Archive for November, 2019

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Bridge to College Timeline

Filed in Archive by on November 26, 2019
Bridge to College Timeline

The following is the calendar of events for Year 1 (Junior Year) for members of the Bridge to College Class of 2021. Year 1 (Junior Year) – Bridge to College Thursday, January 30, 2020 6:00-7:00 pm Opening Meeting & Dinner (Cafeteria) Mentors & Mentees meet for the first time Mentees fill out pre-B2C Survey Welcome […]

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) – Bridge to College Mentors

Filed in Archive by on November 26, 2019
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) – Bridge to College Mentors

What is B2C?  Bridge to College is a BCHS college application mentoring program for first-generation students and families. Students are selected in the fall of their junior year and continue through the end of senior year. They are paired with an adult mentor who has volunteered to help the student and family navigate the college […]

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BCHS Bridge to College program seeking mentors

Filed in BCHS by on November 26, 2019
BCHS Bridge to College program seeking mentors

Volunteers help provide additional guidance to first-generation college applicants at BCHS as they navigate the college search.

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Letter from Principal Heffernan, Nov. 26

Filed in Glenmont by on November 26, 2019

Dear Families, This is a letter of thanks.  To begin, during this time of parent-teacher conferences, we are thankful to all of the parents who have taken the time to come in and speak with your child’s teacher.  We hope that you have been having helpful discussions about your child’s successes to date and how […]

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Sign up now for Feb. 2022 trip to Costa Rica

Filed in BCHS by on November 25, 2019

Bethlehem Central High School students will have an opportunity to explore Costa Rica in February 2022 as part of a private tour led by high school staff members and EF Customized Tours. Space is limited and students/families are encouraged to sign up early to secure a spot and help ease financing. Current freshman & sophomores […]

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Capital Project Updates

Filed in Archive by on November 25, 2019
Capital Project Updates

Learn more about the construction projects that have been completed or are underway at BC.

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Letter from Principal Bonacquist, Nov. 22

Filed in Slingerlands by on November 22, 2019

Dear Families, ‘Tis the Season for Giving As we approach the holidays, the children have several opportunities to practice the skills of showing kindness and generosity toward others in need. BC Food Drive – we will be collecting food items for the Annual BC Caring and Sharing program.  The food drive will run from November […]

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Construction at the High School auditorium

Filed in Archive by on November 22, 2019

The high school auditorium, originally built in 1952, is the largest and most complex of the construction projects. Work includes a complete renovation of the interior seating and stage areas, with the addition of air conditioning. Enhanced performance experiences will be supported by increasing the height of the “fly loft,” widening the stage proscenium, and […]

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Green Team helps recycle 13 tons of unwanted items

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on November 22, 2019
Green Team helps recycle 13 tons of unwanted items

Students, staff and community volunteers braved the bitter cold on a recent Saturday to help keep more than 13 tons of unwanted goods from heading to local landfills. Instead, these volunteers, including members of the BCSD Green Team, collected clothing, footwear, textiles, books and more that will be reused or recycled, finding new purpose and […]

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Letter from Principal Kloss, Nov. 22

Filed in Elsmere by on November 22, 2019
Letter from Principal Kloss, Nov. 22

Dear Elsmere Families, We are thankful! As we prepare to take a short break from school for Thanksgiving, we want to express our gratitude for everyone who makes it possible for as many students as possible to come to school every day, on time, ready to learn. We thank: Our students, who make us smile […]