STEM Activities with RPI Engineering Ambassadors

STEM Activities with RPI Engineering Ambassadors

Ten Engineering Ambassadors from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) spent Tuesday, March 21 with Science and Technology students at Berlin Middle/High School (BMSHS). The RPI Engineering Ambassadors travel to local high schools to help students learn more about what it is like to study various engineering disciplines and to engage students with hands-on learning activities involving science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

MasterMinds: Teacher Edition fundraiser

MasterMinds: Teacher Edition fundraiser

On Friday, March 31, 2017, teachers and staff at Berlin High School will host an academic tournament called “MasterMinds: Teacher Edition” to support the BHS Varsity MasterMinds team in their quest to participate in the National Academic Quiz Tournament’s Small...
BMS Science Bowl Team Competes at GE

BMS Science Bowl Team Competes at GE

Earlier this month, the Middle School Science Bowl team competed at the General Electric Global Research Center in Niskayuna. In the first round of the gravity-driven race car competition, they won 5 out of 5 races! The team performed well in the question and answer...
Curriculum Spotlight: Marine Biology

Curriculum Spotlight: Marine Biology

Did you know the Berlin Middle/High School library is infested with sharks? Each year, students in the Marine Biology course hatch catsharks from egg cases in the aquariums at the school library. The only course of its kind in the surrounding area, Marine Biology at Berlin MS/HS affords a unique educational opportunity for students to engage in advanced science, design and collaborative problem solving.