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Update Mar. 23: Planning for future instructional needs

Filed in District, District News by on March 23, 2020

A message from Superintendent Jody Monroe:  Dear BC Family: As we continue to monitor the evolving COVID-19/Coronavirus situation, it has become clear that we must be focused on longer-term plans for instruction and support for students and families. For the time being, schools remain closed through March 31. However, it is possible that date could […]

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Update: Bethlehem Y to offer child care for emergency personnel

Filed in District, District News by on March 23, 2020

UPDATE Mar. 26: The following message is from the Bethlehem Area YMCA regarding childcare services for emergency and other essential workers: Dear Parent/Guardian, During these unprecedented times, the Capital District YMCA is responding to the critical need for childcare services for emergency personnel while schools are closed due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Effective Monday, March 23, […]

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Update Mar. 19: School buildings to close Friday, 3p

Filed in District, District News by on March 19, 2020

A message from Superintendent Jody Monroe: Dear BC families: As you know, the Bethlehem Central School District continues to closely monitor the evolving public health emergency surrounding COVID-19/Coronavirus. There are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Bethlehem Central School District, however, we are continuing to follow all directives and guidance from federal, state and […]

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CSE meetings moving to online format as of Mar. 23

Filed in District, District News by on March 19, 2020

A message from Special Education and Student Services (SESS) Director Kathy Johnston: Dear CSE families, As of Monday, March 23, 2020, we will be attempting to hold CSE/AR meetings in a new online format. We plan to follow the schedule that was set up before our closure on March 9. We have been in regular […]

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New link: Board of Education meeting online

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on March 18, 2020

New link: Board of Education meeting online The March 18 Board of Education meeting will not be open to the public due to COVID-19/Coronavirus precautions. However, members of the public will be able to watch and listen to the meeting by using this link: https://meet.google.com/nzx-qvmj-gdu Otherwise, to join by phone, dial +1 971-220-8254 and enter this PIN: […]

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Update Mar. 17: Schools ordered closed through March 31

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on March 17, 2020

A message to families from Superintendent Jody Monroe: Schools ordered closed through March 31 Dear BC families: Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued an executive order requiring all schools to be closed until March 31 to reduce the spread of the COVID-19/Coronavirus. The Bethlehem Central School District will remain closed through Tuesday, March 31 and schools […]

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BC schools to remain closed as COVID-19 precaution

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on March 16, 2020

BC schools to remain closed as COVID-19 precaution Dear BC families: Earlier today, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced his intention to order all K-12 schools in New York state to close for a period of at least two weeks to slow the spread of COVID-19/Coronavirus. He has not released any further details on this statewide closure, […]

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Meals for students while schools are closed

Filed in District, District News by on March 15, 2020

A message from the Bethlehem CSD Food Services Department: While school is closed we want to make sure families who depend on the school breakfast and/or lunch program will still have access to food for their children. We are planning to have meals available beginning Tuesday for students who need them. However, we need your […]

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Update: No classes Mar. 16-20

Filed in Archive, District, District News by on March 13, 2020

An important message from Superintendent Jody Monroe: Update: No classes Mar. 16-20 Dear BC families: This is an update on the rapidly evolving situation regarding COVID-19/Coronavirus. We continue to monitor all guidance from local, state and federal agencies. At this time, there are no confirmed cases of coronavirus in the school district. However, out of […]

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No classes Monday, Mar. 16

Filed in District, District News by on March 13, 2020

IMPORTANT CALENDAR CHANGE: No Classes Monday, March 16, 2020 The situation regarding COVID-19/Coronavirus is rapidly evolving. The Bethlehem Central School District district continues to monitor all guidance from local, state and federal agencies. At this time, there are no confirmed cases of coronavirus in the school district. To allow our faculty and staff to prepare […]