FBA Newsletter 11-6-19


November 6, 2019

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It is Spelling Bee time!  Keep practicing those words!

3rd - 5th will have their Bees on Thursday, November 7th.

6th - 8th will have their Bees on Wednesday, November 13th.



Join FBA for FBA Fundraiser Day, November 7th​​ 

At Mod Pizza in the Forum Shopping Center

between 10:00 a.m. til 10:00 p.m.

Be sure to say FBA when you pay.



There will be no school, Hang Time or ELS​​ 

on Monday, November 11th

in observance of Veteran’s Day




Mark your calendar and come shop on Tuesday, November 12, from 12-8 pm and Wednesday, November 13, from 8 am-6 pm in the Atrium. All proceeds go to our missions ministries!


https://aorweb.ca/wp/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Looking-Forward.jpgLooking ahead:

http://osuserves.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/food-basket.jpgPlease continue to send in the items for the Food Baskets.

Deadline is November 15th.


http://clipart-library.com/img1/1611529.jpgFriday, November 15th.

There will​​ BE NO HOT LUNCH SERVED.​​ 

A hot dog lunch will be offered by the Parent Auxiliary for $6.00. ​​ Be on the​​ 

look out for the order form. ​​ If you do not order a hot dog lunch then you will need to bring a sack lunch and drink from home.

Students in Kinder – 5th​​ grade will participate in the Jog-a-thon.

http://media.philly.com/images/TurkeyTrot.jpgFIRST BAPTIST ACADEMY

  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ TURKEY TROT SCHEDULE

Bring the entire family and join this FUN FAMILY EVENT

Friday, November 15th


Time Schedule








Kinder Classes


9:00 – 10:00


11:00 – 12:00


1st – 2nd Grade


10:00 – 11:00


12:00 – 1:00


3rd Grade


11:00 – 12:00​​ 


12:00 – 1:00


4th – 5th Grade


1:15 – 2:15


12:15 – 1:15


Come dressed as a cute/handsome turkey!! Or, if not dressed as a turkey, students should wear their P.E. uniform and tennis shoes.


First Place and Second Place Winners for​​ MOST LAPS​​ for K – 5th​​ grade will receive special prizes.

 ​​ ​​​​ http://images.clipartpanda.com/hot-clip-art-ncX88p9zi.jpegRemember, if you did not bring order a Hot Dog lunch please bring a sack as​​ NO HOT LUNCH​​ will be available on Jog-A-Thon day.


Tuesday, November 19th,​​ 3rd-5th​​ grade​​ Christmas Musicalhttps://tse2.mm.bing.net/th?id=OIP.4bRjfP8KfWjIManrUHz_5AHaFA&pid=Api&P=0&w=257&h=175

6:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary


Thanksgiving ​​ Holidayhttps://tse4.mm.bing.net/th?id=OIP.gFWZpPF7Swqzh-WN0Y14iwHaGU&pid=Api&P=0&w=197&h=169

There will be no school or Hang Time November 25th​​ – 29th​​ 

ELS will be open November 25th​​ and 26th. ​​ 

ELS closed November 27th, 28th, and 29th.​​ 






FBA has collected 2,569 actual and digital Box​​ Tops towards​​ this year’s goal of 10,000 Box​​ Tops! Thanks


Box Tops App UPDATE: There is now a place to​​ manually enter your child’s teacher’s name in the App.​​ Once you scan the receipt in the App, on the bottom of the screen,​​ click Credit and on the next screen, enter your teacher’s name,​​ click Done then Submit the receipt. BTW if you enter your teacher’s​​ name in the App,​​ you no longer need to send a screen shot​​ of your Earnings

to FBA Parent Auxiliary email.


continue to save & turn in physical Box Tops submit by monthly​​ cutoff (Nov 22nd or Dec 20th)​​ scan receipts within14 days of purchase​​ 

for digital Box Tops [and for physical Box Tops to ‘double dip’​​ in theApp, select “credit” to enter the teacher’s name in the App *or* send ‘My Earnings’screenshot to FBA Parent Auxiliary (PA) before the monthly cutoff (fbapa@outlook.com) ask friends and family to help too​​ 😊​​ 


Mr. Evans’ classroom came in 1st place (1,455 points) for the month of October. Mr. Evans’​​ seniors’​​ special spirit day​​ of “Civies”​​ is Wednesday, Nov. 6th.


CONGRATULATIONS​​ are also in order to the Basketball pass winner: Mr. Evans’ 12th grade students also collected the most points for the Basketball Pass. Seniors win a pass for up to 4 guests to attend a FBA home basketball game for free. Mr. Evans’ class also earned a special spirit day​​ of “Civies” on​​ Wednesday, Nov 13th.

Upcoming Monthly Box Tops​​ 

Submission Cutoff Dates:​​ 

Nov 22/​​ Dec 20​​ 

For questions about Box Tops, please send an email to the FBA PA (fbapa@outlook.com), with Box Tops in subject line.​​ 





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 28:18-20)

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