PTA Meeting 2/13: Shameek Robinson from the College Board

Please don’t forget!  Shameek Robinson from the College Board (makers of the SATs and SAT subject tests) will be attending our PTA meeting to discuss the best strategies to help our kids prepare for the SATs and SAT subject tests.  He will go over all the free resources available through the College Board and Khan Academy to…

Congratulations to BSGE for receiving Reward status from NYSED!

The New York State Education Department has identified 155 schools as Reward Schools, with 12 in Queens — including the Baccalaureate School for Global Education. Reward Schools are awarded for their high academic achievement as well as those who progress the most in the State. Read more in the articles below: Feb 2, 2018 – http://qns.com/story/2018/02/02/dozen-queens-schools-get-reward-state-high-academic-marks/ Feb…

January PTA Meeting: Elevate Education Workshop

Thank you to all those who attended the workshop from Elevate Education at our PTA meeting last night. Elevate Education is aimed at improving the time management skills (and note taking strategies) of our students and how we, as parents, can reinforce these study skills at home.  For more information, please check out their website.  Our…

Deck the Halls at BSGE

Deck the Halls — BSGE’s First Ever Holiday Decoration Contest!! (Wednesday, December 13th) Teams of 4 to 6 students (teachers and staff, too!) were invited to decorate every classroom door of BSGE! Individual awards were given out to most creative, most inclusive, D.I.Y. masters, and more… See our photo gallery!

BSGE Stingbots Robotics — First Tech Challenge Qualifier

The two BSGE Stingbots Robotics Teams participated in the early First Tech Challenge Qualifier, held at John Dewey High School, Saturday December 9th. The team is made up of approximately 20 students, primarily 7th and 9th graders. The Qualifier pitted the Stingbots against 28 other teams from all over the city, both Public and Independent…

7th Grade Open House

OPEN HOUSE — No reservations are required. Attendance is not taken at Open House events and is not a factor in admissions. The Open House includes a self-guided building walk — current students and staff will be glad to answer questions. Our 7th Grade Admissions Open House for the 2017-2018 school year is as follows:…

Mix and Mingle to the jingle bell beat with BSGE teachers

LAST CALL FOR WINTERFEST. Enjoy Friday night with cocktails and organic fare with your BSGE teachers, staff and other parents at Restaurant No. 5 NYC, 35-43 37th St. from 5-8pm tonight, Dec 1st. It’s not too late to buy your tickets on line at https://www.generosity.com/fundraisers/bsge-winterfest Guests should arrive at the 36th Avenue entrance. If you’ve already purchased a ticket,…

Please support BSGE clubs and IB program on this National Day of Giving

Dear BSGE Community, Tuesday, November 28th is National Day of Giving, more commonly referred to as #GivingTuesday. In honor of this day the BSGE PTA would like you to help spread the word on our Generosity.com fundraising campaign. Please reach out to your friends and family, and especially BSGE alumni you may know and encourage…

Earn $$$ for BSGE on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Hope our BSGE families had a nice Thanksgiving! While Holidays are still a long way off, we know many of you will be shopping on Black Friday and Cyber Monday – and some of you are so organized that you are already starting your holiday shopping! Don’t forget that shopping through Amazon Smile is the…

Parent – Teacher Conferences Nov 16th & 17th, 2017

Parent – Teacher conferences are on: Thursday 11/16/2017: 5PM – 8PM Friday 11/17/2017: 12PM – 2:30PM (Your child will be dismissed from school on Friday at 11:09 AM). Your child will bring home his/her progress report on 11/15/17. Grades on the progress report are an indication of how your child is doing in the class thus far and are…