Archive for March, 2020

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Update Mar. 31: Schedule clarification for April

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on March 31, 2020

The following is a message from Superintendent Jody Monroe:  Dear BC family, When Governor Andrew Cuomo issued the executive order that closed schools until at least April 15 to slow the spread of COVID-19, the order required schools to provide continuity of instruction, meals for children and childcare resources every weekday during the school closure. […]

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April 1 Board of Education meeting online

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on March 31, 2020

The next Board of Education meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, April 1, will be held remotely with Board members participating online from home. Members of the public will be able to watch and listen to the meeting live on YouTube at this link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxJgi04k959hi_X6TxbMbug/live The April 1 meeting will begin at 7 p.m. There will be no questions/comments from viewers during the meeting, however, if you […]

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Child Care for Capital Region Families

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During the extended closure, the Bethlehem Central School DIstrict is providing families with information about child care for emergency personnel and other essential workers. If you are a parent or caregiver who needs child care, please complete this parent need for child care survey. Based on the information you provide about your job, employer, number of […]

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Update your contact information in Aspen

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Update your contact information in Aspen

During the time schools are closed as a result of the COVID-19 public health emergency, it is more important than ever that the district has accurate contact information for families. Teachers who need to reach families use the information stored in Aspen to contact parents and guardians. The district also uses the information stored in […]

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Apps for meditation, mindfulness and more

Filed in Archive by on March 30, 2020

There are several apps available to help with meditation, mindfulness and more. These include Insight Timer: FREE app for meditation and sleep. Learn to meditate with over 13,000 guided meditations that you can sort based on how you are feeling, time, rating, and more. Sleep sections with ambient music, soundscapes, bedtime stories, sleep meditations, and […]

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BC Learning at Home K-5 website

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BC Learning at Home K-5 website

Providing students with resources and instruction in a flexible, understanding environment during the extended school closure.

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Student medications can still be picked up

Filed in District, District News by on March 30, 2020

Though our school buildings are closed through at least April 15, if your child had medication at school that you would like to have at home, you are encouraged to contact your building nurse via email. Your nurse will help coordinate a pick-up time and location that is convenient to you. Eagle Elementary Stacie Decker, sdecker@bethlehemschools.org […]

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Filed in Archive by on March 29, 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

2020-21 reopening plans and updates are here. School buildings, playgrounds, playing fields are closed to visitors.

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Instructional information and resources

Filed in Archive by on March 28, 2020
Instructional information and resources

While schools are closed due to COVID-19, learning opportunities and instruction for students K-12 will be done online from home.

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Elementary Chromebook pick-up information

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

For families who requested a Chromebook for their K-5 student to use at home during the extended closure, the pick-up will take place on Monday, March 30. All details can be found below for each elementary school: Eagle Elsmere Glenmont Hamagrael Slingerlands