Community invited to meet SROs, learn about safety enhancements at Oct. 5 forum

Members of the Broadalbin-Perth community are invited to a school safety and security forum starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5 in the Margaret Robin Blowers Auditorium at B-P Jr./Sr. High School. During the forum, community members can expect to hear from Superintendent of Schools Stephen Tomlinson and District Safety Coordinator Wayne Bell about new …

B-P introduces district’s first school resource officers

Thursday, Sept. 8 won’t just be the first day of school for students at Broadalbin-Perth Central School District. It will also be the first day of school for B-P’s first school resource officers (SROs): Nicole Buckley and Kyle Harris were formally introduced during a press conference held Wednesday, Aug. 31 at Broadalbin-Perth Jr./Sr. High School. …

Broadalbin-Perth 2022-23 wall calendar now available

Calendar to be distributed to students, made available at local banks The Broadalbin-Perth Central School District’s annual wall calendar has returned after a two-year hiatus caused by the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic. As in the past, copies of the calendar will be distributed and made available to students when they return to school. The …

B-P students take on Camp Invention

For the second straight summer, Broadalbin-Perth Elementary School hosted Camp Invention, a nationally acclaimed STEM enrichment program, for district students entering kindergarten through grade 6. Camp Invention provides opportunities for open-ended exploration of science, technology, engineering, and more. During each day of the program, which was held Aug. 8-12, children rotated through a variety of …

Tickets on sale now for B-P community production of ‘The Sound of Music’

Tickets are on sale now for Broadalbin-Perth’s community production of “The Sound of Music.” Tickets may be purchased online for $7 plus fees, or at the door for $9 each. Performances are scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5; 1:30 and 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6; and 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7. All performances will …

B-P celebrates the Class of 2022 with commencement ceremony on Patriot Field

It was a beautiful sunny evening as Broadalbin-Perth held its annual commencement ceremony on Patriot Field with members of the community celebrating the 127 graduating seniors in the Class of 2022 on Friday, June 24. B-P Senior High School Principal Mark Brooks emceed the ceremony, with Superintendent of Schools Stephen Tomlinson, B-P Board of Education …

B-P communications team wins pair of national awards

Broadalbin-Perth was recently recognized by the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) with two Publications and Digital Media Excellence Awards. The district received an Award of Excellence, the highest ranking, in the “Video (produced in-house)” category for the “Equine Therapy” video, which was filmed and edited by Lindsay Quackenbush, a public information specialist with the …

Patriots walk the red carpet at inaugural Varsity Student-Athlete Recognition Program

Broadalbin-Perth rolled out the red carpet — literally — for the inaugural Varsity Student-Athlete Recognition Program on Monday, June 13. Varsity student-athletes and their families began the evening by enjoying hors d’oeuvres and photos in the lobby of the Margaret Robin Blowers Auditorium, then took their seats for the main event. WNYT sports reporter and …