FBA Newsletter 9-4-19


September 4, 2019



Sarah Marques​​ was the winner of the​​ Parent Auxiliary​​ Passport​​ drawing. She will receive a​​ $50.00 credit on her account.



​​ ​​ School Picture Day tomorrow,​​ September 5th​​ for Pre-K -11th​​ grade.

Chapel uniform and the regular school uniform are acceptable for Picture Day.

Seniors​​ will take cap and gown pictures​​ on​​ September 19th.​​ https://www.graduationcapandgown.com/media/catalog/product/cache/5/image/9df78eab33525d08d6e5fb8d27136e95/c/o/co-bh-sh-029_0.jpg

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Balfour will be here​​ tomorrow, September 5th,​​ at 8:30​​ a.m. to distribute information on class ring orders. They will return the following Thursday to collect orders.


YEARBOOK CLUB​​ MEETING​​ http://www.holyspirit.ab.ca/cch/Cocurricular/Yearbook/16-LOGO.jpg

Attention Upper School Students​​ (6th​​ – 12th​​ Grade)

If you are interested in joining the Yearbook club this year, there will be an informational meeting on Thursday 9/12 afterschool (3:45-4:30) in the Band Hall (3rd Floor). We'll discuss meeting times, expectations, and various other details about our 2020 Eagle Yearbook. Please contact Mr. Strawn (sstrawn@fbauc.com) if you have any questions.




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We look forward to seeing everyone at our Back-to-School BBQ Friday, September 6th.

Remember if you purchased a ticket, it must be presented in order to receive your plate.

Dinner is served from 5:45 – 6:45 p.m.

Support FBA BAND

The FBA Band will have a bake sale​​ at the BBQ.

Items will be 50 cents and $1.00. ​​ Only cash will be accepted.

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It is not too late to purchase an ice cream​​ card for your child. ​​ It is $16.00 and will​​ last the​​ entire​​ school year.​​ If you don’t want to buy a card, your child may bring 75 cents to buy ice cream. ​​ You may send your $16.00 to your child’s homeroom teacher in an envelope marked with your child and teacher’s name (and that it is for an ice cream card) or drop it off in the school office. ​​ Only cash​​ will be accepted. ​​ You​​ may not​​ put ice cream or the card on your account.



WE are off to a goooood start. ​​ FBA has collected​​ 738​​ actual and digital​​ Box Tops​​ towards this year’s goal. ​​ Almost half of the Box Tops submitted were​​ submitted digitally! ​​ Way to embrace the new App!


  • continue to save & turn in physical Box Tops​​ 

  • submit by Sep 20th​​ cutoff​​ [Homeroom & Volleyball Pass]

  • scan receipts within14 days of purchase for digital Box Tops​​ [and for physical Box Tops​​ to ‘double dip’]

  • send ‘My Earnings’ screenshot to FBA Parent Auxiliary (PA)​​ before​​ the monthly cutoff (fbapa@outlook.com)

  • ask friends and family to help too​​ 😊​​ ​​ 



Mr. Dotzler’s​​ classroom came in 1st​​ place (1,305 points) for the month of August. ​​ Mr. Dotzler’s 10th​​ grade student’s special spirit day of “Civies” is​​ Thursday, Sep 12th ​​​​ 


As a reminder, FBA bonus points are awarded for the classroom competitions for​​ clean cut unexpired” physical Box Top​​ and​​ through Sep 30th​​ for using the App​​ (scanned receipts) sent to the FBA PA.


And​​ …in case you haven’t heard the news about the changes to the Box Tops program,​​ please take a moment to look for an email sent out by Mrs. Leader (Subject: Box Top Information) on Aug 23rd​​ with more details. It is also available on the school website under the Current Families, PA, Box Top Tab.

For questions about Box Tops,​​ email FBA PA above (with Box Tops in subject line).


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