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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Filed in Archive by on March 29, 2020

text: Covid-19 UpdatesThe mission of BCSD is to educate and prepare all students to reach their potential, discover their purpose and be engaged community members. The health and wellness of our staff and students are integral to delivering on that mission. With that in mind, the district is monitoring this evolving public health crisis very closely and will keep all stakeholders informed of any news or updates that could impact our schools.


School District Updates

Student Travel, Field Trips, Athletics & School Events

  • All upcoming NYSSMA festivals are postponed until further notice.
  • In-person CSE/CPSE meetings are postponed until further notice.
  • Ticket sales for Stage 700’s Chicago: High School Edition are postponed until further notice.
  • All athletics practices, contests are canceled until further notice.
  • All district events and activities are canceled until further notice.
  • All Continuing Education classes are suspended until further notice.
  • All international school trips have been canceled for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year.
  • All other field trips are canceled through the April break, which ends April 17. At that time, the district will decide whether travel can resume. 

If you have a BC event that has been canceled or rescheduled and would like it to appear here, please email

Food Available for Children during the summer

Mental Health Resources

      Child Care for Capital Region Families

      Academic Resources for Students, Families

      Testing Updates K-12

      Updates from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

      Updates from the NYS Dept. of Health

      Call the NYSDOH hotline at 1-888-364-3065 for information about Coronavirus.

      Updates from Albany County

        Fact Sheets/Posters

        Coronavirus Resources for ENL Families

        Fact sheets and information about coronavirus COVID-19 can be found in several languages at the links below

        Talking to Children about the Coronavirus COVID-19