Eighth-grade students, families invited to Capital Region P-TECH information events

Current eighth graders interested in getting on the fast track to a high school diploma, a no-cost college degree in high-tech field and the front line for a job with industry partners should consider learning more about Capital Region Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH). This engaging, four to six year program (grades …

A message to the Class of 2022

Dear Freshman Students, Parent/Guardian(s): We have just finished up our Thanksgiving season and it is now time to think about the men and women serving in our militaries during the Holiday season. They continue to fight for our freedom so we are able to spend those valuable moments with family and loved ones. This year …

Tech Valley High School Open House Programs for 8th grade students

Is your child interested in project-based work and emerging technologies? 8th grade students can apply to Tech Valley High School, a regional high school program built on the principles of Project-Based Learning and development of 21st Century skills. Applications are available in the Guidance Office. Interested students should attend one of the Open House programs …

BKW announces first quarter honor roll

BKW Secondary School proudly announces the 2018-19 first quarter honor roll. To earn a place on the honor roll, students must meet the following criteria: High Honors—maintain an average of 95 or higher. Honors—maintain an average of 90-94. Honorable Mention—maintain an average of 85-89 Seventh Grade High Honors Lauren Emmerich, Skylyn Fryer, Emma Gardiner, Jodie …

Five fall sports teams earn athletic-scholar award

Five BKW varsity sports teams earned the NYS Public High School Athletic Association’s Scholar Athlete teams award. To earn the award, 75% of the team roster  must have a 90 or above average. Congratulations to: Boys Soccer Girls Soccer Girls Volleyball Girls Swimming Girls Cross-Country “We are proud of these student athletes,” said BKW Athletic …

Seventh grade team launches Homework Club

The 7th grade BKW team is excited to announce that beginning Tuesday, Dec. 4, we will offer our students an opportunity to participate in an after school Homework Club. Homework Club provides support to students who struggle to complete classwork and homework assignments during the school year. Students will receive help completing their work in …

Secondary school parents invited to “Coffee with the Counselors”

Junior and Senior High Parents are invited to Coffee with the Secondary School Counselors (grades 7-12) 8:30-9:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 16, Monday, Dec. 17, and Friday, Jan 11 in Room 166. Come discuss social-emotional issues with your secondary school counseling staff. Topics will vary from homework help to anxiety tips, as well as resources …

BKW students take the lead to fight bullying

The BKW Elementary Student Council and the High School Student Senate joined forces to combat bullying during the district’s anti-bullying week Oct. 22-26. Each day was filled with activities reinforcing the simple message—there is no place for bullying at BKW. Elementary events included: Daily anti-bullying messages read each morning during announcements. Principal Annette Landry read …

Guide for CTE and New Visions students for delays and snow days

Students who attend the Albany, Schoharie Career & Technical Schools (CTE), Mohonasen CTE Campus and New Visions will follow the schedule listed below for either a school closing or a delay to the start of school: If BKW delays the start of school by one or two hours, students follow the delay at BKW. Students …