Student Musicians Recognized by Board for their NYSSMA All-State Acceptance

Congratulations to BH-BL High School students Cedric Sirianni, Blake Zardezed, and Will Ziegler for earning perfect scores (100) at their NYSSMA auditions and being named NYSSMA All-State musicians. As such, the students were also recognized publicly with proclamations by the BH-BL Board of Education at its January 22, 2020 meeting. Cedric Sirianni was accepted into …

Capital Region Schools Organize Public Forum to Discuss State Aid with Legislators, Jan. 30

BH-BL and nearly a dozen other Capital Region school districts will gather with state legislators at Columbia High School in East Greenbush for a Forum on Sustainability of Schools on Thursday, January 30 from 7-8:30 p.m. in the school’s auditorium. The event was developed to start a conversation with New York state legislators concerning the …

Lap Swim Cancelled Jan. 21-24, New Schedule Beginning Jan. 27

Due to student life guards participating in Regents week, lap swim will be cancelled from Tuesday, Jan. 21 to Friday, Jan. 24. Additionally, beginning the week of January 27, lap swim will only be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 a.m. Residents looking to participate in lap swim on those days must register with …

Capital Project UPDATE: HS Auditorium Closes in January, Renovations Begin Early

Building Our 2nd Century II Capital Project UPDATE HS Auditorium Closes in January, Renovations Begin Early Included in the voter-approved Building Our 2nd Century II Capital Project is the renovation and upgrade of the high school’s auditorium. Originally slated to close next school year, the auditorium will now close in January 2020 and the construction …

Students’ Artwork in Saratoga All-Star Exhibition, Jan. 11-Feb. 8

Congratulations to BH-BL High School student artists whose work will be in the Saratoga All-Stars Exhibition from January 11-February 8 at the Saratoga Arts Gallery. Way to go: Cheyanne Stone (senior), Untitled, Archival Inkjet Photo Cindy Chann (senior), Untitled, Stoneware & Glaze Ada Bouchard (freshman), “Atypical,” Mixed Media Nicholas DeLeo (senior), “Imaginative Portrait,” Illustration Marker …

Future City Team Wins Regional Competition for 3rd Consecutive Year

Congratulations to O’Rourke Middle School’s Future City team for winning first place, for the third consecutive year, at this weekend’s 2020 Future City Albany Regional Competition. The team advances to the National Competition held in Washington, D.C.  in February. In addition to the team’s city, Nerosparta, winning the regional competition, the team also received awards …

Hannah Shell Named Top Scholar in Regeneron Science Talent Search

Congratulations to BH-BL High School senior and Science Research Program student Hannah Shell who has been named a top 300 scholar in the 79th Regeneron Science Talent Search—the nation’s oldest and most prestigious science and mathematics competition for high school seniors. Nearly 2,000 students entered the competition this year and Hannah is the only student …