Night will be October 23 from 6:00-8:00 PM! Bring your own pumpkin
for decorating carving equipment will be provided. There
will be free face painting and popcorn. We will have pizza, soft
drinks, and hayrides for sale. The book fair will be open that evening
as well. This is a wonderful fun-filled event that your whole family
now have Twitter!
may arrive at 8:45
Mon - Thurs
Boosterthon Fun Run program was a huge success! Thank you to all
the families who came out to cheer and show overwhelming support
at our Fun Run. Now, we need your help to get those pledges in
from your sponsors by October 24. Thank you for continuing to
support our students and our school!
Friday, October 24, Ballentine First LEGO League will have a competition
from 1:00-3:30. You are invited to come see student team presentations
on the stage behind the gym from 1:00-1:40. Also, the teams will
have robotics competitions in the back of the cafeteria from 1:45-3:15.
Come see the teams in action sharing their skills!
PTA Reflections Program
National PTA Reflections Program is an arts recognition and achievement
program. It offers students opportunities to express themselves
creatively in six different art categories and to receive positive
recognition for original works of art inspired by the pre-selected
theme. The categories include Literature, Musical Composition, Photography,
Film/Video Production, Dance Choreography, and Visual Arts. This
year's theme is "The World Would Be A Better Place If..."
your child would like to participate and hasnt returned
an intent form please email
Beth Royall for more information and official rules. Click
here for more information. All artwork is due by October 31,
Early Release Dates
a reminder that October 17 and November 7 are both Early Release
dates and school will dismiss at 1:15. Please send a note if your
child's afternoon transportation will be different from normal.
Ballentine handbook is currently being revised. We will post this
handbook when revisions are complete. Thank you for your patience!