Bethlehem Area School District Releases Second Season of “Built by Bethlehem” Podcast Featuring Students

The Bethlehem Area School District recently released the second season of its “Built by Bethlehem” Podcast featuring recently graduated students from both Freedom and Liberty high schools.

The series, which is hosted by BASD Superintendent, Dr. Joseph J. Roy, focuses on the students and how they have taken advantage of opportunities that the community provides for them in school. Continue reading “Bethlehem Area School District Releases Second Season of “Built by Bethlehem” Podcast Featuring Students”

Built by Bethlehem 2019 Episode 10: Liberty High School’s Tyler Young

Liberty High School Senior, Tyler Young, plans to attend Georgia Tech University in the fall to major in mechanical engineering.

Tyler attended Spring Garden Elementary School and Northeast Middle School. Continue reading “Built by Bethlehem 2019 Episode 10: Liberty High School’s Tyler Young”

Built by Bethlehem 2019 Episode 9: Freedom High School’s Spencer Williams

Freedom High School senior, Spencer Williams, who will be attending Villanova University in the fall to study finance.

Spencer attended Governor Wolf Elementary and East Hills Middle School! 

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Built by Bethlehem 2019 Episode 8: Liberty High School’s Ricardo Gonzalez

Liberty High School Senior, Ricardo Gonzalez, plans to attend Northampton Community College in the fall and study musical theatre before moving to another school.

Ricardo attended Thomas Jefferson Elementary School and Northeast Middle School!

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Built by Bethlehem 2019 Episode 6: Liberty High School’s Nasir Legree

Liberty High School senior, Nasir Legree, plans to attend Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in the fall to study business. Nasir is a proud Hurricane and talks about his football memories as well as one special teacher from Nitschmann Middle School.

Nasir attended Governor Wolf Elementary School and East Hills and Nitschmann middle schools.

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Built by Bethlehem 2019 Episode 5: Freedom High School’s Mikela Ortwein

Recent Freedom High School graduate, Mikela Ortwein, will attend Moravian College to study teaching.

Learn more about her love of teaching and how having two BASD teacher parents helped her craft her dreams.

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Built by Bethlehem 2019 Episode 4: Liberty High School’s Katie Neary

Liberty High School Senior, Katie Neary, won a full scholarship to LaSalle University where she plans to study bio-chem.

Katie attended Hanover Elementary School and Nitschmann Middle School.

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Built by Bethlehem 2019 Episode 3: Liberty High School’s Jessica Batoussi

Liberty high School graduating senior, Jessica Batoussi, plans to attend University of Pittsburgh to study pre-med.

She also attended Northeast Middle School. Learn more about her story!

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Built by Bethlehem 2019 Episode 1: Freedom High School’s Alex Rodrigues

Built by Bethlehem 2019 Episode 1: Liberty High School’s Alex Rodrigues

Freedom High School Senior, Alex Rodrigues, plans to attend Lehigh University in the fall to study Biology/ Pre-Med Track with dreams of being a cardiologist.

Alex attended Farmersville Elementary and East Hills Middle School. Wishing you all the best on your future endeavors.

Thank you for being such a positive influence on the Bethlehem Area School District! The seniors in these videos have been selected by both Liberty and Freedom staff or administration to share their stories about being #BuiltbyBethlehem.

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New Ways to Stay Connected to What’s Going on in the Bethlehem Area School District

We are excited to update you on the many ways you can stay connected to what’s happening in the district and the community. Below, you’ll find information about our mobile app, new online registration system, BASD TV, and our social media channels. We hope that these tech updates will make it easy for you to stay informed about what’s going on in the district. Download our new BASD mobile app, follow us on social media, and tune into our new 24/7 TV channel. We value your participation in your child’s education and hope that you enjoy our new tech-savvy updates. Continue reading “New Ways to Stay Connected to What’s Going on in the Bethlehem Area School District”