B-P Elementary School Drama Club presents “Disney’s 101 Dalmations KIDS” August 6-7

Outdoor performances at 6:30 p.m. on August 6 and 7 Donations for Humane Society collected at the door The community is invited to attend the BPES Drama Club’s production of “Disney’s 101 Dalmatians KIDS” Aug. 6-7, with live performances scheduled to take place at 6:30 p.m. each night on an outdoor stage at Broadalbin-Perth Elementary …

B-P Fishing Club gives students the unique opportunity to cultivate a lifelong hobby

Broadalbin-Perth science teacher Brian Henry and social worker Mick Gottung both grew up in nearby Gloversville, where they both said their love of fishing started at the age of four or five. They credit their parents, extended family, friends, and community members for exposing them to fishing and instilling in them a true passion for …

Visco named 2021 Fulton County Athlete of the Year

Ryan Visco wrapped up his athletic career at Broadalbin-Perth Central School District with a very impressive senior year where he was a three-sport captain and standout player on the football field, basketball court and baseball diamond. His athletic contributions were honored on June 26 when he was named the 2021 Fulton County Athlete of the …

B-P girls varsity track team wins Section II championship title; boys earn runner-up title

Congratulations to the B-P girls varsity track and field team on their sectional championship title last month! The team ended up with a third place finish in 2018 and was a runner up in 2019. With last year’s sectional competitions cancelled because of COVID-19, head coach Jeff Richards said this year’s team was determined to …

B-P updates masking protocol for summer programs

On July 7, school districts received updated guidance from the state Department of Health that provides for some flexibility regarding masking during summer school and other school-based programs. Specifically, the guidance noted that schools in areas with low rates of COVID-19 transmission may implement masking protocols in alignment with child cares, day camps, and overnight …

B-P Jr./Sr. High School announces Principal’s List, High Honor Roll and Honor Roll for fourth quarter

Congratulations to the following students in grades 7-12 at Broadalbin-Perth Jr./Sr. High School who were named to the Principal’s List (GPA 92.00-100.00), High Honor Roll (GPA 89.50 – 92.00) and Honor Roll (GPA 84.50 – 89.50) for the third quarter of the 2020-2021 school year.   2020-2021: Q4 Principal’s List (92.00-100.00) Grade 7 Riley Bakuzonis, …

Nut Jobs’ award-winning robot wows the crowd at BPES

B-P’s FIRST Tech Challenge robotics team, the Nut Jobs, treated students at B-P Elementary School to an end-of-the-year show, featuring their award-winning robot named RG (“Random Generator”)! In what was a challenging year, the Nut Jobs were able to compete in four tournaments this season including the Excelsior Regional Championship. The team placed eighth at …

American Rescue Plan (ARP) – ESSER Funding Plan

The 2021-22 enacted state budget includes language requiring local education agencies, such as school districts, that receive funding from the Federal Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund allocated by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP-ESSER) to post on their website a plan by school year of how these funds will be spent. …

B-P announces final Successories winners for 2020-2021 school year

We are proud to announce the fourth quarter B-P Successories winners for the 2020-21 school year: Erin Loatman Jason Kruger McKayla Brunelle Rick Wallace Amy Wurz Junior high school life skills teacher Erin Loatman will receive a personal day, which Superintendent Stephen Tomlinson will cover. Jason Kruger, McKayla Brunelle, Rick Wallace, and Amy Wurz will …