Enrollment Fair Town Hall and BTSN Resources

Enrollment Fair Town Hall and Back to School Night Resources

Links to Intro Videos and/or Letters to Parents, and Syllabi

Welcome! Feel free to find resources for both our Virtual Enrollment Fair Town Halls and our Back to School Night. This includes videos from the Town Halls in English, ASL, Spanish, and Chinese as well as Back to School Night's video and information for All Classes, including Intro Videos, Presentations, Letters to Parents and Families, and Syllabi.

Enrollment Fair Town Halls (from November 13, 2020)

 

SFUSD Town Halls Link

YouTube Video

Balboa Promo Video

(Links to Town Halls recordings coming soon!)

English+ASL | Spanish | Chinese | English Only

 

Back to School Night Resources
(from October 6, 2020)

 

Balboa Back to School Night

BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT! ZOOM RECORDING

(Last Updated: 10:12, 10/08/20)

RESOURCE LINKS

Back to School Night
Balboa High School Art
Agenda and Program
Slide Deck

School Brochure
Digital School Brochure

ParentVUE
Instructions: How to Find Information About Your Child's Teachers and Classes
Instructions for activating your ParentVUE account

Paloma
Student Clubs


Balboa PTSA 
Welcome and Intro Presentation
Registration Link 

Join Bal PTSA


Balboa After-School Program:
Welcome and Program Outreach Flyer 
Registration Link (CYC Balboa After School Program Form)

Balboa ASP 
CYC

BALBOA LIBRARY

Library Books

Jeung

Balboa Virtual Library - LIbrarian Introduction and Resources

ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

Arriaga
Introduction and Syllabus: ELD | English

Awadalla
Intro Video | English I co-taught - Intro (Gregory)
Syllabus: American Literature |  English 1 cotaught | English 1

Baskett
Intro Presentation and Virtual Open Houses: GDA American Lit | English 1English 1 cotaught
Syllabus: English 1 | GDA American Lit | English 1 cotaught

Bjorklund
Intro Video |
Syllabus: Critical Thinking and Social Change | Teaching for Diversity

Castrillo
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: English 2 | American Literature

Gonzalez
Intro Videos: American Literature (P5)| Eng/Euro Lit (P3/4/6) |
Syllabus: PULSE Eng/Euro Lit (P3) | PULSE Eng/Euro Lit cotaught (P4) | American Literature (P5) | WALC Eng/Euro Lit (P6)

Kowollik
Letter to Parents and Syllabus: ELD Writing | ELL Journalism | Eng/Euro Lit

Macaldo
Introductions and Syllabi: CAST American Lit | English 2

Pasternack
Intro Videos: ELD (P2/3) | English 2 (P5/6) |
Syllabus: ELD (P2/3) | English 2 (P5 and P6)

Turnbull 
Introductions and Syllabus: English 1

Wilcox
Letter to Parents: AP English | Debate/Writing for Publication | LAW Eng/Euro Lit
Syllabus: AP English | Debate/Writing for Publication | LAW Eng/Euro Lit


SOCIAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENT

Benedicto
The Census Project
Introductions and Syllabus: American Democracy | US History

Bromwell
Intro Presentation 
Syllabus: US History

Creegan
Intro 
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: American Democracy | World History

Cuiriz
Introductions and Syllabus: US History | AP Psychology

Dills
Letter to Parents 
Syllabus: AP World History | World History

Robledo-Maderazo
Intro Videos: Ethnic Studies | PULSE American Democracy |
Letter to Parents:
Ethnic Studies | PULSE American Democracy | Asian American Studies (taught by SFSU’s Pin@y Educational Partnership Teachers)
Syllabus: Ethnic Studies | PULSE American Democracy | Asian American Studies (taught by SFSU’s Pin@y Educational Partnership Teachers)

Rosenberg
Intro Videos: American Democracy | Leadership | Pre-Law |
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: American Demoracy | Leadership | Pre-Law

Hardy/Truss
Letter to Parents: World History (Spanish) | US History (Spanish)
Syllabus: World History | US History


MATH DEPARTMENT

Binkowski
Intro Presentation to Families
Syllabus: AP Calculus AB

Devine
Intro Presentations: CCSS Algebra 2 + Precalculus (P1/2) | Algebra 1 (with Ms. Medina) (P4/6) | Algebra 1 cotaught (with Ms. Webb) (P5) | 
Syllabus: CCSS Algebra 2 + Precalculus (P1/2) | Algebra 1 (with Ms. Medina) (P4/6) | Algebra 1 cotaught (with Ms. Webb) (P5)    

