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Phantom Spirit at Homecoming

    The chill of fall was in the air, but the warm caring spirit of the Phantoms could be felt at homecoming.  Students of Bayport and Blue Point made this annual event so much... more

First Time’s a Charm

 On January 4, eight high school students from the Bayport-Blue Point School District representing grades nine through twelve took part in the DECA Regional Competition at Suffolk Community Co... more

SEA-BBS Got Talent

    The Society Encouraging the Arts in Bayport-Blue Point Schools (SEA-BBS) held their 15th Annual Talent Show in January.  It featured an incredible variety of 27 student acts... more

The Elephant in the Room

Founded five years ago to support children and education in Uganda, BULA’s work continues to touch many.  Our efforts are rooted in the Bayport-Blue Point community where incredible supp... more

JWY Students Get a Beach Day

    Congratulations to the students of the James Wilson Young Middle School Ecology Club in the Bayport-Blue Point School District who participated for the first time in the “C... more

Lego League Champions

    Since September, 14 students from Bayport-Blue Point Middle and High School have spent many long hours working together to create a Lego robot.  They belong to FIRST (For In... more

Small Change Program Raises Funds at Academy Street

    Students of Academy Street Elementary School in the Bayport-Blue Point School District recently attended an assembly in which a check in the amount of $283 was presented to Patri... more

Spreading Smiles to Make a Difference

  In celebration of Make a Difference Day, Sylvan Avenue Elementary School’s Peer Leaders brought smiles to the residents at Petit Fleur Nursing Home in Sayville at the e... more

Fun In Frost Valley!!

Forging Friendships, Creating Memories and Experiencing Hands-on Learning
    James Wilson Young Middle School eighth-grade students received a hands-on lesson in teamwork and c... more

A Thank You from Overseas

    Blue Point Elementary School students have been engaging in meaningful, character-building community service projects throughout the year, and since the late fall, three classes ... more

Class of 2013

By Lenore Ringer-Prezioso
    The front lawn of Bayport - Blue Point High School ... Commencement exercises began promptly at 11 to the sounds of “Pomp and Circumstance&rd... more

Top of the Class In Bayport-Blue Point

   Graduating from high school is a really significant accomplishment for every student.  But for two especially hard working and talented young women of Bayport-Blue Point, graduati... more

On the Hunt for Buried Treasure

Sylvan Avenue Elementary School’s third- through fifth-graders utilized their mathematical and geographic skills as they participated in a treasure hunt activity during their physical educati... more

Scholarship Fundraiser

  Dennis O’Connell of Sayville recently gave out 15 scholarships to graduating high school senior football player from across Long Island.  The scholarships are in memory of his son... more

A SEED packet…

“Dreams are the seeds of change. Nothing ever grows without a seed, and nothing ever changes without a dream.” Debby Boone

I’m not sure if you are aware that g... more

Phantoms Spirit Spreads Over Homecoming

    Homecoming for Bayport and Blue Point has evolved into a whole day of celebrating our community. 
The day started off with five new inducted being unveiled at the Bayp... more

The Beginning of a New Year

    Bayport-Blue Point School District students were welcomed back to school by faculty and staff on Sept. 9, when school doors opened to mark the beginning of the 2013-14 school yea... more

Musicians Selected to Perform at Festivals

    Two Bayport-Blue Point High School students have been invited to participate in the All-State Music Festival at this year’s New York State School Music Association Winter C... more

A Wall of Honor

    The Bayport-Blue Point School District has created a Wall of Honor to pay tribute to alumni and employees who have served in the military. Plaques featuring the individual’... more

Practicing Safety at the BP Fire Dept.

    Blue Point Elementary School students marked this year’s Fire Prevention Week by participating in a safety workshop at the Blue Point Fire Department. After walking across ... more

Experiencing History

    Academy Street Elementary School fourth-graders had the chance to learn about the lives and culture of the first Americans during a hands-on workshop called “Journey into N... more

Learning Fire Safety Lessons

Sylvan Avenue Elementary school kindergartners learned about the importance of fire safety during a comprehensive and interactive program at the Bayport Fire Department.
Local firefight... more

Red Ribbon Week = Good Decisions

    As part of this year’s Red Ribbon Week, Bayport-Blue Point High School students and staff members participated in a number of activities focused on the importance of making... more

An Inspiring Open House

    Rather than just learning about the curriculum their children will be studying this year, parents at Sylvan Avenue Elementary School in the Bayport-Blue Point School District had... more

BBP Scores Post-Season

    Bayport-Blue Point High School senior and standout baseball pitcher Jack Piekos has been awarded several exceptional postseason honors. In recognition of his performance during t... more

Nature Guides Artists

    Academy Street Elementary School first-graders sought inspiration from the great outdoors as they worked to complete a recent art project. Taking advantage of the beautiful fall ... more

Partners in Education

    Blue Point Elementary School’s collaborative reading and character education program with the Sayville Rotary Club continues to offer countless benefits to the school&... more

Middle School Students Inducted into NJHS

    As a result of their outstanding scholarship, leadership, service, citizenship and character, 39 eighth-graders at James Wilson Young Middle School in the Bayport-Blue Point Scho... more

Learning Memorable Life Lessons

    James Wilson Young Middle School eighth-grade students experienced hands-on lessons on teamwork and cooperation this fall when they took part in the school’s annual trip to... more

Honoring Veterans

    At Sylvan Avenue Elementary School, the nation’s veterans were celebrated not just on one day this November, but for an entire week. Leading up to their schoolwide Veterans... more

Academy Book Buddies

    Academy Street Elementary School third-grade students in Nicole Greco’s class have been forging friendships as they serve as role models for their second-grade book buddies... more

