It was a good showing for the Guilderland Dutchmen, Voorheesville Blackbirds, and Berne-Knox-Westerlo Bulldogs during the spring sports season.
Getting to states, in Syracuse, is the ultimate goal for runners and field-event athletes. Local athletes first had to succeed at the State Qualifiers at Shenendehowa High School on June 2 and 3.
BERNE — After years of eking out wins, and sometimes facing budget defeats, Berne-Knox-Westerlo saw its $22.6 million budget for next year pass by a landslide on Tuesday.
On May 9, students learned and saw the transit of Mercury as it passes the sun.
Berne-Knox-Westerlo's Shayla Lyons signing her letter of intent for Stonehill College on April 19.
Berne-Knox-Westerlo plans to use its added state aid to fix one-time problems next year like resurfacing the track or abating asbestos in the elementary-school basement.
The outside temperatures might have been fluctuating, but inside the gymnasium was on fire for the Dutch, Blackbirds and Bulldogs during the winter sports season.
With school funds cut for field trips, the Hilltown community is enriching students' understanding of history and their own heritage by bringing antique objects in a suitcase to their classroom.
Administrators want to increase time for teachers to analyze data from their classrooms and create alternative education classrooms during the day and evenings.
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