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Congratulations !

Bison State Track Meet Winners!

Annie Mills – 1st Place High Jump


Micah Cowan – 4th Place High Jump




Balko Public Schools will be pre-registering

Pre-Kindergarten students for the 2016-2017 School Year on:

May 16, 2016

5 p.m. – 7p.m.

Parents must bring the child’s Birth Certificate, Social Security Card 


a Current Immunization Record 

at the time of enrollment.

Mrs. Flowers will be available to visit with you about your child’s first year of school



Welcome to the 2016 Balko Biannual Alumni Reunion to be held Saturday, May 28, 2016, at the Balko school cafeteria. Festivities will begin at 6:00pm. Cost of meal: Adults $10, children ages 9 - 4, $5 and ages 3 and under, no charge.

Honored Class Years will be those years ending in 5 and 6 (example) 2015 and 2016. Hope to see some of those classes celebrating 10, 20, 30, 40 and 50 years.

Please RSVP to Balko School: 580-646-3385, by email: or Like us on Facebook by May 13, include names and number attending.

Mark your calendars to come and visit with friends from the past, enjoy some great food and hear some great entertainment.

See you soon,

Anna Sweigart/Patzkowsky, President 
Kandi Hollis/Chestnut, Vice-President
Pam Cornell/Johnson, Secretary



Please note the following changes to our school year calendar.

There will be no school:

April 28th and 29th

May 6th and 13th

The last day of school will be May 17th.


Congratulations FFA Bison Freshmen

QUIZ BOWL 3rd Place Winners!


Attention Lady Bison Juniors

Oklahoma Girls State 


Oklahoma Girls State is held on the campus of the University of Oklahoma in Norman, OK.  If you should be chosen as a delegate to Oklahoma Girls State, you attend the session from May 29, 2016 through June 3, 2016.  Patriotism is a major part of Girls State.  All delegates will be required to salute the flag of the United States of America.


The Girls State Program is structured with the following objectives in mind:

-        -  to develop leadership and pride in American citizens;

         -  to educate young women about our system of government;

        -   to instill a greater understanding of American traditions; and

        -  to stimulate a desire to actively participate in our government processes.

Click HERE to print an Application



Congratulations Grade School Girls

Basket Ball Team


Straight Tournament Champions!


Go Bison!



Congratulations Grade School Boys

 “A” Basket Ball Team

Staight Tournament 2nd Place


Congratulations Grade School Boys “B” Basket Ball Team

Staight Tournament 

Sportsmanship Award

Proud to be a Bison!



Balko Students Rewarded for Reading Achievement

With AR Skating Party

Thank You Crossroads Express,

Daren Depew 

and Sudzy Springs 

for making this Celebration of Reading possible




Men’s Bison Basketball Team






Attention Juniors



Tri-County Youth Trips - Juniors

Deadline: January 25, 2016



Applications for the 2016 High School Junior Youth Trips competition sponsored by Tri-County Electric Cooperative (TCEC) are now being accepted. Applications are due January 25, 2016. Ten qualified applicants plus two will be interviewed for the opportunity to serve as TCEC delegates on the trips. Selected students will be interviewed by independent judges the evening of Monday, February 8, 2016 . Winners will be notified that evening. 


Three students will be selected to receive the Gold Award, which is the Washington, D.C. Youth Tour. Two additional students will be selected for the Silver Award, which is the Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. TCEC pays transportation, lodging, meals and other incidental costs incurred with all trips. Students are responsible for souvenirs and extra personal items they may need during the trip.




Balko FFA Oficers present  "Old Glory" to the student

body on Veterans Day






The students, faculty and citizens of the Balko community are grateful for your service and sacrifice


Balko Elementary Students honor Veterans with a Patriotic Song





Beaver County Conservation Poster

Winners !!!


1st place in Area Karen Castro (2nd Grade) and Rowdy Markland (4th Grade)

County Winners 

Karen Castro 1st Place

Rowdy Markland 1st Place

Malarie Ball 1st Place

Kloe Osborn 3rd Place

Maylee Wertz 3rd Place



2015 ALL OUT PINK DAY !!!! 



GO BISON !!!!!!!


The CREEDE REPRETORY THEATRE helps Kindergarten through 6th Grade students use their imaginations to celebrate Reading!



Proud To Be A





Members of the Balko Community are invited to Review and Comment the Balko Public Schools Wellness Policy

Click HERE to access the Balko Public Schools Wellness Policy

To make comments, requests, or recommendations please call Balko Public School at 580-646-3385




Click HERE to access the eligibility scale for free or reduced school meals. 



Click HERE to access the May calendar.