School is closed for winter recess from Monday, Feb. 19 to Friday, Feb. 23. Enjoy the break and we'll see everyone when school resumes on Monday, Feb. 26.
Get ready, get set...and go show off your talents in the annual BH-BL Follies being held Friday, April 13 and Saturday, Apriil 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.
Enjoy the latest issue of the O'Rourke Observer featuring news from club leader Jillian O’Connor and reporters/writers Laura DiPasquale, Mary Pietrow, Elsa Newman, Leah Scalise, Ryanne Gordon, Allison LaBuff, Chad Lewandowski, Tyler Duane, Kathryn Royer, Sophia Belon, and Olivia Ismail. [THE OBSERVER]
Cold and flu season is well upon us. In ensuring good communication and cooperation between home and school, we are sharing the following information as a reminder of how best to keep our children as healthy as possible during this particularly tough season. [READ MORE]
Now is the time to be a part of helping make your child's Grade 8 Moving Up Ceremony memorable. Join the PTA on Monday, Feb. 12 at 6:45 p.m. in Room 309 for a meeting to plan the ceremony and celebration. The PTA is looking for sub-committee chairs and volunteers for all committees to help with this special event. Questions? Contact Sonja Olson, Susan Vine, or Tammy Chrzan.
Students in grade 7 and 8 who are interested in participating in Interscholastic Sports need to present their coach with a yellow sports clearance form. In order to receive this form from the nurse...[LEARN MORE]
The school physician will be at the middle school for sports physicals on February 28th. Students should check with the school nurse,to make sure they have a current physical. If they do not, parents may choose to give permission for a school physical to be performed. Parents must send an email or note in with their child to request a physical at school. Students who need a general school physical can get a physical at that time as well.
It was a big day for several O'Rourke Middle School students who took first place in the Regional Future City Competition and for two BH-BL High School seniors who were named Alumnus of the Year. [READ FULL STORY]
If you were at the middle school at all this fall you might have been wondering if the students had set up a small farm. Well, no, they didn’t. But thanks to technology teacher Nick Morocco’s Grade 8 Technological Systems students, the lawn outside of his classroom did look like a farm. That’s because ...[READ FULL STORY]
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Parent Today subscribers are learning how to navigate financial aid forms, focus seniors on the graduation endgame, and make science and math fun for younger students through the Great Backyard Bird Count. You can sign up for this free e-newsletter and website. [MORE]