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National Honor Society Field Trip

National Honor Society Field Trip

Gabriel Lindo

June 6, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Click here for a photo gallery from the field trip.  On April 26, 2018, NHS and JNHS left the school at 9:30am and took an hour and a half long bus ride to the Buffalo News office. There, they provided us with a tour and lunch. We observed people working on computers and operating machines with one...

Senior Trip a Success

Senior Trip a Success

Morgan Hamer

June 6, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

This year's seniors went to Virginia Beach for their senior trip. With the weather being in the high eighties and low nineties, the seniors enjoyed being on the beach and taking some time off of school.  A favorite event was the dinner cruise, where they ate delicious food, danced, and enjoyed the n...

Foster Recognized as Lion’s Club Citizen of the Year

Foster Recognized as Lion’s Club Citizen of the Year

Julia Lindo

June 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Jane Foster, the BCS Home to School Coordinator, won the 2018 Citizen of the Year award, presented by the Belfast Lions Club. A well-deserving recipient,  Ms. Foster organizes Rachel’s Club, Sources of Strength, Natural Helpers, post prom parties, and much more at BCS. Ms. Foster has been a blessing ...

BCS Taking Precautions

BCS Taking Precautions

Gabriel Lindo

March 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The incident in Parkland, Florida has caused many schools, specifically BCS, to take safety and security measures. Since the tragedy, letters have been sent to all families and staff members regarding safety in the building. Directions to enter BCS have been posted on every door and lockdown magnets have ...

The Brunch Club a Success!

The Brunch Club a Success!

Christian Lopez

March 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On March 9th and 10th, the auditorium was filled with eager fans of The Belfast Central School drama club as they  enjoyed a hilarious play that portrayed six high school students in detention. Well, I’m proud to say that the play was a success! The audience was entranced by the humor and modern day ref...

Senior Class Fundraisers

Senior Class Fundraisers

Samantha Burgio

February 8, 2018


Filed under News

The Senior Class of 2018 is currently raising money for the Senior trip to Virginia Beach in May. We all really appreciate everyone’s help and past purchases. It’s a good experience to support our classes in order to give them motivation and appreciation towards our community. We are almost there,...

Christmas Concert

Christmas Concert

Gabriel Lindo

January 2, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On December 19, Belfast Central School hosted a Christmas Concert. This concert was led by Mr. Struckmann, the choir instructor, and Mr. Snyder, the band instructor. There were performances by the 7th and 8th grade Choir, the Freshman Quartet, Select Choir, Men's Choir, High school Choir, Women's choir,...

Online Safety Assembly

Online Safety Assembly

Samantha Burgio

December 21, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Friday, December 15, 2017, all grades were required to attend an Internet Safety Assembly in the auditorium hosted by the Center for Missing and Exploited Children. The grades were split up and went in at different times. The presenter, Renee DeLuke, discussed topics such as addiction, bullying, po...

The Lion King, Jr.

The Lion King, Jr.

Aidan Heaney and Hunter Lincoln

December 7, 2017


Filed under News

BCS Drama Department proudly presents The Lion King Jr this Friday and Saturday at 7:00 pm! This classic story of redemption, family, and sacrifice told for the entire family to enjoy is something you cannot miss! This production glistens with talent, and the sets and costumes transport the audience...

Mafe Soria Wins 48 Hour Film Project

Mafe Soria Wins 48 Hour Film Project

Gabriel Lindo and Sydney Ace

December 7, 2017


Filed under Alumni Spotlights, News

     Many people in the community may remember one of our 2015 graduates, Mafe Soria, a foreign exchange student from Bolivia.  Mafe was an exchange student hosted by Randa and Jeff Harrington. Mafe recently won some awards for a short film she produced. The film can be seen here.  While attending Belfast, Mafe was involved in our production of Sherlo...

New Social Media in Belfast

New Social Media in Belfast

Samantha Burgio

December 7, 2017


Filed under News

Many BCS organizations have social media pages for everyone to see this year. Why not check them out? From general Belfast news to Belfast choir Youtube stars, we have it all! If you haven’t already, check out the new Belfast website at www.belfastcsd.org. We also have a Belfast Central Mobile A...

Students Trained in Sources of Strength

Students Trained in Sources of Strength

Danielle Cassady and Cassandra Hadaway

December 7, 2017


Filed under News, Sources of Strength

When you hear “Sources of Strength,” what questions do you ask yourself? Sources of Strength is a youth suicide prevention program designed to utilize the power of peer to peer social networks. The goal of Sources of Strength is to prevent suicide and harmful choices by increasing help seeking beha...

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