Archive for February, 2020

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Letter from Principal Bonacquist, Feb. 28

Filed in Slingerlands by on February 28, 2020

Dear Families,  Slingerlands 5th Grade Musical! This year we are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Slingerlands musical! Mr. Betor has written the play, Our School, that will be performed by our 5th graders on March 5th and 6th here at Slingerlands.   Pre-ordered tickets will be coming home with students NEXT week. Tickets for Friday, […]

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Parents Bill of Rights for Data Privacy and Security

Filed in Archive by on February 28, 2020

Updated Jan. 2020 Pursuant to New York Education Law §2-d and 8 NYCRR § 121.3(a), the Bethlehem Central School District (the “District”) is providing the following Parents’ Bill of Rights for Data Privacy and Security:  A student’s personally identifiable information (“PII”) cannot be sold or released for any commercial or marketing purposes.  Parents have the […]

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Update: Slingerlands musical is sold out

Filed in District, District News by on February 28, 2020

Please be aware that tickets for the Slingerlands 5th Grade Musical for both shows, Thursday-Friday, March 6-7 are SOLD OUT. Thank you to the community for its support of the 50th anniversary of the Slingerlands Elementary School Musical.

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Letter from Principal Kloss, Feb. 28

Filed in Elsmere by on February 28, 2020

Dear Elsmere Families, Monday, February 24th was the 100th day of school. This means we are more than half way through the year! We have so much to do over the next four months and we are gearing up for more great times ahead. It was a busy week at Elsmere! Hoops for Heart raised […]

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Letter from Principal Heffernan, Feb. 28

Filed in Glenmont by on February 28, 2020

Dear Families, Afterschool Enrichment has started out wonderfully! We’re pleased that the PTA is once again offering these special learning opportunities to our Glenmont students.  Many thanks to PTA Chairs Jen Frick and Laurie Tafilowski for all of their work on this. Interested in ordering a Glenmont 2019-20 Yearbook?  Please use code 11009120 at the […]

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When the school bus just won’t do

Filed in Archive, Eagle by on February 28, 2020
When the school bus just won’t do

Second-grader Gavin Connelly shared his special ride to school in a tactical vehicle owned by the Albany County Sheriff with his friends.

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8th annual Bethlehem Community Spelling Bee is Mar. 3

Filed in District, District News by on February 28, 2020
8th annual Bethlehem Community Spelling Bee is Mar. 3

The following is a message from Bethlehem Opportunities Unlimited (BOU):  Mar. 3: Don’t miss the 8th annual Bethlehem Community Spelling Bee It’s T-I-M-E for the 8th Annual Bethlehem Community Spelling Bee. This BC community event will be held on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Bethlehem Central High School cafeteria. […]

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Help the BCUEA aid homeless animals

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on February 28, 2020
Help the BCUEA aid homeless animals

The Bethlehem Central United Employees Association, which represents support staff throughout the district, is once again collecting items for area animal shelters and rescue organizations. Collection boxes are set up at all district schools. Items will be collected Monday, March 16 until Friday, March 27. Suggested donated items include: Dog food/cat food Toys Treats and […]

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District steps up plans for 8 a.m. start time at BCHS

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on February 27, 2020
District steps up plans for 8 a.m. start time at BCHS

The district is one step closer to an 8 a.m. start time for students in grades 9-12, a change that could take place as early as September.

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Resources for parents on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on February 27, 2020

The following is a message from Superintendent Jody Monroe: Dear Parent/Guardian: The Bethlehem Central School District is closely monitoring daily developments regarding the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. Like all New York school districts, Bethlehem relies on guidance from state and federal agencies, including the New York state Department of Education (SED), the New York state Department of Health (DOH) […]