

Summer Rec Registration is Open

Summer Rec 2019 Information & Registration This year the Summer Rec program will be held at Charlton Heights Elementary School from July 1 to 26, weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p. m.(Early drop off is available.) Fee: $385.00 ($50 discount for each additional child) REGISTER TODAY at  bit.ly/BHBLsummerrec Questions? Contact Summer Recreation Director Andrew …

BH-BL Celebrates another successful year of FIRST Robotics

BH-BL Celebrates another successful year of FIRST Robotics In early February, BH-BL students and parents came together to celebrate another successful year of FIRST robotics programming at the first-ever, end-of-the-year FIRST Robotics banquet. Students from the district’s Junior Lego League (Grades K-4), FIRST Lego League (Grades 4-8) and FIRST Tech Challenge teams (Grades 8-12) celebrated …