The PES PTA is hosting a districtwide Summer Kick-Off Carnival on Thursday, June 21 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Admission is free for adults; $5/child. Admission includes yard games, carnival show at 5:45 p.m., petting zoo, entertainment & games every 30 minutes with DJ Nick Maddalone, and fire truck and police car tours. There will also be a dunk tank (dunk Principal Bonacio and other PES staff!), Shooting Star Basketball, Pony Rides, KP’s Smokehouse BBQ, cotton candy, balloon animals, face painting, and more (not included in admission).
At their annual Recognition Night, BH-BL Board of Education members recognized this year's retirees and outstanding students from all five schools who have displayed academic success as well demonstrated exceptional character education traits and qualities. [PHOTOS]
At a ceremony on Friday, June 1 the Board of Education officially dedicated and renamed the library at Stevens Elementary School the Mary Joan Egan Library Media Center in honor of long-time librarian and BH-BL administrator Mary Egan. [READ FULL STORY & VIEW PHOTOS]
Is your child intereted in Track & Field? Have him or her join the Spartan Youth Track & Field Club this summer to explore the sport by trying out different events and learn how to perform in the events. Varsity coaches and athletes will assist in trainings. The club is open to students in grades 3 through 7 and is open to students of all abilities. [DATES & DETAILS]
This camp is designed for students in grades 3 through 12 who are interested in improving their speed, strength, agility and flexibility. [DATES & DETAILS]
Congratulations to the following Stevens Elementary 5th graders who earned the Sandra G. Morley Student Leadership Award at a ceremony at HVCC in early May. Pictured left to right: Thomas Kotkoskie, Reid Balderston, Jared Iwaniec, Miles Bechtel, Olivia Tischler, Evelyn Phelps, Ella Booth, Cassandra Vaughan, Brooke Felix, Avery Pultorak, and Halie Tomlinson. This was the 33rd annual awards ceremony. Each elementary school in the capital district nominates students who they feel deserve this award.
If your child is being picked up at dismissal or early during the day for an appointment, please be sure to send in a completed green pick-up form or note with your child that day. The name of the person picking up the child should be included so we can properly check identification. Emailing the office to notify us of your child being picked up should be used for last minute changes only. Pick-up slips are available from the main office. A bus pass should be sent in whenever your child is taking a different bus on a given day. Bus passes are also available in the main office.