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The Learning Community at B-P

TLC Building Leader/Dean of Students
Bradley Strait, TLC Building Leader/Dean of Students
StraitB@bpcsd.org
Office Personnel
Secretary - Sue Manell - 954-2650
Social Worker - Lauren O'Donnell - 954-2671
School Nurse - Tammy Flaherty - 954-2660

The Learning Community News

by Communications Staff 2 days, 5 hours ago
Local farmer Chris Korona on Thursday visited the kindergarten classes at The Learning Community. Korona spoke to the students about farming after they had finished a unit of study on farms.
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by Communications Staff 4 days, 7 hours ago
Families are invited to the upcoming Slice and a Story event on Feb. 11 at the Intermediate School. The theme is Bedtime Stories, and everyone is invited to wear their pajamas to the event.

Attendees can enjoy pizza from 6 to 6:30 p.m. and stories being read in various classrooms from 6:30 to 7 p.m. Deadline for registration is Friday, Jan. 23. Forms have been sent home with students and are available in the main offices of the Intermediate School and The Learning Community.


by Communications Staff on December 30, 2014
Three longtime Broadalbin-Perth employees are beginning new chapters in 2015, retiring from their decades of service to the district. Second-grade teacher Peggy Townsend, BPMS reading teacher Jackie Foust and payroll clerk Janet Sweet are all retiring as of the end of December.
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by Communications Staff on December 23, 2014
Valerie Hamel’s second-grade class at The Learning Community wanted to make sure that as colder weather hit, those in need would have some nice, warm pajamas at night. In conjunction with the Scholastic Book Clubs Pajama Drive, the students brought in new sleepwear for all ages to be donated.
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by Communications Staff on December 16, 2014
Referrals for participation in kindergarten grade-level Banana Splits are now being accepted.

Banana Splits is a program designed to assist children who have experienced a family change (related to parental separation or divorce) through a series of peer support groups.
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by Communications Staff on December 5, 2014
Following the first quarter since the launch of the “Successories” program at the beginning of the 2014-15 school year, the initial round of honorees has been selected. Superintendent of Schools Stephen Tomlinson randomly drew a $25 restaurant gift certificate winner from each school from the completed “Successories” forms that named faculty and staff members who have been recognized for helping others become a success.
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by Communications Staff on December 1, 2014
Kindergarten students at The Learning Community celebrated Turkey Day with guests on Nov. 21.


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by Communications Staff on November 14, 2014
On Monday, Nov. 10, The Learning Community hosted its annual Veterans Day presentation in the high school auditorium.
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by Communications Staff on November 4, 2014
The annual Slice and a Story event Oct. 21 drew the largest crowd to date. A total of 102 students in pre-k through sixth grade, plus their family members, came to enjoy some pizza and listen to stories from 11 volunteer readers at The Learning Community.
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by Communications Staff on October 28, 2014
This school year, the Parents as Reading Partners program, called PARP, won't be limited to just one month. At TLC, students will be encouraged to participate all school year.




by Communications Staff on September 17, 2014
As you may be aware from recent media coverage, several states in the Midwest reported clusters of a respiratory illness known as Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) affecting children and others over the last few weeks; more recently, cases of EV-D68 have been confirmed in New York. The Broadalbin-Perth Central School District is providing information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the New York State Department of Health (DOH) to help parents and community members become better informed about the illness and to help prevent the spread of the illness.
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by Communications Staff on August 20, 2014
Broadalbin-Perth is working quickly to finalize details regarding implementation of the full-day pre-K program this fall.
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by Communications Staff on August 11, 2014
Get to know Bradley Strait, the new building leader and dean of students at The Learning Community, in this kid-friendly Q&A.
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