Ballston Community School

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9015 De Jong Rd

Amity, OR 97101

(503) 437-9138

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Grades: K - 12

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 52

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Ballston Community School

This school strongly misleads parents into thinking there child is getting a better education, when in fact it is setting the students so much further behind than when they started. They have no set curriculum and truly don't have a idea of what they are doing. There idea is good, but not not anywhere ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 03/26/12

Don't read the previous comments and think the staff is really that caring, they only care about your child if you give them something like work there as a volunteer. If your are unable to do something for them, your child gets a bad deal. First off, the number to the school is wrong, the website is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/13/12

It has made a world of difference in my child!!!!! They are like one big happy family and the genuinely care for each and everyone of its children. Thank you Ballston Comm. School!!!!!!

Posted by a parent on 10/15/10

BCS isn't just a school, it is a family. Small class sizes means more personal attention for each student and their individual needs.

Posted by a parent on 10/13/10

They have greatly helped my sister!!!!

Posted by a parent on 10/13/10

Ballston helped my son when no one else could. The teachers only have half of the student load of a "regular" school so my kids get lots of individual attention. Having a PEP to know exactly how they learn best is key to a great education!

Posted by a parent on 10/13/10

My son with special needs has been attending Ballston Community School now for 4 years, and his atypical brother for 3. They are both learning in an environment where the classes are small with more one-on-one. The family atmosphere is a definite bonus, along with teachers who are patient and understanding ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/13/10

Because the kids get individual attention and no one falls through the cracks of the system just because they don't conform to "normal" standards.

Posted by a other on 10/13/10

This shool teaches to the child. The staff work hard to make relationships with the kids and from there builds on academics. Great for educationally beat up children.

Posted by a other on 10/03/09

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Test scores for Ballston Community School

OAKS* Test Scores

Grade Level: 6

Test Year: 2010
Ballston Community School
Amity School District 4j
* In 2009-2010 Oregon used the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7 and 10 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 10 in science. The OAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oregon. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
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Amity schools — Ballston Community School is located at 9015 De Jong Rd, Amity OR 97101. 9015 De Jong Rd is in the 97101 ZIP code in Amity, OR The school district for Ballston Community School is the Amity School District 4j. Ballston Community School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 12.
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