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Ball Charter School

2530 Ash Street
Springfield, IL 62703


5 days ago Information was distributed today for the 2018 - 2019 Jr. Glee Club.  Auditions will be held on Friday, September 28th throughout the school day.  Students should complete an audition form with their parents, due by September 26th.  An audition workshop will be held this Monday, September 17, 2018 from 3:30 - 5:00 PM.


Sep 10, 2018 On Thursday, Sept. 20, Springfield Ball Charter School (SBCS) will open its doors to alumni, former staff and teachers, current students and future students alike, as it commemorates its 20th anniversary. The family-friendly event will take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m., and like the school’s first birthday celebration, will include a performance of the school song by the SBCS Junior Glee Club, as well as a celebratory parade led by the Springfield Southeast High School band. READ MORE

6th Grade Boys Basketball Tryouts

Sep 6, 2018 6th Grade Boys Basketball tryouts will be held on September 12 &13 at Ball Charter School from 6:30-8:00 p.m.  Students are expected to attend both tryouts.  Tryouts are closed, only students trying out will be permitted inside Ball Charter School.  Parents/family members may wait in the parking lot or return at 8:00 p.m. to pick up their student.  

Cross Country Meet Cancelled for 9/6

Sep 6, 2018  Due to the threat of severe weather, today's cross country meet has been canceled.

SBCS Car Rider Procedures

Sep 5, 2018 The safety of our children, cooperation with faculty and consideration of others is paramount when picking-up and dropping-off.  We require that all phone calls regarding transportation changes be made by 2:45 PM. When entering and exiting the parking lot from/to Ash St. please use the appropriately mark “Entry” and “Exit” lanes. Drop-Off Procedure- Students should not be dropped off before 8:40 a.m. READ MORE


Aug 20, 2018 Thank you to Keith Redd and the staff at Landmark Ford East for their donation to Ball Charter School.  The donation was the result of their Back To School campaign where $10.00 was donated for every test drive last week.  The funds will go toward school supplies and literacy achievement celebrations for students. We truly appreciate our east side community partnerships and those throughout the city of Springfield.

6th Grade Girls Basketball Tryouts

Aug 20, 2018 6th Grade Girls Basketball Tryouts will be held on Thursday, August 23, at LMS from 5:30-7:00 p.m., and on August 24, at Ball Charter School from 5:30-7:00 p.m. Students are expected to attend both tryouts. If there is a conflict, please contact Mr. Hampsey. Tryouts are closed and only students trying out will be permitted inside Ball Charter. Parents/family members may wait in the parking lot or come back to pick up their student.

LMS/SBCS Cross Country 8/14 & 8/16

Aug 10, 2018 Due to activities, such as Beta Planning at LMS, CC practices on August 14 and 16 will begin at 3:30 and end at 4:30. 

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