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Ball Charter School

2530 Ash Street
Springfield, IL 62703

BALL CHARTER student fees are due by the first day of school on August 17, 2020.  Fee waiver forms will be available from District 186 at that time. BALL CHARTER FEES CAN NOT BE PAID THROUGH THE ONLINE REGISTRATION SYSTEM.  Student fees can be paid to "Ball Charter School" by visiting the school and providing a personal check, via the online bill pay link below, or sent through U.S. mail. 

Clever Login

Click here to log in to Clever. Students use thier google email and password to log in.
Students must log in to Clever to access Study Island.

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Having Chromebook Issues?

Click here for instructions on how to update your chromebook and improve performance.

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2020 - 2021 Remote Learning Calendar

End of Q1 - October 16, 2020

End of Q2 - January 15, 2021

End of Q3 - March 26, 2021

Last Day of School - June 2, 2021

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School Supply Lists

2020 - 2021 School Year

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Firstview Bus App

Click here to get instructions on downloading the app to track your student's bus. 


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Reading steps are determined in the following manner:

Daily Steps: 2 School, 2 Home

Weekend: 1 Home

Holiday/Teacher Inservice/Inclement Weather/Snow Day/Thanksgiving, Winter, Spring Break Days: 1 Home step per day


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Student of the Month honorees are recognized for their great behavior at Ball Charter. Each month, teachers choose one student from their class who demonstrates the trait.



Weekly Information for Grades 6-8

Lincoln Library

Accessing Lincoln Library's Online Catalog

Springfield Ball Charter Board of Directors Meeting 11-23-20

News 6 days ago All general sessions will be open to the public and will be held virtually, using Zoom video conferencing....

Save Around Coupon Books available online!

PTO News/Fundraising 6 days ago   We have about a week left to hit our fundraising goal! Don’t forget, SaveAround has editions all over the country and can help you or someone you know save thousands of dollars.  To support

Ball Charter 2019-2020 Yearbooks Are In!

News 7 days ago We are so happy to have a complete 19/20 that will make a wonderful keepsake for an unforgettable school year....

SBCS Jr. Glee Club Returns Virtually

News Nov 5 Do you have a singer in the house? Jr. Glee Club is open to grades 3 - 8 and we are going to meet virtually on...

2021 Save Around coupon books on sale now!

PTO News/Fundraising Nov 5 This year we are offering contactless purchase and you can have them shipped directly to you. Click below to preview the 2021 Springfield Area Coupon Book https://issuu.com/sav

SBCS Red Ribbon Week Photos

Photos Nov 1 Thank you to all of the students and families who participated in our Red Ribbon Week/Spirit Week.  Way to show your school spirit!

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