Collins Named Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction

As the 2018-19 school year wrapped up and the Board of Education recognized and thanked nearly two dozen retirees, the board also unanimously approved the appointment of David Collins as the next BH-BL Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction. Collins replaces long time educator and administrator Dr. Maryellen Symer who retired at the end of …

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., …

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 …

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 …

Stevens gets a “Buddy Bench”

Buddy Bench at Stevens encourages friendships, inclusiveness Whether it’s the beginning, middle, or end of the school year some kids find that making friends can be a difficult task. But, it’s a task that BH-BL staff encourage and nurture year round by helping kids make connections and spread kindness. In fact, this desire for inclusivity …

Aquatic ‘Bots Take a Dip in HS Pool

Robotics students take a dive into the world of aquatic robotics during their Sea Perch challenge. Sea Perch  is a program originally sponsored by the US Navy in which students design, build, and drive autonomous underwater vehicles. Students were challenged to compete against each other in three events: speed race, an underwater obstacle course, and …

32 student athletes sign Letters of Intent

Congratulations to the 32 BH-BL student athletes who signed Letters of Intent committing to play college-level sports in the fall. 🎉👏 #GreatDay2BeASpartan  Good luck next year to Gordy Adams (🥍Cortland), Noah Agoney (🥍HVCC), Max Blowers (🏃‍♂️ St. John Fisher), Mollie Boone (⚽️ Union), Jalen Bocyck (🏈 Brockport), Josh Crowder (🏃‍♂️ Gordon), Vincent Daviero (🏈 Brockport), Lindsey DeBonis (🏐 St. John Fisher), John …

Summer 2019 Camps

Looking for something for your kids to do this summer? Here are a few camps offered in the area. Spartan Youth Football Skills Camp A great way to get in shape for the season.  Coach Shell, his staff, and the high school football players will run drills and teach skills each night of camp. Monday, …