Community Updates

  • Class of 2019 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

    On Wednesday, 5/29, the Bay Shore Board of Education recognized the Valedictorian and Salutatorian from the BSHS Class of 2019. Both have challenged themselves to the fullest extent possible while attending Bay Shore High School...
  • Spruce Up Bay Shore

    On Saturday, May 11th, members of the BSCTA took part in the annual "Spruce Up Bay Shore" event. Members spent Saturday picking up trash, pulling weeds, and planting trees and flowers. With the summer months approaching, Bay...
  • BSCTA Helps Honor Harry Brown, Grand Marshall of the 2018 St. Patrick's Day Parade

    On Saturday night, BSCTA attended a dinner at Captain Bill's to honor Harry Brown, this year's Grand Marshall of the St. Patrick's Day parade.  The BSCTA sent Bill and Gale Falconer, husband and wife, Bay Shore educators, and...
  • Bay Shore Wins $250 Scholarship

    At the recent Long Island President's Council meeting, Bay Shore's very own Mike Krieger along with Freeport Teachers Association President Stu Napear, who is also a Bay Shore resident, won from Brown and Brown a $250 scholarship...
  • Volunteers needed for Summer Jam

    Long Island Teachers are an official sponsor of this year's WBLI Summer Jam.  We will have a table outside of the Jones Beach Theatre where we will be handing out swag and talking to parents about the great work that Teachers do...
  • Basket Social

    Thank you to everyone who took part in our Basket Social on April 21st.  Thanks to your generous support and the great turnout, BSCTA raised almost $2,000 for the Dollars for Scholars program.
  • Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

    Every year the National Association of Letter Carriers and the United States Postal Service, along with the United Food and Commercial Workers, AFL-CIO and more host the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive.  It is one of the largest...
  • Help a member in need

    As some of you may know, Maria Capotosto has been battling cancer for the last few years.  Since 2011, Maria has battled breast cancer as well as brain cancer.  While going through all of this like a true educator, Maria has...
  • From the classroom to war zone

    Nick Scott is a friend and fellow teacher (Brentwood) serving in Afghanistan for the past year. We also have his two wonderful sons in our schools. For the holidays, we collected donations for Nick and the other troops as a small...
  • Happy Holidays- Click to Care

    Season's Greetings! As Educators we witness the magic of the Season as students look forward to the winter break and all its celebrations. Sadly, the Holidays can be a difficult time for some children especially the poor and...
  • Newsday: Flap over charter school forums in Brentwood, Central Islip

    by JOIE TYRRELL, Newsday   Organizers of a proposed charter school in the Brentwood and Central Islip districts have tried to suppress participation in public forums to keep critics from speaking out against the project, some...
  • State task force holds hearings on Common Core Friday, Nov. 6th

    11.05.2015/Community A state task force will hold simultaneous public hearings on controversial Common Core academic standards, testing and curriculum Friday in Stony Brook and at four other sites across the state, amid complaints by many...