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Welcome to the 2019-2020 School Year!

The Ballston Spa Central School District offers a series of orientation events and activities as the new school year approaches. Information is sent out directly to parents from each of the schools, posted on the school websites and/or located on the district website events calendar (click HERE). Classes start for all students on September 5, 2019.

Superintendent Conference Days are scheduled for September 3 and 4, 2019 to allow staff to prepare for the coming school year. All faculty and staff members join together for opening ceremonies at the Ballston Spa High School on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 with district partners and supporters from the Ballston Spa school community.

Back-To-School events include:

The Ballston Spa Middle School hosts a Peer Leader Kick-Off for 6th graders on Thursday, August 29, 2019 starting at 12:00 pm. An open house for 6th grade/new students and families will be held from 3:00-5:00 pm and again Friday morning 9:00 am-1:00 pm.

The Ballston Spa High School offers a 9th Grade & HS New Student Orientation on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 8:30 am starting in the High School Auditorium.

The Ballston Spa Elementary Schools are hosting Back-To-School events on September 3 and 4, 2019. Please check information sent from the school or the websites for more details on Open Houses/Tours and event times.

Orientations for Kindergarten students are also being held at the following schools/times:
Gordon Creek Elementary School      September 3, 2019     3:00 pm
Milton Terrace Elementary School    September 4, 2019     9:00 am          
Wood Road Elementary School          September 4, 2019     10:00 am        
Malta Avenue Elementary School      September 4, 2019     1:00 pm          

Classes begin for all students on Thursday, September 5, 2019.

Please note that September 20, 2019 is a half day of classes for students in the morning. The staff members will participate in professional development during the afternoon.


School District Calendar and Event Information:
School and district events for the coming school year are available on the events calendar via this district website. Please check for additional events as the school year begins and items are updated. Also, the printed district calendar with information for families will be mailed in late August and is also available on-line as a pdf – click HERE