BALLSTON SPA – The Middle School (BSMS) received recognition from Mediation Matters at their 6th Annual Fundraising Dinner held Monday, Oct. 15. Faculty and staff from the school implemented a program with the group a few years ago, allowing students to avoid suspension and remain in school.
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.
Eight teams from the Ballston Spa Central School District recently participated in the Region 6 Odyssey of the Mind Competition hosted by the Galway Central School District.
Students from local Ballston Spa schools were recognized for their artistic skills by the National Parent Teacher Association as part of their annual Reflections Program.
BALLSTON SPA – Members of the Ballston Spa Middle School drama club, Launching Pad Productions, attended Wednesday’s Ballston Spa Central School District Board of Education meeting to spread the word about their upcoming production of “Shrek the Musical.”
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Various clubs at the Ballston Spa Middle School worked together to raise awareness for breast cancer and donated hundreds to the American Cancer Society.
BALLSTON SPA – Members of the Ballston Spa Central School District Board of Education, staff and administrators said goodbye to outgoing district Superintendent Dr. Joseph Dragone during Wednesday’s board meeting.
BALLSTON SPA – The Ballston Spa Central School District Board of Education and Superintendent Joseph Dragone discussed the district’s response to a threat made by four students on social media that lead to a lockdown in the Ballston Spa High School and Middle School the previous day during Wednesday’s board meeting.
The National PTA® has designated both the Ballston Spa Middle School and the Gordon Creek Elementary School as National PTA Schools of Excellence for building effective family-school partnerships. This summer, applications were reviewed from PTAs and schools across the country.