Welcome to our PTA!

Our mission is to make every child's potential a reality by ENGAGING and EMPOWERING families and communities to advocate for all children.

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Joining the PTA is a GREAT way to...

  • connect with other parents

  • hear about important school news and events

  • have a voice in activities and programs

  • learn how BES students and teachers benefit from PTA efforts


.....that PTA volunteers and fundraising efforts provide key PROGRAMS & SERVICES that aren't possible through traditional state funding?

We are working to develop remote ways to volunteer and engage our Firefly Families. Stay tuned!



Firefly Announcements

Join us for our annual PUMPKIN NIGHT! Wednesday, October 27, from 6 - 8 pm at the school.

The Ballentine PTA is excited to welcome all of our Firefly families to this fun event. Bring a pumpkin to carve, have some pizza for dinner (Dominos will be on-site!), and check out the Book Fair!

THE RACE IS ON!!!!

We met our Fun Run Goal!!!

PTA is in need of 2 Tricycles to borrow! Who is able to lend us these for Mrs. Dove & Mr. Hackmann to ride around the carpool / bus loop? Once we secure these a date for the big race will be announced. Please email ballentinepresident@gmail.com


BOOK FAIR Is Here!!!!

Track 1,2 &3 will be bringing home Wish Lists this week and students may shop during their regular school day at the Book Fair begininng tomorrow, Wednesday, October 20th, and will run through Wednesday October 27th. Track 4 we will see you at the Book Fair Monday, Oct. 25th when we welcome you back!


Due to safety measures currently in place Book Fair will be open for parents to shop with students on Wednesday, Oct. 27th at Pumpkin Night from 6pm -8pm.


Ballentine Scholastic Book Fair Website


Please set up an E-Wallet for your student to easily use at Book Fair this year! Details will be coming home this week. To learn more about how E-Wallet works please visit

Scholastic E-Wallet Information

Advocacy Needs

Our school community is in need of snacks for students who forget theirs or may not have one to bring to school.

Items requested are:

  • Crackers of any type, granola bars, Goldfish & pretzels.

  • Small size bottles of water.

  • Our school clothing supply is in need of boys athletic shirts sizes 5-6 and 7-8. The school keeps extra clothing on hand in case a students needs a change of clothes due to spilling something, getting muddy by accident, etc.

Please send these in with your student or drop them by the main office. Thank you for your support!

Planning to spoil your teacher and favorite staff members and looking for their favorite things? Find them here in our online directory!





Things you may already do that can support the programs provided by the Ballentine PTA


Scan!

The Box Tops program has changed. You can now scan your receipt directly with their app!

Learn more

Shopping

You can support Ballentine PTA through the Amazon Smile Program. You can now shop Amazon Smile in the App! Click here to learn more.

Enter your Code

You can now give your code's value to the PTA.

Enter the codes *OR* drop off your caps at school and we will enter the codes for you!

When you make that grocery run, you can help support our PTA programs

Lowes Foods

Cart 2 Class Program

Relink your Lowes Foods Card and is super easy. Online, in-store or via the PTA.

Harris Teeter

Together in Education

August is the time to re-link your Harris Teeter VIC Card and is super easy. Online, in-store or via the PTA.

Publix

Publix Partners

Link (re-link) your phone number to our Publix Partners Account. Online or in-store before your purchase.