Ballston Spa High School Principal Kristi Jensen recently announced Veronika Hughes as the Valedictorian and Samantha Paley as the Salutatorian for the Class of 2018. They will both receive a NYS Advanced Designation Regents Diploma with Honors and Mastery in Math and Science.
SARATOGA COUNTY – The League of Women Voters of Saratoga County has produced a school district election guide for voters.
In addition to voting on the Ballston Spa Central School District budget, elections for seats on the Board of Education are on Tuesday, May 15. There are three positions open on the school board, four candidates and one incumbent. On Monday, May 7, the board held a “Meet the Candidates” night for the four candidates:…
BALLSTON SPA – The Ballston Spa Middle School has earned the designation as an Essential Elements School to Watch by the New York State Education Department again in 2018 after a lengthy review process.
Dear Town of Milton Neighbors, Today (May 2nd) is my 42nd birthday, and I have some unusual wishes I wanted to tell you about. The main wish I have is for the Town of Milton, New York — my hometown — to be a happy place. Right now, with the equally compelling arguments for and…
MALTA – Within several years, the town of Malta could see the construction of more new office and retail spaces.
The Ballston Spa High School Odyssey of the Mind performance team are headed to the World Finals at Iowa State University after placing second in the New York State Odyssey of the Mind Tournament at Binghamton University.
CORRECTION 4/24/18: The Town of Milton IS picking up debris as of last week and was incorrectly reported as not providing the service below. We regret the error. Yard waste, brush and debris pickup by neighborhood municipality in the Ballston Journal coverage area is listed in a round-up below.
If future predictions of climate change are accurate it will be one of the most pressing concerns for children growing up today. A lot of curriculum material is dedicated to teaching K-12 students climate science, but educators find it valuable for tomorrow’s scientists and policy makers to learn outside the classroom in a more real-world setting.