Friday, February 10
End of 4th Grading Period
Thursday, February 16
Food Fair at Lunch
Monday, February 20
Presidents' Day - No School
Friday, March 24
End of 5th Grading Period
Mon - Fri, March 27 - 31
Saturday, May 13
Friday, May 19
End of 6th Grading Period
Wednesday, May 24
Friday, May 26
Last Day of School
The After-School Program is open at Balboa!
Take advantage of this free
drop-in program by filling in the attached registration packet.
Open until 6:00 p.m. Monday - Friday
Parent/ Guardians, please sign up here to receive monthly updates
about Bal After School and other
FREE OMIE Beacon Services!
Affordable Internet at Home for Eligible Households: Internet Essentials
Comcast's Internet Essentials Program offers $9.95/month internet and Wifi to families who have at least one child who qualifies for Free or Reduced Lunch!
They also offer computers for $149.99.
It's easy to apply!
Balboa Parents and Guardians
Register for a SchoolLoop parent account to keep track of your student's progress.
You can sign up for daily emails as well.
You will need your student's ID number which you can get from Ms Molly in the library.
Email me or call me in the library (415) 469-4098.
Want a Summer Job? Attend the PTSA meeting!
Tuesday 2/21 6:30 - 8 pm in the Green Room.
This month we will talk about Youth Jobs. Have you wanted to find a job but didn't know how to go about it? Come listen to our panel of specialists in youth employment and learn how the process works.
Hope to see you there.
Hope to see you there!
Need a Summer Job? - Attend Balboa PTSA Meeting Tuesday, 2/21 - Dinner/Community Service/Translation
You are invited to attend our February 21 PTSA meeting. This month we will talk about Youth Jobs. Has your child wanted to find a job but didn't know how to go about it? Come listen to our panel of specialists in youth employment and learn how the process works.
Hope to see you there.
SFUSD encourages students to be in school every day, and we are committed to keeping them safe and fostering learning. We recognize that there are times when students and their families may choose to participate in activities such as demonstrations or strikes outside of school during the regular school day. While we respect and support our students' rights to express their views, please note that participation in a demonstration, walkout or strike will not be counted as an excused absence.
Learn about career options in biotech from professionals in the field. Receive 3.3 high school and 1 college credit plus a GPA bump. Looks great on college applications! To enroll, please follow the steps in the application packet attached here and submit by Feb. 17.
Class meets every Wednesday from March 8 to May 10, 4-6 p.m.
WIN A MENTORSHIP WITH A SCIENTIST! Emperor Science Awards for 10th & 11th Graders - Applications due 3/17
Do You Love Science?
Enter the Emperor Science Award program for a chance to work with a mentoring scientist to explore the world of cancer research.
The Emperor Science Award program is committed to helping all students that have a passion for science join the next generation of cancer researchers. Through this award program, 100 winning students from across the country will be paired with a university-level mentoring scientist to collaborate on an important cancer research project. Whether virtually, or in a lab, students will be able to connect with their mentors to develop valuable research, organization and communication skills! Students from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
AWARD: 100 students will be awarded a mentorship opportunity plus receive a Google Chromebook and $1500 for project expenses.
ENTER: Students complete the application and submit a 750-word essay on why science research is so important to finding a cure for cancer.
DEADLINE: March 17, 2017
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The Jon Agee event is Saturday, Feb. 18th Presidents' Weekend, a community outreach at the Mark Hopkins Hotel, co-sponsored by Women's National Book Association, San Francisco Chapter.
The event is free, but you must register online. Please sign up and join us at the Mark:.
Amazing Balboa Students and Families! Please review the following presentation, created by the District's phenomenal School Health Team (and Balboa teachers), regarding the issues of Sexual Harassment and Consent. Awareness is key to increased understanding and self-advocacy. Please see Balboa's Counselors if you have any questions.
The Cheer All Americans in London!
Balboa Student & Staff Book Group
Next meeting: Thursday, February 23rd at lunch in library.
Bone Gap by Laura Ruby
Get a copy of this Printz award winner at the library!
Feel free to bring your lunch.
Just Fierce Alliance meets Wednesdays at Lunch Rm 323
Shop Online Anytime to Benefit Balboa!
JOIN THE BALBOA PTSA
SCHOOL YEAR 2016-2017
Join at meetings, by mail, or ONLINE HERE!
“When parents are involved, students achieve more, regardless of socioeconomic status, ethnic or racial background, or the parents' education level.”