District News

  • Kindergarten Registration - UPDATE

    Kindergarten screening and registration dates for Milton Terrace and Malta Avenue Elementary Schools, scheduled for early April, are cancelled and will be rescheduled after the Ballston Spa schools re-open. Parents will be notified of new dates to visit the schools by mail. If you have a child who will be entering Kindergarten this September and you have not been in touch with the BSCSD Registration Office, please call (518) 602-0256 to pre-enroll the student.

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  • A Message from the Superintendent (04.06.20 update)

    There has been a flurry of activities today related to the COVID-19 closure, the first of which came from the Board of Regents announcing that this year‘s Regents exams are cancelled and that changes will be forthcoming regarding how we will award units of credit to students in credit bearing courses. This was followed by the Governor announcing that our closure will now continue until April 29.

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  • Virtual Spirit Weeks and Events

    While students and staff might not be physically in the school buildings this week, they are finding ways to connect in a variety of activities and events virtually throughout the district.

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  • Meals Available for F/R Lunch Students

    Free/Reduced Breakfasts and Lunches are available for students enrolled in the program. Parents or other family members may pick up at the Wood Road/Milton Terrace or High Schools. The elementary school Backpack Food Program will also continue during the school closure according to the same delivery methods/time.

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  • A Message for Elementary Families

    The next set of elementary academic packets have been sent and are on their way to your mailboxes.

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  • A Message from the Superintendent (04.03.20 update)

    Hoping that this finds all of you well and finding some degree of routine in this otherwise unpredictable time. As promised in our last communication to you, this is an update on our status as of today

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  • Scotties Stampede 5k Fun Postponed

    The 5th Annual Scotties Stampede 5k Fun Run/Walk, planned for Saturday, April 4, 2020, has been postponed. The Wellness Expo, planned for the same day, has been cancelled.

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  • BSHS Staff Message to Students

    The faculty, staff and administration at Ballston Spa High School have put together a video message/montage for students. View it now on YouTube... #BSPACARES

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  • A message from the Superintendent (03.27.20)

    On March 27, 2020 the Governor announced that schools would remained closed until April 15, 2020. A decision for closure beyond that date will be determined by the Governor. Therefore, any changes to our April 20, 2020 restart will be communicated once the Governor makes his next decision.

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  • Robotics Team Develops STEM Activities

    The Ballston Spa High School Robotics Team OxBe4 originally coordinated various STEM activities and supplied materials to encourage the spread of STEM education in rural Afghanistan. During these extraordinary conditions and time, the team is now providing access to these STEM projects to the school children in the community.

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  • Scotties BackPack Program Receives Support

    At a time when restaurants are struggling, the Route 50 Diner has donated $800 after they collected and matched a weekend of customer donations to support the Scotties BackPack Program.

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  • A Message from the Superintendent

    Updated information on the BSCSD response to the school closure due to the COVID-19 virus including testing, food program and a new Parent Survey for Essential Employees.

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  • A Message for Elementary School Parents

    Greetings from all of your teachers and staff members! We miss seeing our students each day and we hope our families are settling in to these recent changes.

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  • Staffing in Schools during School Closure

    Please be aware that in our response to implementing the COVID-19 staffing recommendations, clerical staff in our offices will be available on a limited basis.

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  • Child Care Services Survey for Essential Workers - Ballston Spa Parent Survey

    This survey is intended to assess the need for childcare for essential personnel necessary to protect and support the public. If your job is considered essential and requiring you to report to work outside of your home, please answer the survey.

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  • An Update from Saratoga County Office of Public Health

    During this period of school closures, it is critical that students and their families stay home as much as possible. If you leave your home, it is essential to follow social distancing guidelines by avoiding crowds, canceling social gatherings, and maintaining a safe separation of at least 6 feet from others.

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  • A Message from The Superintendent

    Our continued thanks for your patience as we work through a rather substantial number of details relative to our school closure which takes effect today with an intended reopening on April 20th, pending direction from government and health officials.

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  • Ballston Spa Cancels Classes..

    The Ballston Spa Schools will be closed for students beginning March 16, 2020 in an attempt to slow the growth of the COVID-19 virus and to keep students, staff, and our community as safe and healthy as possible. At this point, classes in the buildings will resume on April 20, 2020. Please visit our Frequently Asked Question page - via the Quick Link to the left of this page - for the latest updates.

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  • Board of Education Meeting Public Attendance moves to online format

    This week’s Ballston Spa CSD Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 7:00 PM in the Ballston Spa High School Library will not be open to in-person public attendance.

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  • A Message from the Superintendent

    Thanks to all for working with us as we navigate our way through these uncharted territories of the COVID-19 virus. Please visit our Frequently Asked Question page - via the Quick Link to the left of this page - for the latest updates.

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