FBA Newsletter 10-9-19


October 9, 2019



Be on the lookout for your school picture order. ​​ Pictures are coming home today. ​​ Retakes and senior pictures will be​​ 

sent home at a later date.


The Book Fair ends Friday, October 11.   

Wednesday: ​​ 7:00 am – 8:30 pm​​ Thursday: ​​ 7:00 am – 6:00 pm  ​​​​ Friday: ​​ 7:00 am – 1:00​​ pm

You may also browse our Book Fair on line and order at​​ www.i55bookfairs.com/shop​​ 




1533 Pat Booker Road

from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

You must mention the benefit night at the time of ordering to earn credit​​ for​​ your organization.

Not valid for on line orders.

20% of proceeds earned will go to your organization.​​ 



Friday, October 11th​​ from 9:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Special Performances – Classroom Visits​​ for Pre-K – 5th​​ grades

Opportunity for Grandparents to visit​​ the Book Fair with their grandchild.

Students will only be dismissed to:

Grandparents/Grandfriends on their pickup list.

Please have your child(ren) dress in Chapel uniform.

This special day is set aside for Grandparents/Grandfriends only,​​ 

please no parents.

http://media4.s-nbcnews.com/j/streams/2014/November/141110/1D274907192859-today-sundae-141110-01.today-inline-large.jpgIce Cream Sundaes available after school on Friday, October 11th. ​​ Price: ​​ $3.00 –​​ CASH ONLY

Proceeds will benefit the Washington DC trip in the Spring

There will be​​ 3​​ ice cream stations:

  • By the elevator located across from ELS

  • Outside the school office  ​​ ​​​​ 

  • Outside the gym ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 



October 11th​​ is an early release day. ​​ Students in grades 6th​​ – 12th​​ will be dismissed at noon and dismissal will remain as normal. ​​ If your K5 – 5th​​ grade student is not being released to a grandparent or going to ELS, they may be​​ picked up from the lunchroom at noon. ​​​​ There will be​​ no car pool.​​ There will be NO HANGTIME.



There is no school or ELS on Monday, October 14th​​ 

in observance of Columbus Day.




6th​​ – 8th​​ Grade Band Students will perform​​ 

in the Peace Auditorium at 4:00 p.m.​​ on Thursday, October 17th.


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K3 – 12th​​ Grade Parent Teacher Conferences

are​​ scheduled for Friday, October 18th.

Report cards for K5 -12th​​ grade will be issued at the conference.

K3 – 5th​​ grade students were assigned a conference time.

K3 – 5th​​ grade students are not to attend the conferences. ​​ 

No child may be left unattended. ELS is available.​​ 

Contact Mrs. Winkelmann, Mrs. Parker or​​ 

Mrs. Woodard to secure a spot for your child. ​​ 

6th​​ – 12th​​ grade students are required to attend​​ 

the conference with their parent or guardian. ​​ These (6th​​ – 12th​​ grade) conferences will be held in the Peace Auditorium from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

There will be no hot lunch served on this day. ​​ If your child will be in ELS you will need to send a sack lunch and a drink.


Wondering what you can be doing now

to prepare your child for college?

The CollegeBoard has many resources available on their website for parents of middle school and high school students.  Check out their website:  https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/get-started/for-parents






























FBA Mission: ​​ Educate students for time & eternity by presenting God’s truth in all areas of education and character development.

FBA Vision: Teach the Way, Train in Truth, Live the Life (Jesus)​​ John 14:6

FBA Philosophy: Kingdom Education with a Biblical Worldview

FBA Goal: ​​ Honor/Glorify God (dominion/Gen1:28); Love (Mt 22:37-39); Go (Mt 28:18-2)

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