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March 22, 2017

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BH-BL Follies, March 31 and April 1

The 2017 Follies are here! Join us on Friday or Saturday, March 31 and April 1 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium for the district's annual community talent show featuring BH-BL students of all ages. Tickets are $5 each and will be sold at the door. Entry is free for children under 5 years of age All proceeds benefit BH-BL's Arts in Education program. We hope to see you there.

March 21, 2017

BH-BL Science Research students earn awards at Science & Engineering Fair

See their work at annual Science Symposium, April 27

This past Saturday, BH-BL High School Science Research students competed at the 2017 Greater Capital Region Science and Engineering Fair where more than 100 Senior Division projects were presented, thus making the competition quite stiff, explains Science Research teacher Regina Reals. [FULL STORY]

March 22, 2017

BH-BL Teachers' Association annual garage sale, April 8

Join the BH-BL Teachers' Association for its 6th annual garage sale on Saturday, April 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. Admission is free, but early birds are welcome at 8 a.m. for a $5 entry fee. All proceeds will benefit the BH-BL TA Scholarship Fund. Items for sale include furniture, electronics, home goods, toys, books, tools, clothing and more!

March 21, 2017

Capital Region School District Job Fair, April 26

Area districts are hiring

BH-BL and nearly two dozen other Capital Region districts are participating in a Job Fair on Wednesday, April 26 from 3 to 7 p.m. in the Guilderland Senior High School gymnasium. Teachers, support staff, and substitute positions in all titles are open throughout the region. [FLYER]

March 21, 2107

STEM-related projects erupt, glow, and generate power at Pashley's Science Fair

Students, parents, and grandparents filled the gymnasium at Pashley Elementary School during the annual Science Fair which boasted projects based around STEM--Science, Technology, Engineering and Math--this year. Attendees got to roam the room stopping at ...[READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS]

REPOSTED March 21, 2017

Three Board of Education seats open

Three seats on the board will be open for election at the May 16, 2017 school budget & Board of Education vote. If you are interested in running for the board, please contact Tara Mitchell to pick up a Board Candidacy Packet which includes a petition, a biographical worksheet, and other important information. The packet can be picked up at the District Office/Communications Office, O'Rourke Middle School, 173 Lakehill Road. Petitions are due to the district office/Tara Mitchell no later than 5 p.m. Monday, April 17. However, petitions and biographical information (and a photo) are welcomed early.

March 16, 2017

Two Stevens Odyssey of the Mind teams advance to states

Congratulations to the Stevens Elementary School students who competed in the Odyssey of the Mind regional  tournament on Saturday, March 5. There were five different teams from Stevens, and two of them are advancing to the state competition in April. [FULL STORY]

March 10, 2017

O'Rourke Middle School Odyssey of the Mind team takes first place

Students to compete in NYS tournament in April

Congratulations to the O’Rourke Middle School Odyssey of the Mind (OM) team for earning first place at the OM regional tournament. [FULL STORY & PHOTOS]

March 10, 2017

Sinopoli takes second place at Upstate Science & Humanities Symposium

Congratulations to BH-BL High School Science Research student Jonathan Sinopoli for his second place finish in the poster session at the state level in the recent Upstate Junior Science and Humanities Symposium for his research titled "Not Just for Football: Linking Firearm Use to Concussions." Way to go, Jon!

March 10, 2017

Polar Bears kicked off PARP at "Read Around the World"

Last week Pashley held its annual Parents as Reading Partners (PARP) Read-In where students enjoyed a night of reading and travel as they "visited" seven different countries and listened to international stories read by ...[FULL STORY]

March 1, 2017

Community Swim Program cancelled until Sept. 2017

HS pool closed for repairs

Due to the malfunction of a main drainage pipe which had the potential to create an unsafe structure, the high school pool has been closed and drained in anticipation of repairs. Because of the complexity of the repairs, it is estimated the pool will be closed until late winter or spring. This means the community swim program for the remainder of this year is cancelled and the boys swim team has been relocated for the remainder of its season. [READ MORE]


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