Archive for October, 2020

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Fifth COVID case confirmed at BCHS; contact tracing is underway

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on October 23, 2020

On Friday, October 23, the Albany County Department of Health confirmed that a fifth member of the Bethlehem Central High School community has tested positive for COVID-19.  The individual who tested positive has not been at the high school since Tuesday, Oct. 20. This person is currently in isolation and will not return to the […]

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BC Friday Art Break

Filed in Archive, BCHS, Student Spotlight by on October 23, 2020
BC Friday Art Break

Every Friday, help us celebrate the work of a featured Bethlehem Central School District student artist. With the assistance of our Art Department, we will not only share a special piece of art, but we will also hear from the student-artists themselves about what inspires them and the techniques they use to make their work […]

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Fourth confirmed COVID case reported at BCHS; Superintendent issues important reminder

Filed in District, District News by on October 22, 2020

Dear BC family: Today, the Bethlehem Central School District confirmed that a fourth individual in the Bethlehem Central School District community, at the high school, has tested positive for COVID-19.  The person who tested positive is in isolation and will not return to the high school until they are cleared by the health department. All […]

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BC National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Filed in Archive, District, District News, Student Spotlight by on October 21, 2020
BC National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Congratulations to Caitlin Chung, Benjamin Goldberg and Tyler Lippold, who are among the nation’s top-scoring students.

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BC is hiring bus drivers

Filed in Archive by on October 20, 2020
BC is hiring bus drivers

New positions feature guaranteed hours, full benefits, paid holidays and membership in the NYS Retirement System.

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Member of BCHS community tests positive for COVID

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on October 20, 2020

The Bethlehem Central School District was notified today that a third member of the Bethlehem Central High School community has tested positive for COVID-19. Officials at the Albany County Department of Health informed the district that as part of their investigation they have determined there has been no exposure at the school involving this positive case. […]

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Fall i-Ready reports are now available

Filed in Archive by on October 19, 2020

Attention K-8 families: Student i-Ready reports from fall 2020 are also now available in Aspen under “Documents”. Teachers use i-Ready to support your child’s learning in English language arts (ELA) and mathematics during the school year. i-Ready is a diagnostic and instruction tool that provides classroom teachers with data and insight to help them focus […]

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Virtual Learning Academy K-5 Website

Filed in Archive by on October 19, 2020
Virtual Learning Academy K-5 Website

For K-5 families who have chosen remote learning, all Virtual Learning Academy resources are here.

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BCHS Counseling Center Newsletter – October 2020

Filed in Archive by on October 16, 2020

Download and print the October 2020 newsletter [PDF]. CASDA Fall 2020 Virtual College & Career Fair Series: Connect with colleges and universities throughout New York State and across the country, as well as trade organizations, safely from your own home with CASDA’s Fall 2020 Virtual College and Career Fairs! Students and parents can sign up […]

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Letter from Principal Bonacquist, Oct. 16

Filed in Slingerlands by on October 16, 2020

Dear Families, What a busy week!!!   Important Information: October is Fire Safety Month Yesterday we had the Slingerlands Fire Department visit for our primary students.  The children in grades K-2 had a visit to the truck to learn about fire safety and see the truck.  It was great to be able to do this traditional […]