Academics

Students with their homemade wind turbine

Students in Cindy Sengenberger’s eighth-grade STEM class test a homemade wind turbine.

The Broadalbin-Perth Central School District offers a rigorous, innovative and high-quality academic program that meets children where they are, whether they require enrichment or need extra help.

Broadalbin-Perth offers a pre-K through grade 12 program. Students continually build on their skills throughout their school careers, allowing each student to reach his or her academic potential and develop a desire for lifelong learning.

The district is dedicated to preparing students for college and careers by providing educational programs that align with individual students’ interests, talents and needs, as well as the New York State Department of Education’s learning standards.

Learn more about the Broadalbin-Perth Central School District on the NYSED website.

The Learning Community

Educational programs at the The Learning Community at Broadalbin Perth, which includes pre-kindergarten through second grade, are designed to foster a nurturing, safe, orderly environment that enhances students’ social and academic growth.

Although TLC serves the youngest learners in the district, the school’s academic program is rigorous. It is designed to provide all learners with a solid foundation in reading, writing, math and speech, as well as fine and gross motor skills. Small-group instruction and student-to-student interaction encourages a balance between the academic and social aspects of children’s development. Read more about The Learning Community academics »

Broadalbin-Perth Intermediate School

Academic programs at the intermediate school, which includes grades 3-5, builds on the foundational skills students acquired during the primary grades and provides them with greater academic challenges while taking into account individual student learning needs.

Teachers and students at the intermediate school take a cross-curricular approach to teaching and learning. For instance, English language arts classes include books on social studies and science topics, so students touch on multiple curricula throughout the day. Read more about B-P Intermediate School academics »

Broadalbin-Perth Middle School

Faculty and staff at the middle school focus on the success of every student and strive to foster student achievement in an environment that is both supportive and academically challenging.

Students at the middle school complete coursework in the core subjects of math, English, social studies and science, as well as art, music, technology, physical education, computer technology, health, foreign language, and family and consumer sciences. Read more about B-P Middles School academics»

Broadalbin-Perth High School

With a focus on preparing students to be ready for college and careers, Broadalbin-Perth High School provides a rigorous academic program that includes plenty of support to help ensure each student’s individual success.

The high school curriculum emphasizes English Language Arts and math skills as students work toward graduation. Broadalbin-Perth is continuing to strengthen its offerings in courses related to science, technology, engineering, art and math — known as STEAM.

Broadalbin-Perth strives to place each student in a program that aligns with his or her interests and strengths. Faculty at BPHS encourage students to set their own learning targets so they can persevere on their own paths to graduation. Read more about B-P High School academics»