Memorial Day: No School May 24-27

In observance of Memorial Day, all BH-BL Schools and district office are closed from Friday, May 24 to Monday, May 27. Classes resume on Tuesday, May 28. Have a safe holiday weekend. 🇺🇸 Embedded YouTube video of the color guard procession at BH-BL High School’s Memorial Day Ceremony

Summer 2019 Camps

Looking for something for your kids to do this summer? Here are a few camps offered in the area. Youth Learn to Row Open to students in grades 6-12 Three 2-Week Sessions (7/1, 7/22, 8/12) Monday through Friday, 10 a.m to 12:30 p.m. $160 per person bhrow.com/learn-to-row BH-BL Summer Recreation 2019 Located at Charlton Heights …

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 …

Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, June 8

You are invited… On Saturday, June 8, the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Athletic Association is hosting the Class of 2019 Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony to honor those individuals who have made contributions to the BH-BL Athletic Program. The ceremony will be held at Hilton Garden Inn, 30 Clifton Country Rd., Clifton Park, NY. It begins …

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 …

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) …

Stevens Students Create Mosaic “Masterpiece” Out of Rubik’s Cubes

Library time isn’t only about helping kids find the right book to nurture their love of learning and reading. Library lessons are also about exploring new things, working together as a team, and making some really cool discoveries. That’s exactly what third grade students at Stevens Elementary School did recently with Library Media Specialist Heidi …

Creative Writers Read Winning Stories at Bookstore

Creative Writers Read Winning Stories at Bookstore On Sunday, May 5, BH-BL students, Elizabeth (Stevens Elementary School), Emmy (Pashley Elementary School) and Caroline (Stevens Elementary School), spent the morning reading their winning creative writing pieces at the Open Door Bookstore on Jay Street in Schenectady. The bookstore holds an annual children’s creative writing contest then …