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2620 Balls Creek Road
Newton, NC 28658
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Rita Lail​, Principal 
Allen Ramsey, Assistant Principal


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This Week at Balls Creek

Tuesday, October 28
FunDelights Order Pick-Up
Perkins & Marsh to Buffalo Beals

Wednesday, October 29
End of First Nine Weeks
First Grade to Zootastic
Fourth Grade to Green Room

Thursday, October 30
No School for Students

Friday, October 31
No School for Students

Somewhere Over The Rainbow
Balls Creek students were in for a treat on Wednesday, October 29
when they were greeted by the cast of The Wizard of Oz.

Our specialty area teachers transformed into a tin man, a lion, a scarecrow?! Oh my!
Joined by Dorothy, Glinda and The Wicked Witch of the West
this crew offered students a block class full of surprises. 


Math Curriculum Night
Join us on Monday, November 10 at 6:00pm for Math Curriculum Night!

Parents and students will have the opportunity to attend two sessions focused 
on grade level curriculum.  Sessions will last approximately 25 minutes.


Folk Artist Visits Art Classes at Balls Creek
Duke Energy Foundation graciously provided a grant to enable folk artist,  Theresa Gloster, and Ginny Zeller Education Director form the Hickory Museum of Art to visit art classes at Balls Creek Elementary.

On Friday, October 3, Theresa Gloster, a local North Carolina Folk artist from Lenoir, shared her artwork and also worked with students in kindergarten through sixth grade. The students created a painting based on a personal experience or idea.  These paintings were displayed at the Lake Norman Folk Art Festival on Saturday, October 4. Students and Parents were invited to attend the Folk Art Festival to view the student art.


It's a 50's Style Celebration!
We will be celebrating the "50th Day of School" on Thursday, November 6th
with a 50's SOCK HOP in the gym!

Students: Come dressed to school in clothes from the 1950's and join
Disc Jockey Joe Aiello in the gym for a rockin' good time.


Balls Creek Spirit Wear

Show off your Balls Creek spirit with our new BCES apparel!  
PTO will be collecting orders throughout the year.  
Print the order form below and return it to your child's teacher​.


Graphics & fonts courtesy of...

Da Font        MyCuteGraphics      ​  DaMark Screen Printing

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