District News

  • Educators Awarded BSEF Grants

    The Ballston Spa Education Foundation (BSEF) recently presented $6,047.80 in Fall 2019 grant awards to educators in the Ballston Spa Central School District for educational enrichment projects throughout the district.

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  • Robotics team Hosts FLL Qualifying Tournament

    Ballston Spa High School’s FIRST Robotics Team 3044 will be hosting a Hudson Valley FLL Qualifying tournament on December 14, 2019. There will be nine FIRST LEGO League (FLL) teams representing area schools competing in the tournament. The top teams have the opportunity to advance on to a Championship Tournament at Dutchess Community College on February 8, 2020.

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  • Winter Concerts in our Schools

    The Ballston Spa Central School District Music Department is presenting several winter concerts during the upcoming weeks. The concerts are free and members of the community are welcome at all venues. Students and families are specifically invited and encouraged to attend and support the performing artists.

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  • Athletic Hall of Fame Requests Nominations

    The Ballston Spa Athletics Hall of Fame Committee requests nominations for its 2020 induction class. Online nomination forms may be submitted at ballstonspaathleticshalloffame.com until January 15, 2020.

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  • Scotties BackPack Program

    The program started with providing weekend meals to 30 students and the goal is to provide food for 175 students this school year. The cost to provide weekend meals for one student for the school year is $183. Revenue to support the program is raised by individual and corporate donations as well as through any available grant sources.

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  • Adult Fitness Opportunities

    The Ballston Spa Community Education Program is currently offering two adult sports opportunities from 8:00-10:00 pm with Co-ed Indoor Soccer held on Mondays and Men’s Basketball on Wednesdays. The popular Walk About program provides a safe, indoor walking course for those interested in a low impact fitness activity.

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  • A message from the Superintendent

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  • Right Under Your Nose

    What's in your teen's bedroom? Come walk through a sample teenagers room and learn the signs to look for...

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  • Mamma Mia! at BSHS

    Performances will be at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday November 14, 15, and 16. There is also a matinee at 1:00 on Saturday, November 16. All shows will be at Ballston Spa High School Auditorium, 220 Ballston Avenue.

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  • Early Release Day 2019

    An early dismissal drill has been scheduled for the Ballston Spa Central School District on Friday, November 8, 2019. As a result of this drill, students will be released from school fifteen (15) minutes earlier than normal on November 8, 2019. However, please be aware that due to the fact that an emergency dismissal drill will be conducted in the district, children may arrive home earlier or later than normal.

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  • Scottie’s Closet

    The Scotties Closet is now being held on Nov. 9, 2019.

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  • A Message from the Superintendent

    There will be a half day conference day on November 5 so as to accommodate the requirements of the recently passed NYS Election Law Section 3-110.

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  • Robot Rumble Returns

    Anyone interested in learning more about the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) programs is invited to stop by to see the teams and robots in action. The Robot Rumble will take place from 8:30 am until 5:00 pm on October 26th at the Ballston Spa High School, 220 Ballston Avenue in Ballston Spa, NY. The event is free and open to the public.

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  • Robot Rumble Returns to BSHS

    Regional Robot Rumble Returns to BSHS on October 26, 2019. The event is free and open to the public. The action will be taking place from 9 am until 5 pm at the Ballston Spa High School Gymnasium.

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  • Malta Food Fest - Nov. 6, 2019

    A family friendly event, the 2019 Malta Food Fest will take place on Wednesday, November 6th, at HVCC's TEC SMART Facility, in the Luther Forest Tech Park, Malta. The Malta Food Fest offers attendees a great opportunity to sample delicious offerings from some of the best restaurants in Malta, Ballston Spa and surrounding communities.

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  • Halloween Concert Oct. 30th

    The Ballston Spa Community Band presents its 11th Annual Halloween Concert on Wednesday, October 30th. The concert is being held at the Wood Road Cafetorium at 7:00, and is free and open to the public.

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  • Driving Safely Around Schools

    Classes resume September 5, 2019 - please help us keep our students safe!

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  • It’s Time to Meet The Teachers

    The schools in the Ballston Spa Central School District offer a series of evening events for parents to come into the schools to learn more about their child’s educational experience during the coming weeks.

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  • Scotties BackPack Program BBQ

    Join SCHS/Brookside Museum, Ballston Spa Rotary, and Malta Sunrise Rotary for a Chicken BBQ to benefit the Scotties BackPack Program.

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  • District Enrolling for UPK Program

    Openings are currently available at the Ballston Area Community Center for this FREE Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program

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