Archive for September, 2016

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No school Monday, October 3

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A reminder that there will be no school Monday, Oct. 3 in observance of Rosh Hashana.  Please also note the following days in October that school will be closed or there will be early dismissal: Friday, Oct. 7 — “Go Home Early” drill for all schools (dismissal 15 minutes early) Monday, Oct. 10 — Columbus Day (No school/offices closed) Wednesday, Oct. […]

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Bond vote to include Eagle’s Playground Project

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An important message from the Eagle PTO “Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning.  But for children, play is serious learning.  Play is really the work of childhood.”  Mr. Fred Rogers The goal of the Eagle’s Playground Project is to purchase additional equipment to add to the existing structures which […]

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Help for parents trying to understand “new math”

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Are you struggling to understand the ‘new’ math? Frustrated with how to help your kids with homework? Two NY elementary school teachers (who are also parents and contributed to the common core math curriculum) have developed resources to help make sense of math for parents and teachers. These new resource books are available on Amazon for […]

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Glenmont Gold Winners for Sept. 30

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Glenmont Gold Winners – 09/30/16 Gr. K – Sophia G. – Ms. Keese Gr. 1 – Hannah W. – Miss Normile Gr. 2 – Logan G. – Mrs. Klugman Gr. 3 – Reilly K. – Ms. Falco Gr. 4 – Gr. 5 – Luke Z. – Mrs. Aupperle

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Slingerlands Garden Volunteers

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Slingerlands Garden Volunteers

Last fall, with funding from a Bethlehem Central Community Foundation, the Slingerlands garden was started!!  With the help of some Slingerlands families and Middle School Assistant Principal, Mark Warford, our garden boxes were built.  It was filled with soil and ready for planting in the Spring. When Spring arrived, fencing was put up and first […]

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Map for “Walk to School Day” on Oct. 5

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Join children and adults around the world to celebrate the benefits of walking and bicycling. View maps of adjacent sidewalks below and click here for more information about “Walk to School Day.” Walk to School Day Map [PDF]

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Farm to You Fest is Oct. 4-8

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Dear Slingerlands Parents, The Slingerlands Healthy Kids Committee is excited to introduce another annual “Farm to You Fest” event, which is a statewide celebration of local farms and food. We hope your child will enjoy celebrating Farm to You Fest both at school and with you at home; below are some ways to participate. Enjoy! […]

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“Walk to School Day” to be held on Oct. 5

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Join children and adults around the world to celebrate the benefits of walking and bicycling. The Slingerlands Elementary Family, with support from the PTO, is proud to be participants of International Walk to School Day on Wednesday, Oct. 5. All walkers must arrive by 8:50 AM.  Upon arrival everyone is invited to join together around the […]

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BC Alumni Hall of Fame induction

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BC Alumni Hall of Fame induction

Congratulations Dan McCarroll (1980), Dr. Robert McNally (1966), Hon. Loretta Preska (1966), Dr. Scott Christianson (1965), Jill Kaplan (1984)!

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2016 Alumni Art Show

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2016 Alumni Art Show

On Friday, Sept. 23, the Bethlehem Central School District hosted its 4th Annual Alumni Art Show. BC Alumni submitted digital images to Art Supervisor Melanie Painter, which were then displayed during the Homecoming Jamboree. The submissions included: Amanda Clark Thomas Conway Ashley Gall Thomas Hart Jessica Scisci Luberda Andrew Machlowski Susan Wooster Pace Owen Pace Rima […]

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