Finger
Intro Videos | Photos 
Syllabus: Geometry

Gonzales
Intro Presentation 
Syllabus: AP Stats | Geometry

Lee, J.
Intro Video 
Syllabus: Algebra 1 | CCSS Algebra 2 + Precalculus

Luchev
Intro Presentation 
Syllabus: Algebra 2 | Geometry

Medina
Intro Presentations: Precalculus (P1) Algebra 1 (P2/5) | Algebra 1 (with Ms. Devine) (p4/6) | 
Syllabus: Precalculus (P1) | Algebra 1 (P2/5) | Algebra 1 (with Ms. Devine) (p4/6)

Pesquie
Intro Presentations: AP Computer Science A | AP Computer Science Principles 
Syllabus: AP Computer Science A | AP Computer Science Principles

Weatherly
Intro Presentation 
Syllabus: Algebra 1 | Statistics

Wong
Syllabus: Geometry (P1/2) | Vocal Music (VAPA) (P3) | CCSS Algebra 2 + Precalculus (P4/6)

 

SCIENCE DEPARTMENT

Avendano
Intro Presentation
Syllabus: Chemistry

DeAraujo
Intro Videos: Astronomy (P1/2/6) | Gardening (P4) | Environmental Science (P5)
Syllabus: Astronomy (P1/2/6) | Gardening (P4) | Environmental Science (P5)

Fang
Intro Presentations: AP Physics | NGSS Physics | Letter to Parents
Syllabus: AP Physics | NGSS Physics 

Garcia
Intro Presentation and Syllabus

Hartzog
Intro Video
Syllabus: Biology

Kyper
Intro Video 
Syllabus: Physics

Tangonan
Intro Video
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: NGSS Physics

Walstrom
Intro Presentations and Syllabus: Physiology | Blacktip Shark Presentation | Biology 

WORLD LANGUAGE DEPARTMENT

Chen
Intro Video 
Syllabus: 3Y Chinese | AP Chinese

Inglis
Intro Presentation 
Syllabus: Spanish 1

Liu
Introductions and Syllabus: Chinese 1 | Chinese 2

Mallque
Intro Presentations: AP Spanish | Spanish N3 | Quien Soy Yo | Letters to Parents: AP Spanish | Spanish (Native) 3
Syllabus: AP Spanish | Spanish (Native) 3

Romano
Introductions and Syllabus (Spanish 1 and 2)

VAPA DEPARTMENT

Bayangos
Intro Video 
Letter to Parents
CAST 10 Info | Creative Computing Info | DJ Audio Media Production Info |
Syllabus: Creative Comp | CAST Media Arts | DJ Audio Media (P3 P4 P6)

Dumlao
Intro Presentations: Band | Guitar (P2/3/5)| Orchestra |
Syllabus: Band | Guitar (P2/3/5) | Orchestra

Larson
Back to School Links (all classes)

Lee, G
2nd Period Media Arts 1
4th CAST Media Arts 1
5th CAST Media Arts 2

Raij
Introductions and Syllabus 

Ulloa
Intro Video 
Letter to Parents

Syllabus: Art | PULSE Art

Wong
Syllabus: Vocal Music (VAPA) (P3)

PE/JROTC/COCA/AVID

PHYSICAL EDUCATION (PE)

Cubales

Intro Presentations and Syllabus
Letter to Parents: PE 

Louey
Intro Presentation
Letter to Parents

Syllabus: PE

Porter
Intro Presentations: PE | AVID Health/COCA
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: PE | AVID Health/COCA

Ramirez
Intro Presentation and Syllabus

JROTC

Kent

Intro Presentation | Biography | Photo
Letter to Parents | JROTC Events

Syllabus: JROTC

Randhawa
Intro Presentation | Biography
Letter to Parents | JROTC Events

Syllabus: JROTC

AVID

Hilger

Intro Video 
Syllabus: AVID Health

Zargham
Intro Video 
Syllabus: AVID Health

SPED MILD/MOD

Fusitua
Introductions and Syllabus

Gregory
Intro Video
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: English 1 | English 2

Haines
Introductions and Syllabus 

Kulis
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: Study Skills | Read 180

Lei
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: Biology | Chinese | Study Skills

Maliga
Introduction and Syllabus 

Webb
Intro Presentation (for Algebra 1 cotaught with Ms. Devine)
Letter to Parents 
Syllabus: Geometry | Algebra 1 cotaught (with Ms. Devine)

Williams
Introductions and SyllabusAmerican Literature

Young
Intro Presentation 
Syllabus: English 4 | American Democracy

SPED MOD/SEVERE

Cunanan-Richards
Intro Presentation and Syllabus (Chinese/Spanish)

Pulliam
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: Life Skills