Archive for January, 2017

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BCMS wins big in Price Chopper Tools for Schools contest

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BCMS wins big in Price Chopper Tools for Schools contest

School wins 250,000 points when Teacher Aide Kandy Bradley’s recipe is named a local fan favorite.

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BC to roll out Bus of the Month program K-5

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BC to roll out Bus of the Month program K-5

Beginning February 1, elementary students in Bethlehem who ride the bus will take part in a new program designed to strengthen school bus behavior. With a simple “thumbs up” or “thumbs down” bus drivers will report daily on overall behavior of students who ride the buses to and from the district’s five elementary schools. Personnel […]

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Glenmont 2017 PTA Winter Carnival

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On Saturday, Jan. 28, families and friends gathered at Glenmont to celebrate a day of fun at the PTA Winter Carnival!  Bounce houses, face painting, carnival games, a photo booth, popcorn, snow cones and so much more provided lots of fun for the students.   Many thanks to Liz Hanlon and Michelle Marino for chairing […]

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“SCREENAGERS” movie viewing on Feb. 8 at BCMS

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“SCREENAGERS” movie viewing on Feb. 8 at BCMS

The film explores the impact of the digital age on children and how to help them find balance.

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Slingerlands 2017 science fair

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On Thursday, Jan. 26 over 200 Slingerlands students participated in the 2017 science fair. The projects ranged from volcano presentations to hoverboard demonstrations. Thank you to all the students who participated! To view photos from the event visit the district’s Facebook page.

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Slingerlands unveils One School, One Book

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Slingerlands unveils One School, One Book

Students and families will be reading the adventure novel Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin.

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Letter from Principal Bonacquist, Jan. 27

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Dear Families, Today was the kick-off assembly where we revealed the title of the book for our One School, One Book project.  The assembly started with a ‘gong’ and the arrival of a Chinese dragon. The kids had a great time trying to guess the clues given to them!  This year we will be reading […]

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Letter from Principal Reagan, Jan. 27

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Letter from Principal Reagan, Jan. 27

Dear parents. It has been a busy 3 days at Eagle with three consecutive days of parent conferences. This schedule is new to us this year, so please feel free to give us feedback on whether the three days in the row worked for you and your family. A BIG, special thanks to all my […]

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Letter from Principal Kloss, Jan. 27

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January 27, 2017 Dear Elsmere Families, I hope you enjoyed productive conferences with your children’s teachers this week. With a snow day and three half-days, it certainly was an exciting week for the students. Our rescheduled winter concert has been rescheduled again to Monday, February 6 at 7 pm in the Middle School auditorium. Let’s […]

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“Coffee with Cale” tackles parenting issues Feb 28, 9:30 a.m.

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Dr. Randy L. Cale, a psychologist and parenting expert, will host the third in a series of informative workshops for families when he hosts “Dealing with Childhood Anxiety: Practical Strategies for Parents and Kids.” The event will take place on, Tuesday, February 28 at 9:30 a.m. at Glenmont Elementary School. The event is open to all district parents. […]

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