Gr. 7-12 fall sports physicals scheduled for Aug. 23

BKW Schools will provide fall sports physicals on Thursday, Aug. 23, beginning at 9 a.m. in the High School Nurse’s Office.  This is open to all students in grades 7-12 who will play a fall sport and who will not already have had a physical performed by their personal heath care professional.  Please e-mail Alicia …

Dates announced for Code of Conduct review sessions

The Berne-Knox-Westerlo Elementary School will be holding a meeting to review the Elementary School Code of Conduct on July 20, 2018. Please contact the elementary office if you are interested in attending. The Berne-Knox-Westerlo Secondary School will be updating its Code of Conduct on Monday July 30 from 12 to 3:00 PM. All interested participants should …

Grade 7-12 2018 Summer Reading List

English 7 The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate or The Underneath by Kathi Appelt Assignment: Packet given to students Social Studies 7 Woods Runner by Gary Paulsen Assignment:  Packet given to students Science and Math 7 Assignments: Packets given to students English 8 A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle Assignment: Questions which …

2018-19 School Year Supply Lists

Kindergarten – 1st Grade – 2nd Grade – 3rd Grade – 4th Grade – 5th Grade – 6th Grade – 7th Grade – 8th Grade – 9th Grade – 10th Grade – 11th Grade – 12th Grade Kindergarten Mrs. Sargalis, Mrs. Scram, Mrs. Petti, and Mrs. Leddick Please bring your child’s supplies on Orientation Day, …

BKW students honored in end-of-the-year Career and Technical School ceremonies

A number of our Berne-Knox-Westerlo students enrolled in the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) this year were honored in end-of-the-year ceremonies. Several hundred Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students were honored Tuesday, June 5, 2018 during ceremonies at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady, including two Berne-Knox-Westerlo students. With a packed …

BKW FFA students attend Ag. Day Celebration at NYS Capitol

Four BKW FFA students represented the school’s new chapter at the New York State Capitol for Senator Ritchie’s Ag. Day Celebration. The students made boutineers for politicians around the state, along with speaking to and educating legislators about the FFA program and the BKW school district. Shelby Clickman, Morgan Latham, Mackenzie Lawrence, and Elizabeth Wagoner …

BKW student wins 2018 Evan M. Schwarz welding scholarship

A Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) student who is an aspiring iron worker is the winner of the 2018 Evan M. Schwarz Helping Hand Memorial Scholarship. The $500 award was presented to CTE student Jake Wideman, a senior from Berne-Knox-Westerlo, by the Schwarz family, teacher Don Mattoon and CTE administrators during a …

Vincent among honorees at NHTS ceremony

Forty Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) on Monday and 10 seniors were recognized for serving two years in the NTHS during a ceremony at South Colonie Central High School. Those honored come from a cross section of CTE programs, from welding and …

Reynolds-Flynn takes 1st place at state FFA convention

The Berne-Knox-Westerlo FFA chapter was well represented at the New York state FFA convention last week, as two students placed statewide and the chapter was awarded the Chapter Jacket Award. Kayleigh Reynolds-Flynn got the convention started as she placed first in the state in the People in Agriculture competition. That same session, the BKW FFA …