Fall Picture Day for Tracks 1 & 4 will be November 2 and Track 3 will be November 17. Every student will have his/her picture taken for the yearbook and also for the option of purchasing picture packages. Retake and make-up pictures for all tracks will be held on November 29.
This year's PTA Reflections Theme is "What Is Your Story?" Let your creative juices flow as you express yourself through dance, film production, music, literature, photography, or visual arts. More detailed rules are available here. Please email BallentineReflections@gmail.com with any questions! Submission deadlines are October 21 for Track 3 and October 28 for Tracks 1 & 4.
All Wake County schools will open on a two-hour delay Tuesday, November 8 because of the anticipated high traffic on Election Day. School buses will pick up students two hours later than their regular daily schedule and our before-school program will remain on our normal start time.
Coats for the Children is a program through the Salvation Army that will be distributing coats to help families prepare for cold weather on Saturday, November 5 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints on 6528 Johnson Pond Road in Fuquay-Varina. Each person in the house is allowed 1 coat. For more information and a list of what to bring, click here.
Families of students served in special education: Mark your calendars for Nov. 3 for the 8th annual Special Education Open House, 5:30-9 p.m. at Martin Middle School, 1701 Ridge Road, Raleigh.