FBA Newsletter 9-11-19


September 11, 2019



Thank you to EVERYONE who came to the BBQ. ​​ 

It was a great evening of food and fun.

The Bake Sale was a success and it was so nice to see the fellowship amongst all the families.




First Baptist Academy Students eat Free with a paying adult at Gatti’s on Pat Booker 

from 5-8pm on Monday, Sept 16th.  



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 ​​​​ PHONE CALLShttp://weclipart.com/gimg/26E994B83D012CE4/telephone-vector-phone-clipart.jpeg

If you receive a phone call from the school,​​ PLEASE​​ check your phone for a message before you call back. ​​ With many staff and faculty, those of us in the office that answer the phone have no way of knowing who might have called you.


Be on the LOOK​​ http://www.clker.com/cliparts/b/2/r/P/A/1/look-md.png​​ OUT.

Picture proofs​​ ARE HERE and will be sent home tomorrow.

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Signature Photography

Money is due: ​​ September 20th

If orders are turned in after this date,​​ a late charge will be assessed.




FBA Box Tops Competitions

  • Monthly Classroom​​ (or Homeroom) competitions. ​​ Each month, the classroom with the most submitted physical and digital Box Tops points will win their own special spirit day. ​​ Be sure to submit​​ before​​ the monthly cutoff.

    • Upcoming​​ Cutoffs:

      • Sep 20th

      • Oct 25th

      • Nov 22nd

      • Dec 20th​​ 


  • Volleyball Pass: ​​​​ The classroom​​ (or Homeroom) with the most physical and digital Box Tops points from this past summer​​ through Sep 20th, will win passes to a Volleyball game. ​​ 

    • One pass for each student in the winning classroom/homeroom will awarded. ​​ The pass is good for admission to​​ a regular “Home” game​​ for up to 4 people.


  • Basketball Pass: ​​​​ Is similar to the Volleyball pass (above), except the competition period is:​​ Sep 21st​​ – Nov 22nd​​ and the pass is good for one regular “Home” Basketball game.​​ 


  • 1st and 2nd Place​​ Classroom​​ of the Year. ​​ Classrooms (or Homerooms) with the most yearly Box Tops points during the school year competition​​ (Summer 2019 through April 15,​​ 2020)​​ will earn:

    • 1st​​ Place: ​​ Pizza Party and extra Spirit Day

    • 2nd​​ Place: ​​ Ice Cream Party and extra Spirit Day


  • School wide​​ yearly​​ goal of​​ 1,000 Box Tops​​ (or $10,000).​​ ​​ Whenever​​ FBA meets this goal​​ (before April 15th, 2020), Mrs. Povolish has​​ so kindly​​ agreed to be duct taped to a wall! ​​​​ Let’s see if we can give Mrs. Povolish an unsuspected early Christmas​​ Image result for tiny christmas tree imageor Valentine’s Day​​ C:\Users\MAIN Account\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.MSO\5774E955.tmp​​ present​​ 😊



H-o-w to earn​​ Box Tops​​ Points @FBA

For the FBA competitions, “FBA Points” are awarded as follows:

  • Earn​​ 1 point​​ for each unexpired​​ physical Box Tops​​ ripped off the package and submitted. ​​ NOTE: ​​ Multiple Box Tops found on one package​​ (usually found in two rows on packages)​​ do not​​ need to be individually cut.


  • Earn​​ 5 points​​ for each unexpired​​ individual​​ physical Box Tops “clean cut” along the dotted lines. ​​ 


  • Earn​​ 1 point​​ for each​​ digital Box Tops​​ (receipt scanned) and submitted through the Box Tops app​​ and​​ a screen shot of “My Earnings” sent to​​ fbapa@outlook.com​​ before​​ monthly cutoff​​ (with classroom listed​​ in email). ​​​​ NOTE: ​​ Digital Box Tops (receipt scanned) will count towards the school competition regardless of whether​​ the parent sends in a screen shot identifying​​ a specific classroom/homeroom.


  • Earn​​ 4​​ bonus points​​ using the Box Tops App​​ through Sep 30, 2019​​ by sending a screen shot of “My Earnings: to​​ fbapa@outlook.com​​ with your classroom listed in the email.























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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