Students planning to play on a school athletic team this fall must have an updated sports physical on file with the athletic department. The school physician will be at the middle and high schools on Wednesday, May 31 during the school day. This will be the last time athletic physicals will be offered before the fall athletic season begins. Students should sign up with the school nurse any time before May 31.
Providing our students necessary and appropriate social and emotional support is a priority within the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District, which is why this letter is intended to make you aware of a controversial series on Netflix entitled “13 Reasons Why” that is trending amongst our students. [READ LETTER]
The 5-Hour Pre-Licensing course originally scheduled for June 6 and 7 will now be held Tuesday and Wednesday, May 23 and 24. Class is held from 7 until 9:30 p.m in the high school on both nights. [READ MORE]
Congratulations to BH-BL High School music groups for outstanding performances at NYSSMA Major Organizations Festival: Concert Choir with Ann Derrick as the conductor earned Level 6 Gold; Concert Band with Benjamin O’Shea as the conductor earned Level 6 Gold w/Distinction; and String Orchestra with Karen Russell as the conductor earned Level 4 Gold. It's a great day to be a Spartan!
In order for the STEAM addition at the high school to be operational for the 2017-18 school year, the high school auditorium will close in early May. All concerts and events previously scheduled for the auditorium in May and June have been relocated. [RELOCATION SCHEDULE]
The BH-BL Fine Arts Department will offer summer music instruction from July 10 through August 4, 2017. This program is recommended for students of all ages and abilities who enjoy playing and have a desire to improve their musical skills. The music instruction provided during...[READ MORE]
Congratulations to the art students selected for The Arts and Enrichment Service of the Capital Region BOCES 2017 Student Art Show. [READ MORE]
BH-BL is proud to announce the signing of six students who accepted athletic scholarships for next year by signing Letters of Intent...[FULL STORY]
Congratulations to Mayanna Hurst who won third place for a Digital Design Award; Noah Mesh who received the Outstanding Editing Award as well as Honorable Mention in Computer Animation; and to Bryan Schulte for earning an Honorable Mention in Stop Action Animation at the recent Annual Capital District Media Competition. [FULL STORY & PHOTOS]
Have you been wondering what's going on at the front of BH-BL High School? Well, we are nearing the completion of our voter-approved 2013 capital project that includes the construction of a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) addition at BH-BL HS. This addition will bring... [READ MORE & VIEW PHOTO GALLERY]
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.
Parent Today subscribers are learning how to navigate financial aid forms, focus seniors on the graduation endgame, and make science and math fun for younger students through the Great Backyard Bird Count. You can sign up for this free e-newsletter and website. [MORE]