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5525 Ballenger Creek Pk
Frederick, MD 21703

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Mixto
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Band
  • World languages
    Spanish
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28 reviews

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Grateful to: Staff member
Submitted by a parent · October 07, 2015
Sure--the principal. I think she is effective and very hands on in her approach. Every now and then, my kids and I see her out and about and it's always nice, especially when my older son is not a college freshman--yet she remembers him (and he... more

Amount of homework: Not enough
Submitted by a parent · October 07, 2015
Word on the street is that students should have approximately 10 minutes of homework per grade so someone in 6th grade should have 60 minutes. On average, I would say homework is more like 30-40 minutes. There could be more.

Develops grit: Agree
Submitted by a parent · October 07, 2015
The current principal loves the word "RIGOR" to describe the curriculum. Challenges are there for the taking.

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · October 07, 2015
I feel the most recent ratings are NOT reflective of the true nature of this school. The current principal has bene there for years and is very involved and engaged. The vast majority of teachers there do their job well and there are opportunities... more

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Last modified: October 7, 2015
Ballenger Creek Middle School
5525 Ballenger Creek Pk, Frederick, MD  21703
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 28 reviews. (240) 236-5700
Last modified Ballenger Creek Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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