Archive for March, 2018

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BCMS Career Day 2018

Filed in BCMS by on March 26, 2018
BCMS Career Day 2018

Thank you to our wonderful parent volunteers who made this year’s Career Day a great success!

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Important information regarding changes to Physical Exam requirements

Filed in District News by on March 26, 2018

Dear Parent/Guardian, This is to inform you of important changes in New York State Education Law for physical exam requirements that will be effective July 1, 2018.  A physical exam will be required for all students entering the district for the first time and for all children entering grades K, 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, […]

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Bookworm deadline extended to Thur., Mar. 29

Filed in Slingerlands by on March 26, 2018
Bookworm deadline extended to Thur., Mar. 29

See your art and writing in Bookworm 2018. It is a wonderful opportunity to see your work in print!

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Letter from Superintendent Monroe about BCMS student arrest

Filed in Archive, BCMS, District, District News by on March 23, 2018

The following is a letter from Superintendent Jody Monroe that was emailed to all Bethlehem Central Middle School families on Friday, March 23, 2018. Dear BCMS Parent or Guardian: I am writing to inform you about the arrest Thursday of a Bethlehem Central Middle School student after it was reported the student had made threats […]

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Letter from Principal Bonacquist, Mar. 23

Filed in Slingerlands by on March 23, 2018

Dear Families, Next week is the last week of our Spring Food Drive. The food that is collected is used to support families in our community who might need assistance. There are boxes outside each classroom and in the lobby. Suggested donations are as follows: Kindergarten Boxes of cereal (individual servings), boxes of individual packets […]

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Letter from Principal Ksanznak, Mar. 23

Filed in Hamagrael by on March 23, 2018

Dear Parents, On Tuesday, March 27 children in grades K-2 will have the opportunity to meet with children’s author Stephen Savage.  Mr. Savage is the author and illustrator of nine books for children and is the recipient of a New York Times Best Illustrated Book Award.  We are looking forward to his visit with us […]

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Author Grace Lin to visit Elsmere on May 9

Filed in Elsmere by on March 23, 2018

Author/Illustrator Grace Lin will visit Elsmere Elementary School on Wednesday, May 9, 2018. Elsmere is excited to host Ms. Lin, author of our One School, One Book selection, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon. If you would like to order a book for Grace Lin to sign the day of her visit, please return this […]

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Letter from Interim Principal Andy Baker, Mar. 23

Filed in Elsmere by on March 23, 2018

Dear Elsmere Families, Good afternoon! Our One School One Book program is off and running. We are reading Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, by Grace Lin. The students are having fun answering daily trivia questions and talking about the book with peers and teachers. Today, order forms went out to students in homerooms to […]

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Capital Region School Job Fair is April 18

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on March 21, 2018
Capital Region School Job Fair is April 18

Attention: job seekers! The Capital Region School District Job Fair will be held on Wednesday, April 18 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, is […]

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NYS testing information for 3-8 families

Filed in Archive, District by on March 21, 2018

The following letter was emailed to 3-8 parents on March 21, 2018: Dear Parents and Guardians: This spring, we will once again be administering the New York State Grades 3-8 English Language Arts and Mathematics Tests according to the schedule below: English Language Arts (Grades 3-8)  April 11-12, 2018 Make-up dates: April 13-18, 2018 Mathematics […]