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Every year hundreds of BH-BL High School students get decked out in formal attire to attend prom. Every year there are also students who are unable to attend prom because of the associated costs. But thanks to the Prom Closet program students can now “shop” for gently used prom attire and accessories. [READ THE FULL STORY]
Do you know what to look for if you suspect your teen of using drugs/alcohol? BH-BL Parent University and the Saratoga County Prevention Council have teamed up to bring you the "Right Under Your Nose" presentation on Wednesday, March 21 at 7 p.m. in the O'Rourke Middle School cafetorium. You'll learn about teen trends and today's drug culture as well as have the opportunity to walk through a mock teen bedroom to see what you actually need to look for. (This presentation is for parents/adults only.)
Congratulations to BH-BL High School students Mayanna Hayhurst, Joe McIntyre, and Tara Hoffman for earning second, third, and fourth place medals, respectively, at the regional SkillsUSA competition on Wednesday, March 14. [FULL STORY & PHOTOS]
Get ready, get set...and go show off your talents in the annual BH-BL Follies being held Friday, April 13 and Saturday, April 14 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Auditions for the Follies are Monday, March 26 from 6 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, March 27 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the middle school cafetorium. Sign up for auditions here.
On Friday, June 1 at 4 p.m., BH-BL will dedicate the Stevens Library Media Center in honor of Mary Joan Egan, a librarian and administrator at BH-BL for more than 40 years. She retired in 1999 at the age of 80. The dedication committee is asking former students, colleagues, and community members to contribute photos, written memories, or other memorabilia to be shared at the dedication ceremony. If you have anything you wish to contribute please send it via email to Alison Cuyler at email@example.com or Heidi Brower at firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday, May 15. Please only send copies of items, not the originals.
BH-BL High School students in Jen Wheeler's Sports Marketing & Management classes have been learning to...[READ FULL STORY]
Two seats on the BH-BL Board of Education will expire at the end of the school year. If you are interested in running in May for a three-year term on the board, please stop by the district office, 88 Lakehill Road, Burnt Hills, to pick up a petition and Board Candidate packet. Visit our board members' roles & responsibilities webpage to learn more about what it means to be a board member. If you have questions about Board Candidate packets, please contact Communications Specialist Tara Mitchell at 399-9141, ext. 85041 or email@example.com. Petitions are due Monday, April 16 no later than 5 p.m.
At its Feb. 27 meeting, the Board of Education adopted the basic 2018-19 school calendar which includes the dates for the first day of school, half days, days off, and school recess weeks. The detailed district calendar that includes specific school events is mailed to residents in August.
Sign your child up for the spring swim session on Tuesday, March 20 in the high school gym lobby between 7 and 8 p.m. The spring session runs from March 24 to May 19. (No lessons during school break, Saturday, March 31.) Save time at registration by filling out the registration form ahead of time. Please complete a form for EACH swimmer.
From today's Daily Gazette: "Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School marked one of the highest graduation rates in the area -- 98 percent -- with just five out of the class' 270 students not graduating in June; two of them graduated in August, lifting the school's graduation rate to 99 percent." [DAILY GAZETTE ARTICLE]