Busy, busy, busy!
Students prepare for the busy ODACS season

– by Haston H, senior – After Christmas break, FBTA students from 4th to 12th grade are hurled into one of the busiest times of the year. From speech classes to debate run-offs, there is always a bizz-buzz about the school. Students eagerly prepare for the chance to represent their school during ODACS competition using their God-given talent.  “While this … Read More

Patriots have pep
Spirit Week Pep Rally

– by Ella S, freshman – FBTA’s annual spirit week pep rally took place in the gym on Friday afternoon, Feb. 21. The pep rally hosted grades 1st through 12th, all bearing unbelievable spirit.  Students searched the school earlier in the week for hidden numbers and were given “prizes” (or “non-prizes”)—some for how well they played the mini games. The … Read More

We’ve got spirit!
FBTA Spirit Week 2020 was a win

– by Alexandra B, freshman – Spirit Week 2020 provided FBTA students with the opportunity to dress up, dress down, and turn out the lights from Feb. 18-21, culminating in a pep rally before both the junior varsity and varsity boys basketball teams won their games against Temple Baptist School.  The week began with Cozy Day, where students tread the … Read More

4th grade parable skits

Every year, the 4th grade class gets to write a short skit about their favorite parable, plan costumes, and act out a mini play in front of their class. The skits and actions are well-planned, and the students put great care into each scene and narration. They are graded on participation and creativity, and it is a highlight for all … Read More

Elementary concert
3 French hens, 2 turtle doves, 1 awesome performance

– by Ava J, junior – On Dec. 4, the elementary students began the Christmas season by singing Christmas carols and songs, serenading friends and family, in the auditorium and over live-stream. During the performance, a special group of students also played handbells, while the rest of the elementary choir sang.

A feast worth giving thanks
Elementary celebrates with family and friends

– by Daniel P, senior – The academy held its annual elementary Thanksgiving feast on Friday, Nov. 22. The kindergarten through 3rd grade put on a performance that involved singing, memorized Bible verses, and poems for their families and friends. After the program, everybody dined together in the gym and had a good time of fun and fellowship.

Classes prep for feast
K5 looking forward to performing for parents

– by Alyssa R, senior – The academy held its annual elementary Thanksgiving feast on Friday, Nov. 22. The kindergarten through 3rd grade put on a performance that involved singing, memorized Bible verses, and poems for their families and friends. After the program, everybody dined together in the gym and had a good time of fun and fellowship.

Put your running shoes on
Patriot pace is October 15!

– by Ava J, junior – On Oct. 15, FBTA is holding a school-wide fundraiser called the Patriot Pace, which is a walking, jogging, and running event. Students from K4-12th grades collect sponsors, and run around the soccer field to raise money for the school. A sponsor can contribute money for every lap a student runs or give a flat … Read More