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.
RAISING CANE’S FUNDRAISER
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 OUT.
Picture proofs ARE HERE and will be sent home tomorrow.
Make checks payable to:
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.
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 or Valentine’s Day 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 email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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