Calendar and News

School Bulletin

School Calendar & News

Information For Students & Families

  • Ballard Student/Parent Announcements!
    • Parents! Reminder please don’t park in the bus lanes in the morning and afternoon. We are having to watch the lane and wave people off so buses can get in.
    • Seniors! Come get help with your college admission applications! Drop-in help is available in the counseling center on the following Wed after school (2:30-3:30 p.m.): Oct. 4 & 18, Nov. 1 & 22, Dec. 6, Jan. 3 & 31. Bring your laptop and/or your questions!
    • Students! Are you intrigued by the legal world? Ever thought about becoming a lawyer?  Do you have a passion for public speaking and critical thinking? The Ballard Mock Trial team is looking for new members. Please see Ms. Dowdy and Mr. Lee for more information or join us at lunch on Thursdays.



  • October 2 – 7: Homecoming Week & Football Game, Dance. Learn more! Show your school spirit.
  • October 4: Club Rush; Students Don’t Miss! Wed from 2:30 – 4 p.m.
  • October 7, 8:30 a.m. BHS Commons: Ballard HS Foundation & Athletic Booster Club (ABC) Breakfast of Champions. Learn more. Empowering Women Through Sports
  • Oct 7: Homecoming Dance in BHS Gym. Learn more.
  • Wed. Oct 11, 2023: Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) for Grade 12 Seniors (Paper). Learn more.
  • Fri. Oct 13: No School. State In Service Day.
  • Week of Oct 16 – 31: PSAT/NMSAT Testing (Digital)
    • Date TBD for Grade 11 Juniors. Must use SPS devices. Learn more.
  • October 24: Picture Retake Day. Learn more.
  • October 31: Senior Yearbook photos due.

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Beaver Gear and Spirit Wear Breakdown

  • Athletic Booster Club (ABC) has Beaver Gear and spirit wear (shorts, baseball tee, bleacher seats, plaid flannels, socks, scarf and hats) on the ABC website with Duffle Bags offered at different times of the school year. Refer to the Spirit Wear updates.
  • The DAM” BHS Student Store is run by Advanced Marketing Students in the BHS Activity Center (AC) during lunch and has great spirit items (long & short sleeve t-shirts, hoodies, hats, sunglasses, etc.) Follow updates on Instagram: @thedambhsstudentstore
  • Performing Arts (BPA) spirit merchandise can be found on the BPA Website and offered at different times of the school year.
  • Athletics! Check with coaches about specific Athletics/Sports Merchandise

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