15th Annual Ballard High School Foundation Golf Classic to honor Victor Salvino

The Ballard High School Foundation is celebrating and honoring Victor Salvino's years of supporting BHS on Monday, August 24 during their 15th Annual Golf Classic.

Victor Salvino has been a longtime generous and avid Ballard supporter for many years.

The Gold Classic supports Ballard High School Athletics and Performing Arts Programs.

The event starts Monday, August 24, at 10 a.m. at the Golf Club at Newcastle.

In addition, the 4th Annual Dinner of Champions is at 4 p.m. Sunday, August 23 at the same location.

There is a 3:00 p.m. Reception on the deck for Young Beaver golfers and their guests attending the Dinner of Champions.

Quinn Buckner is the Keynote Speaker of the event.

For more information, please visit www.bhsgolfclassic.com or contact Dick Lee at 206-391-5555 or rjlee@seattleschools.org.

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Ballard High School activities through May 16


Quote of the Week:

“If I read a book that costs me $20 and I get one good idea, I’ve gotten one of the greatest bargains of all time.”
~Tom Peter

Tuesday, May 12
· AP Testing

· Rotary SOM Luncheon, 12pm

Wednesday, May 13
· AP Testing

Thursday, May 14
· AP Testing

· BLT Meeting, Staff Lounge, 3pm

· PTSA Board and General Meeting, Library, 5:30/7pm

· Spring Play: Twelfth Night, PAC, 7:30 pm

Friday, May 15
· AP Testing

· Athletic Eligibility Check

· Spring Play: Twelfth Night, PAC, 7:30 pm

Saturday, May 16
· Spring Play: Twelfth Night, PAC, 7:30 pm

Quote of the Week:
“Adversity cause some men to break; others break records.”

All playoff information can be found online on the Seaking District 2 website:

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12th Man minds jaywalking law amid celebration in Ballard, Mayor Murray says 'Good job Ballard'

Video posted by The Retroist on Youtube on Feb 2, 2014

The 12th man is ever mindful of the Seattle's jaywalking laws.

In Ballard, after the the Seahawks Super Bowl victory over the Broncos, fans thronged the streets in jubilant celebration.

Instead of breaking glass and blasting fire works in the middle of intersections, the 12th man in Ballard heeded jaywalking laws and waited for the street light to signal their paused exuberance. When the light said "walk" flocks of green and blue flooded the intersection, blasting horns and screaming. And yes, there were a few fireworks.

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