Balls Creek Students "Read to Succeed"
On Tuesday, April 28 Balls Creek Elementary School celebrated reading success
with a "Read to Succeed" pep rally! The highlights of our night included a staff performance,
a student performance featuring our Music Ensemble and third grade students, a visit
from Conrad and parent information sessions where parents learned strategies for
helping students read to succeed!
Math Olympiad Teams Travel to App State
On Thursday, April 23 the Balls Creek Math Olympiad team traveled to Appalachian State
University to compete in the Elevating Mathematics competition. There were 30
teams represented in the competition.
Our two sixth grade teams took home 4th and 6th place in the competition.
The fifth grade team placed 13th and our fourth grade team placed 14th.
Cayden G placed 14th out of 150 students that attended.
Balls Creek 5K and Fun Run
On Friday, April 24 the students, staff and community of Balls Creek came together
for the annual Balls Creek 5K and Mr. B's Fun Run. This event started four years ago
in an effort to encourage healthy and active lifestyles in our community while