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There will be a Community Christmas Dinner at 12.30 pm on Christmas Day at Ballard School. Everyone is invited for a Free Meal! Food donations are welcome. Hosted by Libby Foster & Amanda Carullo.

The Book Fair will be here December 5 - 9, 2016.

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Math Competition

                  Senior Holly Tate and Sophomore Mikayla Pray participated in the second math competition of the year after school on October 9, 2016.  This contest, the Caribou Mathematics Competition, is a world-wide online contest hosted by Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.  The contest is held six times throughout the school year.  Mikayla competed against . . .

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Student of the Month, November 2016

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 2016-2017 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 . . .

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Artists of the Month, November 2016

This month`s winners are: Kindergarten: Lane Meade- Lane is really good at drawing his family and deer. He is a very kind student and cares about everyone. First Grade: Jacob Eidson- Jacob is a creative mastermind. He is always surprising me with his new ideas and creations. Second Grade: Maggie Foster- Maggie adds the coolest details to her project. I`m really impressed with the way she uses colors and patterns. . . .

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Veterans Honored at Ballard

On Friday afternoon, November 11, the Ballard School opened their doors to honor the local veterans.  The program began with the Boy Scouts, sophomores Payton Inglis and Jaeden Schliem, 8th grader Wyatt Blair, and 7th grader Cody Bridges presenting the colors and leading the Pledge of Allegiance.  After they presented the flags, Freshman McKinley Brewster led the audience and guests in singing The National Anthem. The . . .

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