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Congratulations to BH-BL HS seniors Luke LeBel and Gwenda Law for taking first place in their sessions at this weekend's Junior Science & Humanities Symposium, and to Matthew Cyrus for taking second place in his session. LeBel and Law will move on to compete against 28 other students March 8 and 9 at the Upstate JSHS for the honor of representing New York State in the National Competition. Cyrus also advances and will compete in the poster session at the Upstate Fair. This is another outstanding example of academic excellence at BH-BL! We wish the students good luck at the next round of competitions!
Congratulations to the BH-BL HS art students whose sculptures were selected for the annual juried Art in Three Dimensions Show. [MORE]
Congratulations to the BH-BL HS students whose artwork was selected for the show "Represented" at... [MORE]
Congratulations to BH-BL HS business teacher Jen Wheeler for being named a top teacher by channel 13. Way to go Mrs. Wheeler! [NEWS VIDEO]
Dry ice bubbles, computer programming, Oobleck (aka Science Slime), Glow in the Dark Bubbles, CD Hovercrafts, Elephant Toothpaste, an Iodine Clock, and Lava Beakers were just some of the nearly 20 different science experiment stations that students in fourth grade were ... [READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS]
Congratulations to the BH-BL HS robotics team for doing so well in a recent competition at Albany Academy that it moves to the Regional Competition at PACE University. The team also took ... [READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS]
This past week representatives from Price Chopper presented BH-BL HS teacher Ms. Bach and students with a "Tools for Schools" check for 250,000 points for ... [READ MORE]
BH-BL Superintendent Patrick McGrath spoke to Gazette reporters about what the Governor's education budget proposal means for BH-BL--the state will continue to withhold more than $600K in state aid through the GEA and foundation aid will be flat. Tough decisions lay ahead for district leaders if the GEA is not restored. In the meantime, we encourage residents to reach out to local legislators to ask for the elimination of the GEA now--not over a two-year period. [READ GAZETTE ARTICLE] [ADVOCACY INFORMATION]
Congratulations to BH-BL HS student Nico Petel who was one of only two area students to receive the 2016 Student Courage Award, which is presented annually by the Martin Luther King Lecture series at Siena College. The Courage Award honors young men and women in the Capital Region who have demonstrated personal courage by taking positive action against racism, prejudice or bias-related violence in their community. Nico is the first BH-BL student to receive this award. Spartan Pride!
For the last 20 years BH-BL's Family & Consumer Sciences Department has operated a preschool, Kids Korner, in the spring at the high school. Kids Korner is a learning lab planned and implemented...[READ MORE]
Congratulations to the more than 110 students (and parents) who are part of the district's popular Jr. FIRST Lego League for ... [READ MORE]
Congratulations to BH-BL HS senior Allison Taft who was recently chosen to be an Albany Pro Musical apprentice for the second year in a row. This is a prestigious ... [READ MORE]
At its January meeting, the Board of Education approved the district's comprehensive technology investment plan that will be submitted to the state to be considered for SmartSchools Bond money...[READ MORE & VIEW PLAN]
Congratulations to the O'Rourke Middle School Future Cities team for taking second place in the ... [READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS]
BH-BL's graduation rate of 95% is #1 in the region, according to today's article in the Schenectady Gazette. Keep up the good work Spartans! [READ ARTICLE]
Congratulations to BH-BL High School student Luke LeBel for being recognized as an Intel Science Talent Search Semi-finalist for his work on creating an index that will help predict hurricane precipitation amounts. The STS is one of the oldest and most prestigious science fairs in the United States, often called the "Junior Nobel Prize". Good luck to Luke on the next steps to possibly being named a finalist!
Giving back to Albany Medical Center goes deep for Lauren Szczepaniak who was only 10 days old when...[VIEW NEWS CLIP]
Elementary school students learned about the district's history in a Centennial assembly where they got to see how BH-BL schools, dress styles, music and more have changed throughout the decades. Enjoy this slideshow video about BH-BL's history. [SLIDESHOW VIDEO]
At the 12th annual All Stars exhibition from Jan. 16 through Feb. 27, Saratoga Arts will showcase the work of Saratoga County high school students, including nine from BH-BL. Congratulations to ... [READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS]
Congratulations to BH-BL and Career & Technical Education student Connor Craig for being the latest recipient of the Evan M. Schwarz Helping Hand Memorial Scholarship. The award was presented recently by the Schwarz family and teacher Corey Gable during a ceremony in the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education Center (CTE) welding classroom. [READ MORE]
School superintendents from across seven counties in the Greater Capital Region have come together to outline the changes needed at the state level to spur a period of progress and achievement for New York’s students and schools. The priorities are detailed in a legislative position paper...[READ MORE]
In December, the VFW Post 4660 held a Voice of Democracy awards ceremony at a Glenville Town meeting to congratulate and recognize ... [READ MORE]