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Annual Notifications and Community Announcements

The Bethlehem Central School District is committed to keeping families and residents up-to-date on important information and events in the community. This online resource helps us meet that goal while saving money on printing costs and protecting our natural resources.


Annual Notifications

To access the most up-to-date notifications for families and residents of the Bethlehem Central School District, visit our Annual Notifications page.


Community Announcements

The district is a central hub of activity in the community, particularly as it relates to educational and recreational opportunities available to children. This Community Announcements page is provided as a service to parents for informational purposes only. For more information about the activities and organizations listed below, please use the contact information provided with each entry.

If you have a community announcement you would like posted, please click here to access the online submission form. *Please note that this submission does not automatically update our website. Please do not expect an immediate response. This page is manually maintained.

Click here to read our Terms & Conditions

  • Albany Pine Bush Preserve Lupine Fest

On Saturday, June 2nd from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., witness the magic of spring at the Albany Pine Bush Preserve’s 14th annual Lupine Fest.  Fields of violet Lupine flowers and fluttering Karner Blue butterflies set the stage for visitors to explore and support the Albany Pine Bush Preserve and its partners.  Visitors can enjoy nature walks, hands on activities with community partners, music, games, crafts, food, vendors and more! All ages. Free!

All parking will be at 302 Washington Ave. Extension. Shuttle bus provided. On-site parking for people with disabilities only. No pets allowed at this event.

For more information, please visit our website at https://www.albanypinebush.org/events/detail.cfm?id=2356.

  • Kenholm Pool 2018 Season

Registration is now open for the 2018 season at the Kenholm Pool, 78 Dumbarton Road, Elsmere. Memberships are available for anyone interested. Registration starts as low as $288 for new families. Visit www.kenholmpool.com to join today.

  • Volunteer with the Town of Bethlehem Parks and Rec

The Town of Bethlehem Parks & Recreation Department is accepting Volunteer Applications for Summer 2018! There are a variety of programs to choose from including tennis, swimming lessons, day camp, arts & crafts and many more! Download an application here or stop by the Park Office to pick one up!


Terms and Conditions

By checking the appropriate box on the Community Announcements Submission Form, you are indicating you have read the following terms and conditions related to Bethlehem Central’s Community Announcements page:

  • Submissions for the page will only be accepted through the Web-based “Community Announcements” form. No faxes, phone calls, hard copies or e-mails will be accepted. It is important that this process is streamlined so that all eligible community groups who submit announcements can have them posted.
  • Announcements must advertise recreational and educational activities and programs that benefit children within the school community. These activities, events and programs must take place within school district boundaries to be considered for publication (per Board of Education Policy No. 1810.)
  • Community organizations must provide a contact e-mail address or website to accompany their announcement.
  • Announcements advertising fundraisers must be associated with the school district or students, and as such, will be published only after the fundraiser has received the necessary approvals under district policy governing such fundraising activities (Board of Education Policy Nos. 1222 and 5251).
  • Community organizations submitting an announcement must indicate they have read the terms and the conditions.