September 1, 2021
Summer Reading For Kinder – 5th Grade
Please turn in your child’s summer reading Bingo sheet, if you participated this summer. Prizes will be awarded soon,
so you don’t want to miss out.
House Rally – September 2-3
9th – 12th grade
El Shaddai Ranch, Yorktown, Texas
Things to bring: Pack in (1) small bag
Your Bible and pen
Pillow, linens or sleeping bag
Toiletries & 2 pairs of tennis shoes (no flip flops or open shoes)
Towels (for after swimming and 2 showers)
Sleeping attire suitable for dorm sleeping
Jeans and/or shorts (no short-shorts)
T-shirts (2 or 3), no spaghetti straps or bare midriffs
Underwear and socks (3 or 4 changes)
Hat, sunscreen and bug repellent
Modest swimsuit (no 2 piece for girls, or wear tee shirt over)
Water bottle for refilling with your name on it
All meals are provided, but there is a camp store, so they may bring some pocket money.
Students CANNOT bring electronic devices, video/audio equipment, etc.; do not bring expensive jewelry. Cell phones must be turned in to a chaperone when you depart for El Shaddai and phone will be returned to you in time to call your parents to pick you up at school. Put the cell phone in a sturdy quart plastic bag, seal it and clearly label the bag with your name.
In case of an emergency only, you may call 361-564-9488 (El Shaddai)
ICE CREAM FRIDAY IS COMING………..
This Friday, September 3rd will be the FIRST day to purchase an ice cream treat at lunch for students in kinder – 12th grade. It is not too late to purchase an ice cream card for $20.00. If you don’t want to purchase a card you may send $1.00 with your child.
Ice cream treats will be sold every Friday that school is in session.
Please use the link below to provide our caterer with feedback.
There is no school or ELS on Monday, September 6th.
Meca Sportswear will be here Friday, September 10th for Letter Jacket orders.
Seniors will take cap and gown pictures on September 23th.
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)