Balboa School Newsletter

Naviance 

Naviance Student (the student/parent portal for Naviance) is a web-based service designed especially for planning and exploring your college options. Naviance Student is a comprehensive website that students can use to help in making decisions about courses, colleges, and careers. Our guidance counselors will use it to track and analyze data about college and career plans; […]

By |September 16th, 2019|balboa school's news|0 Comments

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Economics Class

In Economics, the students are learning about the problem of scarcity. To fully grasp the concept, they need to know the difference between a need and a want. I asked the students to imagine that they have received a really important phone call from the Head of their State, who explained, “We […]

By |September 4th, 2019|balboa school's news|0 Comments

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Message from Executive Director

Dear Parents and Students,

I am thrilled to welcome everyone back for our 2019-2020 year at Balboa School!  The faculty and staff have been very busy preparing the school and classrooms for an exciting year of learning and growth. We are looking forward to hearing about your summer adventures, getting caught up […]

By |September 3rd, 2019|balboa school's news|0 Comments

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World History Class 

In World History, they are studying the Industrial Revolution. To understand more about how the assembly line works as well as factory production versus products made by skilled workers, they performed a simulation. During the simulation, one person was assigned to be the artisan, who only needs to produce one product (snowflake). […]

By |May 30th, 2019|balboa school's news|0 Comments

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Science Class 

Middle Schoolers have been working on a year long project.  Who can grow the biggest and best looking crystal.  They started with a supersaturated solution of aluminum potassium sulfate, way back in September and produced a ceed crystal withwhich to attach to astring and suspend in a growing solution of the same.  Every week […]

By |May 6th, 2019|balboa school's news|0 Comments

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Athletics Scholarship 

Congratulations to Senior Malcolm Little on signing his National Letter of Intent to the University of Northern Colorado.  Malcolm is the second student athlete to sign an NLI and receive a full athletics scholarship for this school year.  Go Bears!

Open House 

By |May 3rd, 2019|balboa school's news|0 Comments

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College Acceptances

Congratulations to our Seniors who have been accepted to the following Universities as of April 15th

New York University (NYU)

Virginia Tech University

University at Buffalo- SUNY

Purdue University

Auburn University

University of Illinois-Chicago

University of Massachutsets-Boston

Binghamton University

SUNY Stony BrookTemple University

University of Sydney

Northern Colorado University (Full Athletics Scholarship)

UC IrvineUC Riverside

UC Santa Cruz

Gettysburg College

Penn State University

Ohio State University

University of Pacific

University of South […]

By |May 2nd, 2019|balboa school's news|0 Comments

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 Spanish Class 

The target of Spanish class is more than just learn a language as communication tool.  Our target is learn the language in every single aspect:  to read,  to write,  to understand and express our ideas.  They are interactive classes, with lots of grammar and vocabulary practice. One of the main projects […]

By |March 23rd, 2019|balboa school's news|0 Comments

Celebrating 3.14 Math:p-Day and Einstein’s Birthday!

Precalculus, Algebra-I, Prealgebra, and Geometry students celebrated “p-Day in the US” and Einstein’s Birthday by watching the PBS Nova video “Inside Einstein’s Mind.”  If you think this was a `boondoggle’-think again!  Students were riveted as the video explained how Einstein translated “thought experiments” into abstract mathematics, which in turn described the large-scale structure of our universe […]

By |March 16th, 2019|balboa school's news|0 Comments

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OPEN HOUSE

OPEN HOUSE: March 17, 2019 Sunday12:30pm -2:00 pmBalboa School is accepting applications for all grade levels. There are limited spaces available in TK/K for the new Dual-language English/Mandarin elementary program. Come see what Balboa has to offer your child!

Student of the Month

The Student of the Month is Tatiana. Tatiana […]

By |March 9th, 2019|balboa school's news|0 Comments