Bethlehem Area School District Special Education Coordinator, Brenda Solitario, was honored at the September 23, 2019 Board of Directors Meeting for completing the 2018-2019 Pennsylvania Fellowship Program for Special Education Leaders. Continue reading “Brenda Solitario Recognized for Pennsylvania Fellowship Program for Special Education Leaders Completion”
Three Bethlehem Area School District principals will retire at the end of the 2019 school year. On May 20, 2019, these principals were honored for their dedication, selflessness, and hard work. Continue reading “Three Retiring School Bethlehem Area School District Principals Honored”
Various students were honored during the May 21, 2019 regular Bethlehem Area School District Board Meeting including student board reps, a top culinary student, and PMEA participants. Continue reading “Students Honored for Music, Culinary, and Board Representative Accomplishments”
On April 29, 2019, Bethlehem Area School District (BASD) introduced three new elementary school principals – all of whom earned their leadership credentials/master’s degrees through Lehigh University: Erin Hines, Erin
Martin-Medina and Courtney Wertman-Stambaugh. Continue reading “Three New BASD Principals Introduced”
The four BASD middle schools participated in the What’s So Cool About Manufacturing? video contest. The annual contests excite students to explore cool manufacturing careers and produce profiles of companies throughout Pennsylvania.
Created by the Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC) in Allentown, PA in
2013, the What’s So Cool About Manufacturing? contests draw entries from
nearly 200 teams across Pennsylvania. Continue reading “BASD Board Honors Middle School ‘What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?’ Contest Award Winners”
About 1.5 million juniors took the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) last October and entered the National Merit Program. Of the 1.5 million students who took the PSAT 50,000 are recognized as high scorers. 34,000 of that number are recognized as Commended Students. About 16,000 of the original 1.5 million are recognized as semifinalists. Continue reading “Two BASD Students Selected as National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists”
The Bethlehem Area School Board voted unanimously to oppose Senate Bill 2 at their February 26 meeting. Below is School Board Director, Michael Faccinetto’s, thoughts on the bill and why BASD opposes it. Continue reading “BASD School Board Director, Michael Faccinetto, on Senate Bill 2 Opposition”
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) student participants were honored during a Bethlehem Area School District Board Meeting on February 26, 2018.
The district would like to extend congratulations to twenty Freedom and Liberty High School students for placing in various categories at the 2018 Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Regional Competition. Continue reading “Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Winners Honored”
A longtime Bethlehem Area School District teacher and supervisor was honored during a regular school board meeting on June 26, 2017. Continue reading “Longtime BASD Teacher and Supervisor, Doris Correll, Honored for Her Service”
Freedom High School music students were honored at the June 26 regular school board meeting held at the Bethlehem Area School District’s Education Center. Continue reading “Freedom High School Pennsylvania Music Educators Association Students Honored”