March 6, 2019
BOOK FAIR CONTINUES THROUGH FRIDAY
It is not too late to visit the Book Fair.
They will be open tonight (3/6) until 8:00 p.m.
The hours for Thursday (3/7) are 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Friday (3/8) the hours are 7:30 a.m. to NOON.
This Book Fair is sponsored by I55 Fund Raising which is a Christian company.
If you are missing something (jacket, lunch box, or maybe a shoe) it may in the Lost and Found in the school office. Please come and look through it to see if anything belongs to your child(ren). We would like to get it cleaned it out before Spring Break.
We get out of school EARLY on Friday, March 8th.
Preschool will dismiss at regular time – 11:15 a.m.
Kindergarten through high school will dismiss at NOON.
There will be NO HANG TIME.
ELS will be available with reservations.
No Hot Lunch will be served. Please bring a sack lunch and drink.
The school office will close at 12:30 p.m.
DAYLIGHT SAVINGS BEGINS
There will be no school or Hang Time Monday, March 11th – Friday, March 15th.
ELS will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Please contact the ELS department to secure a spot.
There will be no hot lunch served this week.
Please send a sack lunch and drink with your child.
Parent Teacher Conferences for students in grades K3 – 12th grades will be held on Friday, March 22, 2019. Students in grades 6th -12th are required to attend the conference.
There is no school for students in K3 – 12th grade. NO HANG TIME AVAILABLE.
Students may not be left unattended on campus or in cars while parents attend conferences.
ELS will be open. Contact Mrs. Winkelmann, Mrs. Parker or
Mrs.Woodard to secure a spot for your child. There will be NO HOT LUNCH served. Your child will need to bring a sack lunch and drink.
A NOTE FROM THE BOOKKEEPER
Tuition is due on Friday, March 15th, the Friday of Spring Break. As a reminder (and to avoid late fees), payments may be made online or you may also bring your cash/check payments to ELS the week of Spring Break from 6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.
FBA results for the 2018-2019 ACSI District Creative Writing Festival.
Congratulations to all our inspiring writers!
SS=Short Story, RP=Rhymed Poetry, FV=Free Verse Poetry, E=Essay
Results for In-House Young Authors & Illustrators Festival.
What a joy to read each of them!
Alex Witt, Emmaline Reimer
The Valentine's Day Party
Avery Harris, Charlotte Delgado
The Lost Cat
Jade Wright, Carolina Torres
Toast Man Saved The Day
Ribbons for the Young Authors & Illustrators Festival and the District Creative Writing Festival will be given out in Chapel after spring break.
BOX TOPS FEBRUARY MONTHLY WINNER:
Mrs. Barnhouse’s classroom came in 1st place with 778 points for the month of February. Mrs. Barnhouse’s 2nd grade students special spirit “Disney Character” day is Tuesday, March 19th (Tuesday after Spring Break)
BOX TOPS PROGRAM NEWS:
We have collected over 6,800 actual Box Tops towards this year’s goal of 10,000 Box Tops!
Special thanks for all those who have submitted Box Tops. FBA was able to purchase microscopes for elementary science with funding received from the Box Tops program. Whahoo! Keep those Box Tops coming in!
This year’s competition ends in a little over a month. Last date to submit Box Tops is Wednesday, April 17th 2019.
Submission Cutoff Dates:
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