Eggs, bacon, grits, sausage
Seniors “skip” classes for breakfast at IHOP

– by Andrea B, senior – On Feb. 4, the senior class went to IHOP with Mr. Bradford to eat breakfast and skip a couple of morning classes. The night before, the seniors had celebrated their annual Senior Night between their home basketball games.  “I liked how we were all united for a night,” said Lauren M, senior. “Our parents … Read More

Unconditional love and support
Senior Night recognizes seniors and parents

– by Caleb P, junior – During the FBTA basketball games against Evangel on Feb. 3, the school hosted a special, emotional moment for the seniors and their parents.  With a close game for JV boys and a victory for the varsity girls, and just before the Varsity boys were about to play, the loud speakers announced to the fans … Read More

Cheer your heart out
Kansas City Chiefs vs. San Francisco 49ers

– by Alyssa R, senior – On Feb. 2, a group of juniors and seniors from the teen group got on a bus after the Sunday evening service to go to Pastor Abbey’s abode to watch the most anticipated sports event in the U.S.  The Super Bowl was played at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida. The 49ers and … Read More

Teen tubing adventure

– by Andrew C, junior – The FBT teens took a day trip to Roundtop Mountain Resort in Lewisberry, Penn., on Feb. 1, for a day of snow tubing. Bro. Kyle Spatz and Mrs. Marlie planned the activity with the assistance of Mr. and Mrs. Hernandez, Mr. and Mrs. Page, Mr. Donnelly, and Mrs. Jacques.  Although it was a two … Read More

100th day of school
A celebration for hard work

– by Ava J, junior – FBTA students completed 100 days of school on Jan. 31. The preschool students celebrated the 100th day with fun activities, having a theme of 100 with their parties and games. Mrs. Bradford hid 100 pennies around the halls of the elementary, and her K4 students enjoyed searching until they found them all.     … Read More

Government through students’ eyes
2020 ODACS State Government Day

– by Peter V, junior – On Monday, Jan 27, the juniors and seniors attended the 2020 State Government Day in Richmond, VA, joining nearly 150 students and teachers from across the state.  Students were able to watch and see how the government and legislation work to pass bills and laws. The group also visited the floor of the House … Read More

Behind the scenes of Joseph
Making sure the play ran smoothly

– by Jordan P, senior – While the student actors stole the show on stage, other students were also involved in the production aspect of Joseph, handling makeup, costumes, and set design. The makeup crew was able to recreate intricate makeup designs onto students over the course of two performances.  “It was fun being around all the girls and getting … Read More

God Meant it for Good

– by Jayden L, junior – Genesis 50:20 says, “But as for you, ye thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive.” This verse, taken from the life of Joseph, was the central theme of the play. Pastor Abbey made it his mission to … Read More

FBTA Open House – Jan 21

Interested in enrolling your child at FBTA? We are hosting an Open House on Tuesday, Jan. 21, at 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Please plan to join us to take a tour of the facilities, meet the administrator and teachers, and learn more information about the opportunities offered at FBTA. Call our academy office at 703-323-8100 for more information.