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Annual Notifications and Community Announcements

The Bethlehem Central School District is committed to keeping families and residents up-to-date on important information and events in the community. This online resource helps us meet that goal while saving money on printing costs and protecting our natural resources.

Annual Notifications

To access the most up-to-date notifications for families and residents of the Bethlehem Central School District, visit our Annual Notifications page.

Community Announcements

The district is a central hub of activity in the community, particularly as it relates to educational and recreational opportunities available to children. This Community Announcements page is provided as a service to parents for informational purposes only. For more information about the activities and organizations listed below, please use the contact information provided with each entry.

If you have a community announcement you would like posted, please click here to access the online submission form. *Please note that this submission does not automatically update our website. Please do not expect an immediate response. This page is manually maintained.

Click here to read our Terms & Conditions

  • Bethlehem YMCA summer camps offer programs for preschool to grade 10

The Bethlehem YMCA summer camp offers a variety of engaging and fun programs and activities for children entering preschool all the way to teens entering 10th grade. Campers are divided into groups by the grade they are entering in the fall with activities appropriate for their age range. Each week has a fun theme and includes a unique hands-on experience or field trip. All campers have the opportunity to swim with their group everyday (Excluding field trip days). Campers entering 2nd grade and up also participate in archery at least once a week and are eligible to partake in any of three specialty camp add-ons such as Art Camp, LEGO® Creators Camp and Fitness Enrichment camp. Before care beginning at 7am and aftercare until 6pm is also available at no extra charge. There is no shortage of fun activities to fill your child’s summer with at the Bethlehem YMCA summer camp!

For more information please check us out online at or call us at (518) 439-4394.

  • Running camp for students in grades 5-8, Aug. 19-23

The BC Cross Country Booster Club – Bethlehem Runs – will host a running camp for students in grades 5-8. The week-long Personal Best camp will take place Monday, August 19 through Friday, August 23. The camp will take place at the Elm Avenue Park from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The cost of the camp is $100; $75 for Bethlehem Runs boosters. The deadline to register is July 1.

  • Run by experienced cross country coaches
  • Open to all ability levels
  • Campers will receive stretching rope, t-shirt, and ribbon for finishing the “scrimmage”
  • Guest speakers to include alumni & varsity team members

For more information, visit the Bethlehem Runs website or email

Terms and Conditions

By checking the appropriate box on the Community Announcements Submission Form, you are indicating you have read the following terms and conditions related to Bethlehem Central’s Community Announcements page:

  • Submissions for the page will only be accepted through the Web-based “Community Announcements” form. No faxes, phone calls, hard copies or e-mails will be accepted. It is important that this process is streamlined so that all eligible community groups who submit announcements can have them posted.
  • Announcements must advertise recreational and educational activities and programs that benefit children within the school community. These activities, events and programs must take place within school district boundaries to be considered for publication (per Board of Education Policy No. 1810.)
  • Community organizations must provide a contact e-mail address or website to accompany their announcement.
  • Announcements advertising fundraisers must be associated with the school district or students, and as such, will be published only after the fundraiser has received the necessary approvals under district policy governing such fundraising activities (Board of Education Policy Nos. 1222 and 5251).
  • Community organizations submitting an announcement must indicate they have read the terms and the conditions.