BCSD COVID-19 Vaccine Administrative Regulation – Sept. 2021

Print or download a copy of the BCSD COVID-19 Vaccine Administrative Regulation [PDF]. Overview To reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission among our community, Bethlehem Central School District (District) is requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated with an authorized COVID-19 vaccine, unless they have an approved medical or religious exemption or have started the …

BC and Hamagrael mourn passing of recent elementary student

The Bethlehem Central School District and Hamagrael Elementary School are mourning the loss of recent Hamagrael student Derek Soto Davila. Hamagrael families were notified of Derek’s passing in a letter today from the school’s principal, Ian Knox. Text of the letter can be found below. Dear Hamagrael Families, It is with profound sadness that I …

District mourns loss of longtime bus attendant Jean Walsh

Jean Walsh, a longtime support staff employee in the Bethlehem Central School District, passed away unexpectedly at home on Thursday, Sept. 23. Walsh was a bus attendant in the Transportation Department. She worked on several routes over the years, ensuring that students of all ages arrived at school and returned home safely every day. Walsh …

Bethlehem ranked top school district in Capital Region

   The Bethlehem Central School District was rated the #1 school district in Capital Region by Niche.com in its annual ranking of schools nationwide. The 2022 Niche K-12 School and District Rankings were released earlier this week. The Niche Best School Districts ranking is based on rigorous analysis of academic and student life data from …

Important update for BCSD taxpayers

Some taxpayers in the Bethlehem Central School District have reported to the district’s business office that it is taking longer than usual for checks to clear this year. District officials have looked into this issue and have found that possible third-party processing delays and/or mail delivery delays caused by staffing shortages may be to blame. …

Taxpayer information for 2021-22

Tax bills have been mailed to all homeowners in the district. If you have questions about your tax bill, check out this page for all information.

2021 Multicultural High School Achievers

Thirty-three BCHS seniors were honored by UAlbany for scholastic achievement and involvement in the school community.

Sept. 13: One positive COVID case

The Bethlehem Central School District has learned of one new positive case of COVID-19 at Bethlehem Central Middle School. A student at the middle school on the Hudson 8 team has tested positive. There was possible exposure at school and on the school bus (BCMS Route 143) on Thursday, Sept. 9 and Friday, Sept. 10. …

Thank you, BC bus drivers!

There are 60* individuals we need to thank for making the return to school a successful one in Bethlehem. They are our bus drivers. There may be a shortage of drivers (everywhere) but there is no shortage of caring among this group. As we head into the weekend here at BC, we wanted to say …