Archive for February, 2020

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NYSSMA Piano Festival is March 6-7 at St. Rose

Filed in District, District News by on February 21, 2020

Students who are participating in the NYSSMA Piano Festival 2020 will want to note the following information: NYSSMA Piano Festival 2020 March 6-7, 2020 The Massry Center of the Arts at The College of Saint Rose 1002 Madison Ave., Albany, NY 12203 A schedule of student evaluations for BCSD participants can be found here. Students […]

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Recycle with BC and support our Green Team

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on February 21, 2020
Recycle with BC and support our Green Team

There are three easy ways to protect our environment and support environmental education and leadership in our schools.

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Hoops for Heart is Thursday, Feb. 27

Filed in Elsmere by on February 19, 2020

The Elsmere staff invites you to come join us in our fundraiser: Hoops for Heart Thursday, February 27, 2020 6:00-8:00pm Elsmere Gym There will be a Free-Throw Contest (10 shots for $1); a 50/50 raffle; and a 4th & 5th Grade Skills Competition. There will also be prizes! There will be basket heights for all […]

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BCHS junior to become Albany “insider”

Filed in Archive, Student Spotlight by on February 18, 2020
BCHS junior to become Albany “insider”

BCHS junior Stacey Lee has been selected to represent Albany County at a statewide public policy conference at the NYS Capitol in May.

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BCMS PTO to host drug abuse prevention talk

Filed in BCMS by on February 18, 2020
BCMS PTO to host drug abuse prevention talk

Learn about the gateway drug trends of today, including alcohol, marijuana and vaping among teens.

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Slingerlands celebrates 50th anniversary of musical

Filed in District, District News by on February 18, 2020
Slingerlands celebrates 50th anniversary of musical

On March 5-6, Slingerlands fifth-graders will perform “Our School,” a celebration of 50 years of the school’s musical.

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BCHS testing alarm system on Tues., Feb. 18

Filed in District, District News by on February 18, 2020

Beginning at approximately 11:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 18, Bethlehem Central High School will be testing its fire alarm system. The testing will last approximately 30 minutes. Thank you for your patience!

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8th annual Bethlehem Community Spelling Bee is Mar. 3

Filed in District, District News by on February 18, 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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Letter from Principal Bonacquist, Feb. 14

Filed in Slingerlands by on February 14, 2020

Dear Families, This year we are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Slingerlands 5th Grade 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.  At this time, we are doing pre-sale tickets only. If you are interested in seeing […]

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Letter from Principal Kloss, Feb. 14

Filed in Archive, Elsmere by on February 14, 2020

Dear Elsmere Families, Happy Valentine’s Day! I hope this note finds you anticipating or having a wonderful February break together with your sweet children. If you are looking for something fun to do, please check out the public library’s website or the local site: http://albany.kidsoutandabout.com/ .  Of course, the break is a great time to […]