A night to remember
Seniors and parents are recognized during special ceremony

– by Julie U, senior – The seniors of Fairfax Baptist Temple Academy were recognized during their home basketball games Friday night, Feb. 1. The jv boys, and both varsity girls’ and boys’ teams played an intense night of basketball against Landmark Christian School. The varsity girls won their game, and afterward the seniors had their special moment.  “Senior night … Read More

100 days and counting!
100th day celebration

– by Amy F, freshman – On Thursday, Jan. 31, the student body of FBTA successfully survived 100 days of school! Many classes enjoyed cheerful celebrations and tasteful desserts, starting with Miss Damm’s K3 class to Miss Lamos’s 6th graders.   Most elementary classes started with normal academics, but ended with kids bouncing off walls while eating lollipops and chocolates! … Read More

Winter revival blessings
Evangelist Dave Young preaches at FBTA

– by Caleb P, sophomore – Evangelist Dave Young and his family came to FBT on Jan. 27-30 for revival services and visited the academy to speak to the students. During this time, many people were excited that he came and could not wait to hear him preach. “Last week was really awesome, and I really appreciated how he took … Read More

Come one, come all!
The FBTA Open House was a success!

– by Hart Z, senior – No snow? Power in all the classrooms? Yes, the Jan. 22 FBTA Open House was a success this year.  For the last few years, there has been snow and Fairfax County power outages on Open House day, so it came as a delight this year to find out that the roads, although cold, were … Read More

A race against time
Yearbook team holds 3-hour marathon to meet deadlines

– by Liza F, junior –  If you think running a marathon is challenging, then you should attend an FBTA yearbook marathon. A few times a year, the yearbook staff holds after-school marathon sessions where they work for three hours at a time to provide you with the best yearbook you can possibly have.  Students work from 3:30 after school … Read More

Just a snow day? or God’s divine sovereignty
Snow days of 2019

– by Jayden L, sophomore – Winter break ended on Jan. 3, and it was time to for the students of FBTA to get back to the grind.  Mid-term exams were scheduled to begin on Jan. 15, which meant that students had a week or so to prepare and cram all the information they had learned since August into just … Read More

It’s SNAC time
Sunday night after church teen time

– by Haston H, junior – SNAC stands for Sunday Night After Church activity.  On Sunday, Jan. 6, the teens of FBT enjoyed a new snack night after church. This is just one of the many positive things that Pastor Kyle, FBT youth group leader, has added to the former FBTeens, now known as the Catalyst. He chose this name, … Read More