B-P Junior High School names students of the month for December and January

Congratulations to the Broadalbin-Perth Junior High School “Students of the Month” for both December and January. Each of the recipients were nominated by the Junior High School staff, based on the characteristic of the month. Each of the honorees will be rewarded with a Subway coupon for a free 6-inch sub, given to them by …

B-P offers “Star Wars”-themed STEM class as a senior elective

This past summer, Broadalbin-Perth science teachers Gary Osarczuk and Brian Henry joined forces to create a course that would offer their senior students a creative and different way to learn science and provide them with a fun and memorable highlight for their last year in high school. Their collaboration resulted in the creation of “Star …

B-P Elementary students excel at specials while learning remotely

Since August, Broadalbin-Perth Elementary School Principal Dan Casey and Assistant Principal Kerri Barker have spent numerous hours altering class schedules for their 795 students in K-6, to make sure students in all three learning models — in-person, hybrid and 100% remote — stay engaged in a well-rounded curriculum that includes core subjects AND special-area classes: …

B-P artists showcase their work in Saratoga Arts’ High School All Stars virtual art exhibit

Ten pieces of art created by seven different students from Broadalbin-Perth Senior High School have been chosen for an annual art exhibit that has gone virtual this year.  Saratoga Arts’ annual High School All Stars exhibit showcases artwork by students in Saratoga, Fulton and Montgomery counties. Traditionally, student artwork is on display at Saratoga Arts’ …

Registration now open for 2021-22 pre-k and kindergarten

Broadalbin-Perth Central School District is now accepting requests for pre-K and kindergarten registration packets for the 2021-22 school year. Sign up online to have a registration packet mailed to you. Registration forms are due by Thursday, May 20, 2021. PRE-KINDERGARTEN B-P offers a full-day pre-K program and can accommodate up to 90 children in the …

Congratulations to our second quarter Successories Award recipients!

PRESENTING THE 2ND QUARTER SUCCESSORIES WINNERS:  From the left are Melissa Ossenfort (second grade special education teacher), Ashlyn Hillis (kindergarten teacher), Noel Ruggeri (direct consultant special education teacher for 6th grade ELA and math), Cherise Bellandi (teaching assistant, junior high school life skills) and Kameryn Curtis (operations assistant, transportation office). Melissa Ossenfort wins the day …

B-P launches new district website

The Broadalbin-Perth Central School District launched a newly redesigned website today, boasting enhanced search and navigation tools, a cleaner and more streamlined visual layout, and the ability to more prominently feature current photos, news stories, and videos. The new website uses the same URL as the previous design, https://www.bpcsd.org/.   The website, which is maintained …

Time to start thinking about registering your child for pre-kindergarten!

NOW is time to start thinking about registering your child(ren) for Pre-Kindergarten at Broadalbin-Perth for the 2021-22 school year! If your child will be four years old by December 1, 2021, they may be eligible to participate in the pre-k program. B-P has five full-day classrooms, with 90 slots available for students. Pre-k slots will …

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 …