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Health exams must be on required form as of Feb. 1

Education Law requires all New York State public school students to have a health exam when they are a new student in a school district and when they enter Pre-K or Kindergarten, and grades 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11. Beginning on Feb. 1, 2021, schools cannot accept the health exam if it is …

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Winter sports to start Feb. 1 if approved by health dept.

New York State has approved a high risk winter sports season beginning February 1 through March 13, pending local department of health approval. If approved by the DOH, BKW will offer the following sports: JV, Varsity Boys Basketball JV, Varsity Girls Basketball JV, Varsity Wrestling Varsity Cheer (Only if the WAC provides a competition schedule) …

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Support the Class of 2023: BKW Spirit Wear Sale

Displaying your school spirit is a great way to show support for your community. The BKW sophomore class invites you to participate in their Fan Cloth fundraiser by purchasing some BKW apparel today. The BKW Spirit Wear Shop is open Jan. 25 through March 1. To minimize person-to-person contact, all orders sold will ship directly …

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BKW COVID notification – Jan. 25

Dear BKW parent/guardian and staff, The administration has been notified that two members of the BKW Elementary School community have tested positive for COVID-19. The individuals were last in school on Jan. 15 and Jan. 22. We are currently working closely with the Albany County Department of Health to identify these individuals’ contacts within the …

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BKW COVID notification – Jan. 23

Dear BKW parent/guardian and staff, The administration has been notified that a member of the BKW Secondary School community has tested positive for COVID-19. The person was last in school on Jan. 19, 2021. We are currently working closely with the Albany County Department of Health to identify this individual’s contacts within the district. The …

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BKW COVID-19 notification – Jan. 18

Over the weekend, BKW Schools learned of an elementary staff member testing positive for COVID-19. The district has immediately begun working with Department of Health on contact tracing and has assigned one class of students to remote instruction through the coming week, with a return set for Monday, January 25. Administrators will contact parents of the students …

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BKW prepares for COVID-19 testing of students and staff

Simple steps to school COVID-19 school testing BKW, and school districts across the state, are preparing staff, students, and parents for districtwide COVID-19 testing should our region be designated a color zone by New York State. As we work together to meet the state’s requirements to keep our schools open, our kids learning, and our …

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