Archive for January, 2019

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Congrats, BCMS History Bowl team!

Filed in BCMS, Student Spotlight by on January 31, 2019
Congrats, BCMS History Bowl team!

Seventh-graders Jeremy Calderon, Tyler Goldberg & Justin Mo, won the Middle School Division in the Lower Hudson Regional History Bowl on Jan. 26.

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Lab School explores character with inaugural Book Club read

Filed in BCHS, Student Spotlight by on January 30, 2019
Lab School explores character with inaugural Book Club read

Most teachers hope that character building plays a role in their individual classrooms. Sometimes it’s difficult to find time as part of a crowded curriculum to explore character development in depth. That’s why two English teachers in the Lab School at Bethlehem Central High School have decided to bring that discussion to the forefront, by offering […]

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Kindergarten registration is underway

Filed in District, District News by on January 28, 2019

Kindergarten registration for the 2019-20 school year is underway. To register for fall 2019, children must be five years old by December 1 of the year they will start school. For example, children who will turn five between December 2, 2018 and December 1, 2019 will be eligible to start kindergarten in September 2019. If […]

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Statement regarding Jan. 25 basketball game incident

Filed in BCHS, District, District News by on January 28, 2019

The district has been investigating a physical altercation that took place during the third quarter of the boys’ basketball game vs. Averill Park on Friday, Jan. 25 in which two players – one from Bethlehem and one from Averill Park – were ejected from the game. The players each received an automatic one-game suspension from […]

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Letter from Principal Heffernan, Jan. 25

Filed in Glenmont by on January 25, 2019

Dear Families, Report cards are now posted.  Please contact your child’s teacher or myself if you have any questions about your child’s progress. The PTA Winter Carnival is coming soon!  We are still looking for volunteers. Please consider volunteering in order to make this event a success.  Parents can sign up here. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080f44aead29aaf58-winter1 BCMS and […]

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Letter from Principal Ksanznak, Jan. 25

Filed in Hamagrael by on January 25, 2019

Dear Parents, Today your child’s report will be posted in Aspen.  Along with the regular report card students in grades 4 and 5 have report cards for their work in art, library, music and physical education.  Our band and orchestra students also will receive report cards along with children who are in our Challenge program […]

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Letter from Principal Kloss, Jan. 25

Filed in Elsmere by on January 25, 2019

January 25, 2019 Dear Elsmere Families, I hope you enjoyed a lovely week. It seemed like our snowy three-day weekend was quite long and children were happy to back at school with their friends. We know that many children have been ill these past two weeks and we hope they are all starting to feel […]

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Elsmere Applebee’s Pancake Breakfast, Feb. 9

Filed in Elsmere by on January 25, 2019

Enjoy a short stack, for a tall cause! Please join family, neighbors, and friends on Saturday, February 9 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. for a pancake breakfast at Applebee’s in Glenmont in support of Elsmere Elementary School. Tickets are $6 and $4 of the proceeds are returned to the school. To purchase tickets, fill […]

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Bus Driver Open House is now Tues., Feb. 5

Filed in District by on January 23, 2019
Bus Driver Open House is now Tues., Feb. 5

The Bus Driver Open House has been rescheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 5, 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Email us today!

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BCMS January Character Awards Breakfast

Filed in BCMS, Student Spotlight by on January 23, 2019
BCMS January Character Awards Breakfast

Approximately 40 middle school students were honored Jan. 16 for their fairness, curiosity, and zest.