BASD Announces Pre-K Open House Schedule

The Bethlehem Area School District will be holding Open House Nights for local Pre-K parents/guardians, Pre-K students, and Pre-K providers.  Attendees will get to meet the principal, a kindergarten teacher, and a guidance counselor.  Event activities include visiting a kindergarten classroom, hearing from guest speakers, and touring the school. Continue reading “BASD Announces Pre-K Open House Schedule”

Governor Wolf Elementary Principal Theo Quinones Receives Grant to Champion Creativity in Schools

Theo Quinones is one of 20 elementary and middle school principals from across the nation who has been selected by Crayola and the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) to receive a “Champion Creatively Alive Children” school grant. Mr. Quinones is principal of Governor Wolf Elementary School in Bethlehem, PA. Crayola and NAESP together selected 20 schools to receive the grants, which will fund innovative programs aimed at fostering children’s critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and communication skills. Continue reading “Governor Wolf Elementary Principal Theo Quinones Receives Grant to Champion Creativity in Schools”

New Officers and Trustees Appointed to the Board of The Foundation For The Bethlehem Area School District

The Foundation for the Bethlehem Area School District, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, raises funds to provide resources to promote innovative educational programs that enhance the learning opportunities for all students in the Bethlehem Area School District. Benefitting over 13,500 students of the Bethlehem Area School District, The Foundation provides funding towards Teacher Innovation Grants, Service-Learning Grants, Project Lead the Way Engineering Program, Project Lead the Way Biomedical Science Program, Curriculum based field trips and the Farm to School program at Broughal Middle School. Continue reading “New Officers and Trustees Appointed to the Board of The Foundation For The Bethlehem Area School District”

Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera Speaks Words of Inspiration and Determination to Liberty High School Students

Yankees legend, Mariano Rivera, has won five World Series titles, and has seen his fair share of champions. When he visited Liberty High School no October 27, on the eve of the annual game against Freedom High School, he predicted another.  Continue reading “Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera Speaks Words of Inspiration and Determination to Liberty High School Students”

Pennsylvania Philharmonic Presents Classical Music for the Entire Family in Pay-What-You-Want Concert

In honor of the Bethlehem Area School District being chosen to enter the John F Kennedy Center “Arts for Every Given Child” program, the Pennsylvania Philharmonic will showcase its 2017 music educational program, “Soundsational Science,” to the general public through a pay-what-you-want concert open to all Bethlehem residents in November. Continue reading “Pennsylvania Philharmonic Presents Classical Music for the Entire Family in Pay-What-You-Want Concert”

Message from BASD Superintendent Regarding Devastation in Puerto Rico

(This message is below in both English and español. / Este mensaje está abajo en inglés y español.)

Dear BASD Community,

I would like to extend my thoughts and prayers to the Bethlehem Area School District families and employees who have relatives in Puerto Rico. I know that as of this writing, many Bethlehem Area School District community members have been unable to contact their loved ones. Please know that we stand with you. Continue reading “Message from BASD Superintendent Regarding Devastation in Puerto Rico”