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Communication Preferences

Summary: Is your contact information up to date?

Is your Contact Information Up To Date?

Stay Connected

Review how you receive information from SPS and Ballard HS and how to manage your Communication Preferences. Receive timely, helpful communications from the Ballard HS principal messages, SPS messages, school schedule changes and the latest from the Superintendent.

Is your Ballard HS Start of School paperwork complete? Now is the time to check and stay connected.

Be sure the district has updated contact information (emergency phone number) for your family. Learn more on the SPS Communications Preferences webpage. 

Manage your Messages

Do you want phone calls for some messages, but only email or text messages for others? You can manage your Communication Preferences online.

  • Visit go.schoolmessenger.com
  • Log in with the email on file at your student’s school and select ‘Preferences’ in the menu and update
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Email messages are sent via School Messenger to Ballard HS Families. If you are not receiving these emails please check your profile in School Messenger as well as your spam email folder. Email Ms. Peterson in the main office at crpeterson@seattleschools.org if you have any questions.

Text Messages

The district sends announcements, such as school break reminders, through text in addition to email and phone messages. Learn more on how to participate in this new service on the district Communication Preferences page.

SPS Social Media and District Newsletter

Stay in the know with the district newsletter, and social media for news and announcements from across SPS! Have a story tip or question? Email GoodNews@seattleschools.org. Sign Up for the School Beat Newsletter.

It is important to keep up-to-date contact information on record. When there is an emergency school schedule change, the phone number listed as an emergency contact is called.

If you have any additional questions about Start of School forms email the BHS Office Administrative Secretary Cindy Peterson at crpeterson@seattleschools.org

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Stay Connected with Ballard HS PTSA Communication Too!

The BHS PTSA Weekly Newsletter is a PTSA member volunteer run informational Newsletter that is emailed to subscribed families with important information for families and students as well, including sports, clubs, performing arts, community news and more! View past PTSA Newsletters

If you are not receiving the newsletter or want to add a 2nd email or a student email subscribe via the online sign up form or email ballardhighnews@gmail.com (include students grade & name).

PTSA Social Media

Refer to our school account list too on our Ballard HS Social Media page!

Learn more about our BHS PTSA!

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