General News Updates

  • Patch Teacher of the Week

    12.03.2019/General News
    Everybody has a favorite teacher — maybe it's a teacher who went out of their way to make one student's day or a teacher who brightens up a classroom every day.             This article was written by Patch. One teacher who...
  • Making Strides Annual Walkathon

    10.21.2019/General News
    On Sunday, October 20th, the BSCTA joined thousands of participants in the Making Strides for Breast Cancer Walk. This annual event raises money to help those who are newly diagnosed with breast cancer and to raise awareness of...
  • Rest in Peace Laurie Addeo

    10.02.2019/General News
    Laurie Addeo. Age 61, of East Islip and with the biggest heart for Bay Shore. Passed on September 27, 2019. Beloved by her family and the Bay Shore Schools community, Laurie gave her heart to her family her entire life and to the...
  • Please Attend Board of Education Meetings

    09.25.2019/General News
    Our attendance at Bay Shore Board of Education meetings is essential. It reminds the Board and the community of our presence and commitment to the children we teach.  In order to increase attendance at these meetings, we have...
  • Welcome our New Members

    09.20.2019/General News
    The new member social took place on Wednesday, September 11th at 4pm at the BSCTA Office.   The new BSCTA members received a welcome bag loaded with a variety of products to help them throughout their first year.  A nice spread...
  • Rethinking the Regents Exams in New York

    08.02.2019/General News
    Taking "the Regents," one of the oldest academic exam systems in the country, has been a rite of passage for high school students in New York for generations.     That may soon change as the state Board of Regents considers...
  • Say No to Anti-Union Groups this Summer

    07.16.2019/General News
      During the summer months, corporate funded anti-union groups will be out in full force seeking to convince union members to give up their valuable rights and leave their unions. The bottom line is that the wealthy non-working...
  • Congratulations to our newly tenured teachers!

    06.19.2019/General News
    On Wednesday, June 19, 2019, the following teachers officially received tenure: Joe Brass Maria Cucciniello Michelle D'Antoni Gia De Stefanis Olivia Galati Stephanie Gariepy Taylor Hall Alma Hespeler Kathryn Hunter Emily Mercado...
  • Congratulations to our 2019 Retirees

    06.13.2019/General News
      The BSCTA held its general membership meeting and retiree social on Friday, May 31st at Fat Fish.  The member turnout was beyond amazing and we honored our four retirees as well: Maria Fagan (HS), Deb Fuentes (BA), Anne Marie...
  • Don't Allow NY Classrooms to Overheat

    06.03.2019/General News
      Has your classroom ever been so hot that it's nearly impossible for the kids to learn? Take action TODAY at the NYSUT Action Center to ask lawmakers to establish an unsafe maximum room temperature in school buildings to help...
  • Phil Carpenter Inducted into Bay Shore High School Hall of Fame

    06.01.2019/General News
    On April 11, 2019, the Bay Shore Alumni Association inducted the Bay Shore High School Hall of Fame Class of 2019. Former teacher and BSCTA member, Philip M. Carpenter, was recognized for all of his hard work and...
  • APPR Changes

    05.23.2019/General News
    Click here to download a fact sheet from NYSUT about the changes to APPR that were included in the 2019 State budget.

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