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Ballard R-2 School is in need of substitute teachers. Applicants must have a valid Missouri teaching or substitute teaching certificate. To obtain a substitute certificate (apply online at www.dese.mo.gov in the Educator Certification section), you must have at least 60 college credits and a current background check. Employment Applications are available at www.ballardr2.net or you can pick one up in the school office.

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Monsanto Grant Awarded

The math department is very grateful for the community support that was needed to make this $10,000 grant happen.  The project, titled “Building Skills and Tackling Authentic Problems: Cooperative Math Laboratory”, will put laptops in the math classroom and pay subscriptions to various math materials that will help Ballard’s students build the math skills needed to become better problem-solvers. Pictured right from the check presentation held September 10 between volleyball games are (from the left) Jon White, Asgrow & Dekalb (a Monsanto company); Steve Lincoln, KMT Services; Raelynn Kershner, . . . read more

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Student of the Month, September 2015

The Ballard R-II School District is pleased to be working in conjunction with the Adrian Optimist Club to honor a Student of the Month for the 2015-2016 school year. Student of the Month is selected by the staff of the Ballard R-II School District using the following criteria: attendance, attitude towards others and school, behavior, leadership, and improvement in or maintenance of good grades. The Student of the Month for September is sophomore Colton Page, son of Kent and Lori Page. Physical Education teacher Jim . . . read more

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Elementary Artists of the Month, October 2015

Every month Ms. Wirsig will pick a young artist from each grade, K-6, to be an “Artist of the Month.” These students show artistic skill, leadership, and good behavior in the art room. This month’s winners are: Kindergarten: Eastin Hill– Eastin always takes her time and makes sure she does the best work she can. She always waits her turn, raises her hand to ask questions, and is excited to be in art class. Good work, Eastin! You can see her “Monet’s Water Lilies” hanging in . . . read more


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