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The Ballard-Johnstown Alumni Banquet will be held on Saturday, May 22nd at the Ballard School. Doors will open at 5:30, and the banquet will begin at 6:00. Please RSVP to Haley (Hill) Wainscott at 816-803-2014 or Carrie (Eidson) Scott at 660-424-9632. Also, please be sure to request a special table if it is a milestone reunion year for your class.
Ballard R-2 School is looking for substitute teachers for the 2020/2021 school year. If interested, or for more information, please contact the school at 816-297-2656.
We’ve had a great start to the 2020/2021 school year!
We will do our best to continue as normally as can safely be accomplished. To help with this, please do not drop your children off before 7:40 am. Outside doors will not be unlocked or staffed until this time. Also, all visitors are required to wear a mask and are not allowed in the building past the office. Thank you, parents and community, for your help and support in providing a safe environment for all students.
GREAT NEWS!
The Ballard R-II School District has received notification that the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) has provided waivers allowing our school district to serve free meals to all children, ages 1-18, into the fall. This means that starting Tuesday, September 22nd, all meals for ALL Ballard School District students are free until further notice.

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Individual Basketball Recognition

Four students received awards in the basketball. They are pictured to the left (L-R): Sophomore Tucker Roach received Honorable Mention All–Conference and Honorable Mention All-District. Sophomore Lexie Ward  received  Honorable Mention All-District Senior Serenity Morris  received Honorable Mention All-Conference and Honorable Mention All-District . . .

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Student of the Month, February 2021

    The Ballard R-2 School District is pleased to be working in conjunction with the Adrian Optimist Club to honor a Student of the Month for the 2020-21 school year.     Student of the Month is selected by the staff of the Ballard R-2 School District using the following criteria: attendance, attitude towards others and school, behavior, leadership, and improvement in or maintenance . . .

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