Ballard County Middle School News
Seventh-graders participate in first-ever Reading Fair
Seventh-graders at Ballard County Middle School have been working on presentations about their favorite books for the media center’s first-ever Reading Fair, held March 26.  
BCMS students hear Kentucky Chautauqua speaker
Students at Ballard County Middle School got a chance to hear from Harland “Colonel” Sanders, as portrayed by Nicholasville resident L. Henry Dowell. The presentation was sponsored by Kentucky Chautauqua, through the Kentucky Humanities Council, along with Murray State University’s Office of Regional Outreach and Paducah Bank.  
Ballard students visit Frankfort, meet new senator, witness bill signing
Twenty-six students from this year’s sixth-grade Junior Leadership class at Ballard County Middle School were joined by 4H teens and members of the Ballard Memorial High School Student Ambassadors on a trip to Frankfort on March 25.  
BCMS students design towers
Students in Sue Morris’ seventh-grade science class at Ballard County Middle School have been studying structure, stability, center of gravity, and air currents. Last week, they were challenged to build the tallest possible free-standing tower, using only newspaper and 15 centimeters (about 6 inches) of clear tape. 
Students of the Week announced for March 9
Each week at Ballard County Middle School, three students (one from each grade) will be selected and named Students of the Week. Students are nominated by teachers for outstanding behavior or performance.  
Students of the Week announced for Feb. 24
Each week at Ballard County Middle School, three students (one from each grade) will be selected and named Students of the Week. Students are nominated by teachers for outstanding behavior or performance.  
Seventh-graders design marble mazes
Students in Sue Morris’ seventh-grade science class at Ballard County Middle School have been studying the laws of motion, gravity and friction.  
Students of the Week announced for Feb. 9
Each week at Ballard County Middle School, three students (one from each grade) will be selected and named Students of the Week. Students are nominated by teachers for outstanding behavior or performance.  
Three BCMS students qualify for state Governor's Cup
The Ballard County Middle School quick recall team finished fourth in the Regional Governor’s Cup tournament, held Jan. 31 at Paducah Middle School. Three individual students placed well enough on their written assessments that they will be going to the state finals in Louisville on March 14-16. 
Students of the Week announced for Feb. 2
Each week at Ballard County Middle School, three students (one from each grade) will be selected and named Students of the Week. Students are nominated by teachers for outstanding behavior or performance.  
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