Parents: Keep your children HOME when they are sick

Dear parents and guardians, As you have probably seen, we are now barely a week into the school year and we have already had multiple cases of COVID-19 in our schools. We are taking all necessary precautions, including following the state’s mask mandate and continuing our daily COVID cleaning and disinfection protocols. But whenever an …

Szumowski first B-P student musician ever selected for New York All-State Band

Broadalbin-Perth senior Katherine (Kate) Szumowski has been selected for the New York All-State Symphonic Band, becoming the first B-P student ever to earn that distinction. All-State ensembles feature the most talented musicians from around New York. Roughly 7,500 students audition for All-State each year, with about 900 students selected to participate in eight different ensembles. …

BPCSD rolls out district-wide approach to Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) program for 2021-22

Curriculum teaches and reinforces age appropriate behavioral expectations, with students earning “Patriot Bucks” for good behaviors The Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) program will be rolled out in full force this fall to all Broadalbin-Perth students in pre-K through 12th grade. The goal of the PBIS curriculum is to help students learn the skills …

B-P junior high students take part in PLTW-themed summer enrichment program

B-P students in grades 7-9 had the chance to participate in summer enrichment programs at B-P Junior High School this month as an extension of the Project Lead The Way (PLTW) curriculum taught at BPES. Throughout the week, students designed and built “green” houses, created bridges out of popsicle sticks, mapped out a hypothetical trip …

April 23: Notification of positive COVID-19 cases at B-P

School district leaders at Broadalbin-Perth have learned of the following individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19 during the past week: One person associated with B-P Jr./Sr. High School who was last on site Wednesday, April 14. One person associated with B-P Elementary School who was last on site Thursday, April 15. One person associated …

B-P Future City Team wins third place in Capital District Competition

Team Earns Additional Awards for “Best Model Design” and “Most Sustainable Building” The Broadalbin-Perth Future City Team recently competed virtually against 16 other Capital Region schools at this year’s Future City competition, finishing third in the region and taking home awards for “Most Sustainable Building” and “Best Model Design.” B-P’s Future City team includes students …

B-P’s alpine ski team kicks off second season with new COVID-19 safety rules in place and a new head coach, Shawn Cotter

If there was one person who was particularly happy about the winter storm that dropped close to three feet of snow before the holidays, it was Shawn Cotter, the new head coach of the varsity alpine ski team at Broadalbin-Perth. In Cotter’s first year as head coach, he said the fresh snow put their home …

Check out B-P’s Virtual Student Art Gallery!

Even while learning from home, Broadalbin-Perth students have been showing their creative artistic talents during their art classes. Completed artwork would normally be showcased throughout the school for staff, students and visitors to enjoy. But of course, this year has been anything but “normal.” Please check out our “B-P Virtual Student Art Gallery,” which will …