Filling Pantries for Those In Need

    James Wilson Young Middle School’s student council helped to make the holiday season a brighter one for local individuals in need. During their annual Thanksgiving food dri... more

Sharing Learning with Building Peers

    As a conclusion to their study on owls, first-graders in Tammy Santora’s class at Academy Street Elementary School showcased their newfound knowledge for the school’s... more

Experiencing Careers Hands-on

    Bayport-Blue Point High School juniors had the chance to experience a range of potential careers that await them during this year’s Job Shadow Day. The program, which is he... more

Donating to Families

    With the help of the school’s Peer Leaders, Academy Elementary School worked to make this year’s Thanksgiving a celebratory one for several local families in ne... more

Contest Winners Ride Home in Style

    Just before the approaching holiday break, the winners of this year’s fire safety poster contest at Blue Point Elementary School, which was sponsored by the Blue Point Fire... more

Highlighting State Facts

    The historical importance and key facts about many of the nation’s 50 states were on display during this year’s fifth-grade “state fair” at Blue Point Ele... more

Committing to Their Futures

    After experiencing successful athletic careers in the district, six Bayport-Blue Point High School seniors have been selected to compete on some of the nation’s top athleti... more

Protecting Human Rights

    As part of their study on the United Nations’ Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Academy Elementary School fifth-graders discussed the basic human rights that individua... more

Warming the Winter for Others

    With record low temperatures blanketing much of the country, Academy Street Elementary School students are working to ensure local neighbors have a warm coat to wear this winter.... more

Suffolk Zone Honorees

    Bayport-Blue Point High School seniors Cassie Dooley and Dan Percival have been presented with this year’s Suffolk Zone Physical Education Award. The New York State Associa... more

Talented Artists Awarded Local Scholarships

    Out of the 207 pieces on exhibit, Bayport-Blue Point High School seniors Madison Duignan, Elizabeth Galian and Kerri Nickel captured three of the 13 awards at the 26th annual Nit... more

Touching Our Heart

As part of their science studies, second-grade students at Academy Elementary School in the Bayport-Blue Point School District have been learning about the functions and systems of the human body. ... more

Academy Is On The Map!

    Tyler Teufel, a fifth-grade student at Academy Street School in the Bayport-Blue Point School District, was crowned winner of the school’s annual Geography Bee. The competi... more

The Webmasters Club

    The James Wilson Young Middle School Webmasters Club, led by Library Media Specialist Kelly Noeldechen and high school junior Ryan Yannelli, the student programming coach, partic... more

Spelling Star Advances to Regional Contest

    Fourth- and fifth-grade students from Academy Elementary School competed in a schoolwide spelling bee in January. During the event, the students correctly spelled challenging wor... more

Advancing in Competition

    Bayport-Blue Point High School’s DECA team members showcased their business-savvy talents during this year’s competition season.
As a result of their outstandin... more

Spelling Her Way to the Top

 After several grueling rounds of competition, Blue Point Elementary School fifth-grader Adelaina Salaway was named this year’s spelling bee winner. She will now compete in the Long Isla... more

Consider Yourself… Entertained

High School Student-Actors Perform ‘Oliver!’
    A young orphan boy’s struggle through life unfolded on the stage at Bayport-Blue Point High School this Februa... more

Recycling to Protect the Earth

    James Wilson Young Middle School’s Ecology Club has been learning various ways to reduce waste, protect the Earth and decrease their carbon footprint. To aid in this effort... more

Hats Off to the Top 10 Seniors

    Bayport-Blue Point High School is proud to announce the Class of 2014 Top 10 students. After 13 years of hard work and dedication to academics, these students have risen to the t... more

Phantom Challenge Inspires Innovation

    Creative inventions and ideas developed by budding entrepreneurs at Bayport-Blue Point High School were on display during the first Phantom Challenge event. Structured after the ... more

Celebrating Educational Milestones

    As they prepared to take a step toward their future, fifth- and eighth-graders in the Bayport-Blue Point School District took part in their building’s ceremonial moving up ... more

Honoring the Stars & Stripes

    With the red, white and blue blanketing much of the school grounds, Sylvan Avenue Elementary School students and staff members paid tribute to the American flag during a ceremoni... more

School Admins Bucketed

    Over the summer months, people around the world participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to bring awareness to the disease and donate toward finding a cure. The challenge req... more

Phantoms Homecoming

    Homecoming weekend is always a great time to come together to see old friends and make new ones.  And Bayport-Blue Point had a full Saturday of homecoming events last weeken... more

Honoring Veterans in BBP

    Throughout the Bayport-Blue Point School District students and staff members took time to pause and honor the nation’s veterans during special ceremonies and events this No... more

Competing in the Major Leagues

    Eighteen Academy Street Elementary School students will represent their hometown and showcase their athleticism during this year’s MLB Pitch, Hit and Run sectional competit... more

Phantoms Head to Division III Colleges

    Phantom pride was high as Bayport-Blue Point High School celebrated the academic and athletic achievements of 15 seniors who have elected to complete at the collegiate level next... more

BBP Suffolk Zone Honors Two

    The Suffolk Zone chapter of the NY State Association for Health, Phys Ed., Recreation, and Dance honors one young man and one young lady in each district each year, providing the... more


Schoolsposted: 02-09-2015

Blogging in The Bubble

by Danielle Golden Giglio

The Bayport Bubble is what my mother-in-law would ... more

Businessposted: 02-09-2015

BIg Business

There are over 300 businesses registered in our community. Doctors, lawyers and candlestick makers, restaurants and florists and the occasional del... more

Sportsposted: 01-28-2012

Some Sports Idea

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Sports Blog

Some Sports Idea

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Posted: 01-28-2012