What’s Going On With California Schools? As summer winds down, the question on most parents’ minds is, “When do public schools start back up?” Although this is a simple question, it has a complex answer. While all California schools will [...]
What Does STEAM Stand For? “STEAM” is an acronym for science, technology, engineering, art, and math. So, what is a STEAM school? A STEAM school is a school that takes a relatively new educational approach and is an evolution of [...]
Many parents are concerned about the mystery inflammatory syndrome that is being reported in the media, affecting children around the world. The jury is still out on whether this emerging syndrome is actually associated with COVID-19. Medical professionals are stressing [...]
There is currently no mandate that schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic must continue to serve free school meals for children. With 35 million children in the United States depending on food assistance daily, this could be a crisis [...]
In July of 2020, the California charter school legislation known as AB 1505 will go into effect. Advocates for the California charter school system were passionate in their disapproval for many of the proposed reforms in the original legislation, [...]
It would be a little more than an understatement of how much fun the teachers and students had on Halloween. From costumes to candy and excitement, WE HAD A BLAST and trick or treat?
Did you know Niagara Bottling has been instrumental in developing a learning-oriented playground for Ballington Academy in San Bernardino? It’s just one example of how collaboration and partnership can transform lives!
We recently took a mini-road trip and visited both our Ballington Academy sites, in San Bernardino and El Centro. And we made sure to capture some photos whilst we were there!