ES Newsletter

December 4, 2015

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Balboa Academy School Community

Dear Parents,

Balboa Academy is an exciting and busy place this time of year with many presentations, projects, practices, and holiday programs! I thank you for your part in our Balboa Academy school community. Your support is an important part of our school's success. Next week, parents will receive a short survey to provide me with feedback on how to help me improve my performance. I look forward to hearing from you.


Have great weekend!

Lisa Blasser

Assistant Principal

Balboa Academy

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Thanksgiving

After learning about the U.S. Thansksgiving holiday in Media Center lessons, third graders researched Pilgrims and Wampaoag Indian's lives and their first Harvest Festival. Students celebrated their learning by sharing food and games that they learned had been apart of the first Thanksgiving feast.
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Panama Day!

Balboa Academy students celebrated the end of the month of November with a group of professional dancers who showed their national costumes and dance.

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Holiday Concert

Holiday music fills the Elementary building as students prepare for the concert on December15th.
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This holiday season our Elementary School students are supporting Fundación Pro Niños de Coclé. Students can select a tag or tags and bring the unwrapped gift with the tag attached back to school. Your kindness is appreciated!

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Happy Mother's Day!!

Students have been busy making cards, pictures and writing letters to celebrate Mother's Day on December 8th.
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Holiday Ornaments

Ms. Bhatty's classes have worked on creating beautiful holiday ornaments that will be given out at the Holiday Concert.
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Community Artist Collaborate

Claire Peterson and Danny Baker "Insano", visited Balboa Academy to share their art techniques with the 4th grade students.
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Unclaimed items will be donated at the end of this quarter!