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 …

Founder’s Day Tickets Available until Jan. 28

The BH-BL PTA will once again recognize community members for their outstanding contributions to the district at its annual Founder’s Day Celebration on Thursday, Feb. 6 from 5:30-9:30 p.m. at Glen Sanders Mansion, Scotia, NY. The event includes hearty hors d’oeuvres, buffet dinner, cash bar, desserts, coffee and tea. The ceremony begins at promptly at …

NYSSMA Solo Festival Sign Ups

Student musicians are invited to apply for participation in three different NYSSMA Solo Festivals, scheduled for the Spring. The NYSSMA Piano Solo Festival  at The College of Saint Rose on March 6 and 7. The application deadline is Wednesday, Jan. 8. The regular NYSSMA Instrumental/Vocal Festival at Voorheesville on  April 3 and 4. The application …

Jami Fuson selected to perform at Carnegie Hall

Congratulations to BH-BL High School sophomore musician Jami Fuson for being been selected from an international pool of applicants as a finalist to perform with the WorldStrides Honors String Orchestra at Carnegie Hall at the end of January. Jami will travel to New York City and spend three days working with other musicians from 48 …

BH-BL again named “Best Communities for Music Education” school

Congratulations to the entire BH-BL School District and community for being named among the nation’s Best Communities for Music Education for the 7th year in a row! BH-BL is one of approximately 600 school districts across the nation that is being recognized by The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for their outstanding music …