PE teacher Kim Ferrie and her students were celebrating National Girls & Women in Sports Day yesterday. Check out the Daily Gazette article.
Registration packets for children entering kindergarten in 2017 will be mailed out at the end of February. If you are unsure if your child is on the list for kindergarten next year, please contact Registrar Jackie Martini at 399-9141, ext. 85002 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Tell your neighbors and friends too. Also on Monday, March 6 at 7 p.m. at Pashley Elementary School the district is hosting an informational meeting for all parents who have children entering kindergarten in Sept. 2017. Kindergarten registration is Monday and Tuesday, March 13 & 14 at Stevens Elementary School.
Pashley Elementary School special education teacher Cindy King was recently honored by Channel 13's Elaine Houston as an Educator of the Week! Way to go Mrs. King!
BH-BL female students in grades 4 through 8 are invited to a free "Girls in STEM" event at the University of Albany on Saturday, March 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The girls will attend two dynamic, hands-on workshops of their choice and hear a presentation from Nathalia Holt, author of Rise of the Rocket Girls. (Lunch is provided.) This is event is sponsored by the Master Teacher program at UAlbany. Space is limited. [MORE INFO & REGISTRATION]
Congratulations to student Fiona DeSimony who is Pashley's latest graduate of the 1,001 Book Program. That sure is a lot of books--way to go, Fiona! Pashley parents who are interested in enrolling their children in the 1,001 Book Program may stop by the front office to register and sign out a bag of ten books. The program is open to Pashley pre-schoolers and students in grades K-5.
Ms. O'Rourke's fourth-grade class at Pashley Elementary School spent the past three weeks learning about, researching, and studying Native American history. The culmination of their hard works was a ... [READ MORE & PHOTOS]
Students in grades 3-6 and their parents are invited to Exploring Engineering Day on Saturday, Feb. 18. This free half-day, hands-on program at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is held in celebration of National Engineers Week and is intended to help young students better understand what engineering is and what engineers do. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. [REGISTER] [MORE INFORMATION] (Snow date: Feb. 25.)
Now that the winter weather has arrived, we’d like to remind parents and students of BH-BL’s school delay and closing procedures. When determining whether to delay or close school, the decision-making process begins at 4:30 a.m. and includes ...[READ MORE]
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]