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Lets Celebrate School Pride Day 2024

Ballston Spa Central School District will celebrate SCHOOL PRIDE DAY on May 21, 2024 during our annual School Budget Vote and Board of Education Elections.

RPI Students engage Middle School Students in Science and Engineering

Ballston Spa Middle School recently welcomed Rensselaer Engineering Ambassadors from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) to visit science classes and share exploratory Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) activities that were developed by the college students. 

First Friday to feature BSCSD Student Artwork

School Art in the Community: The students of BSCSD will be exhibiting their artwork in businesses and restaurants throughout the village on Friday, May 3rd. Don't miss your chance to celebrate these talented students and their dedicated art teachers! 

BSCSD is offering a "Test Drive A Bus With Us" Day

The Ballston Spa Central School District invites adults interested in learning more about driving a school bus to come to the Transportation Facility on Saturday, May 4, 2024. Positions are now available for Bus Drivers, Substitute Bus Attendants and Substitute Drivers. Positions include guaranteed hours, paid training, possibility of a regular route with health benefits, and school breaks, holidays and summers off.

Ballston Spa Educators Awarded Enrichment Grants

The Ballston Spa Education Foundation (BSEF) recently presented $9,388.00 in 2024 grant awards to educators in the Ballston Spa Central School District for educational enrichment projects in the schools.

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Parents, staff, and community members are invited to hear from experts with The Prevention Council of Saratoga County and Healing Springs Recovery Center about current trends among teenagers and ask questions you have always wondered about. Narcan training will also be offered for those interested in learning about providing emergency treatment.

An important message from the Superintendent

Please Note: The following changes will be made to the 2023-2024 School Calendar. Early Dismissal on Monday - April 8, 2024 and Superintendent's Conference Day on Friday - April 26th.

BSHS Robotics Team OxBE4 heads to Competition

Ballston Spa High School FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)  Robotics Team will be joining just over 50 teams of students from other area high schools and around the world to compete at the 2024 New York Tech Valley FIRST Robotics Regional Competition at MVP Arena March 22-23, 2024

Parents as Partners Webinars

BSCSD is excited to have partnered with Building Better Futures, LLC. to bring our families a series of 10 virtual presentations titled "Parents as Partners".

students playing instruments as part of the orchestra during the annual pops concert

March is the national recognition of Music in Our Schools month. The Ballston Spa CSD organizes several special events to show the community their appreciation of the music program throughout the district. 

2024 wellness expo flyer

The Ballston Spa Central School District’s annual Wellness Expo is being held on Saturday, March 9, 2024, from 9:00 am - 12:00pm, in the Wood Road Elementary School cafeteria/gymnasium. The goal is to bring the school community together for a fun-filled day and encourage students and families to participate in healthy and active lifestyles.

BSCSD Board of Education Meeting Information

The next regular meeting of the Board of Education (BOE) will be held on May 22, 2024 at 7:30pm in the Ballston Spa High School Library.

*There is a late start to this meeting due to the proceeding NHS ceremony.

*The Policy Committee will meet at 6:15pm in the library prior to the regular meeting. 

James's Warriors - No One Walks Alone

The District is hosting an evening program for parents focused on a personal and open discussion about depression, mental illness, and suicide; as well as how to speak about it with the youth in our school community.

The Prevention Council Presents - Right Under Your Nose

The Ballston Spa CSD, in partnership with The Prevention Council, presents “Right Under Your Nose”, an interactive program about current substance-use trends. This adult only event takes place on January 5th, from 5:30pm – 6:45pm in the Ballston Spa High School Library.

The Ride To School - Join our team today!

Ballston Spa Central School District is hiring for our Transportation Department. We are looking to cover all aspects of getting our kids to school. Do you want to join our team? Look no further, learn how today!

Music award

The Music Department presents several annual winter concerts which are free and open to members of the community. Students and families are specifically invited and encouraged to attend and support the performing artists.  

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Beginning December 1, 2023, all students enrolled in the Ballston Spa Central School District will be able to receive ONE FREE breakfast meal and ONE FREE lunch meal daily.