Hey students, it's time to dust off your semi-formal attire and get ready to dance at the Equinox Charity Ball on Friday, March 24 from 7 to 10 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. Tickets are $10 each. This event raises money for Ainsley's Angels of America charity. [FLYER]
Do you like pie? Who doesn't, right? Well, you can have your pie and eat it too thanks to the BH-BL HS PTSA. They are sponsoring a pie fundraiser to support the purchase of an electronic sign for the outside entrance to the high school. Each pie is $12 and comes from Smith's Orchard in Charlton. You can chose from 12 different pies--or buy a few since they come frozen. Orders need to be placed by Monday, April 24. Pies will be available for pick up on Thursday, May 11 between 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. in the BH-BL HS cafeteria. [ORDER FORM]
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.
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!
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]
BH-BL high school World Languages Honor Society and World Languages Club members recently attended the Pashley PARP Family Night where they read Spanish books to elementary students. Reading is fun in many different languages!
Without the help of parents, the PTSA would not be able to offer so many activities and events for BH-BL HS students. If you would like to get involved and be a part of the wonderful memories students will cherish, please contact Colleeen Grabb at firstname.lastname@example.org. The following positions are open for the 2017-18 school year: President, Secretary, Founders Day, Fundraising, Odyssey of the Mind, Reflections, Teacher Appreciation Luncheon Co-Chair, Prom/After Glow, and School Pictures.
BH-BL recently inducted 33 new members to the World Language Honor Society. Congratulations Kaitlin Allison (German), Karolyn Bedore (Spanish), Zach Bringhurst (French), Cassidy Burgner (Spanish), Josh Crowder (Spanish), Lindsey DeBonis (French), Julia Delucia (Spanish), Andrea Desrochers (German), Maria DeVito (Spanish), Therese Erickson (German), Caroline Felton (French), Jasmine Fisher (Spanish), Justin Giorgio (French), Taylor Grabo (French), Alison Henglein (Spanish), Grace Holzman (French), Lauren Hopsicker (German), Elliot Howard (Spanish), Grace Isaksen (Spanish), Amanda Kucharski (Spanish), Michael Messere (German), Ashley Miller (Spanish), Justin Orlando (Spanish), Liam Picozzi (Spanish), Mikayla Pierce (Spanish), Bryan Pustolka (Spanish), Isela Rodriguez (German I), Anna Scott (Spanish), Kayla Seeley (German), Alexus Slover (Spanish), Noah Van Osterlitz (Spanish), Ethan Van Vorst (Spanish) and Ben Veresko (Spanish).
Congratulations to BH-BL High School and O’Rourke Middle School students who have been accepted into 2016-17 Saratoga-Warren All-County and Suburban Council Bands, Choirs, Orchestras, and Jazz Bands...[READ MORE]
The 2016 graduation rates are final and BH-BL's 95 percent rate ranks #2 in the capital region and well above the statewide average of 79 percent. Keep up the good work, Spartans! [TIMES UNION ARTICLE]
Cherish your high school memories and revisit them anytime through your yearbook. Pre-order your 2016-17 yearbook now for $70 per book. [ORDER YOUR YEARBOOK]
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