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Recap of March 8 Community Conversation

Filed in District by on March 23, 2017
Recap of March 8 Community Conversation

Video and frequently asked questions about the future of Clarksville Elementary School.

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Spring Recycle Fest is Saturday, April 8

Filed in District, District News by on March 23, 2017

Once again, the Bethlehem Central School District Green Team will co-sponsor a community-wide recycling event. The Spring Recycle Fest is Saturday, April 8 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Elm Avenue Park. The event is open to all area residents. Textile and book recycling is free. Free shredding is limited to Town of Bethlehem […]

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May 26 will now be a regular school day

Filed in District by on March 23, 2017
May 26 will now be a regular school day

This day was added back to the calendar because of snow day use.

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CANCELED: Mar. 24 BCCF Wacky Olympics/Dodgeball

Filed in District, District News by on March 23, 2017

EVENT CANCELED: The Bethlehem Central Community Fund (BCCF) Wacky Olympics and Dodgeball Tournament, which had been rescheduled for tomorrow, March 24, has been canceled. The BCCF will be working on planning a future event but details are not yet available. Thank you for your continuing support of the BCCF, which works to enrich and enhance the […]

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BCMS March Character Luncheon

Filed in BCMS, Student Spotlight by on March 23, 2017

On Tuesday, March 21, fifty middle school students were treated to a special pizza lunch and a “Pit Party” after being selected by teachers for demonstrating one of the following character traits: Open Mindedness, Kindness and Authenticity. The best part of the celebration? They each got to bring along a friend.  While the students at BCMS represent a number of positive characteristics […]

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Slingerlands launches effort to build water well in Africa

Filed in Archive, Slingerlands by on March 22, 2017
Slingerlands launches effort to build water well in Africa

On World Water Day, Slingerlands kicks off an effort to build a drinking well in Africa.

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Grades 3-8 NYS ELA testing Mar. 28-30

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on March 21, 2017

Bethlehem students in grades 3-8 will take state exams in English language arts (ELA) beginning Tuesday, March 28 and continuing through Thursday, March 30. The math exams for grades 3-8 will take place this year in May.  Testing Dates March 28-30, 2017: NYS ELA Testing, Grades 3-8 May 2-4, 2017: NYS Math Testing, Grades 3-8 Testing Information Glossary […]

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Capital Region School Job Fair is April 26

Filed in District, District News by on March 21, 2017
Capital Region School Job Fair is April 26

Attention: job seekers! The Capital Region School District Job Fair will be held on Thursday, April 26 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Guilderland High School in the Senior High School Gymnasium. Guilderland High School is located at 8 School Road, Guilderland Center, NY 12085. This event, sponsored jointly by more than a dozen area school districts, […]

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Impact of snow day use for students, families

Filed in District, District News by on March 20, 2017

On March 1, the district notified families that Friday, May 26 (which had been identified on the school calendar as a possible contingent holiday) will be a regular school day for all Bethlehem students K-12 due to snow day use in January and February. Despite last week’s snow storm and the use of two additional snow days, March 14 and […]

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Watch: Choral festival finale “I am an Eagle”

Filed in District, District News by on March 20, 2017

Last September, now-retired BC teacher Mike DeAngelis presented his former colleagues with a gift of song as they started the new year. That song, I AM AN EAGLE, was quickly embraced by staff and students alike. At the Choral Festival on Thursday, March 16, our talented music teachers and student singers, unveiled the new choral […]

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