Voice of Faith May 9, 2017

Putt-A-Thon: The Lord provided a great day for us yesterday for our annual Putt-A-Thon! Our grand total right now is $18,000. There is still time to donate online. http://www.faithchristianacademy.myevent.com/ or you can drop off a check at the office. Dress down begins Monday, May 15th. Remember the guidelines for student dress down. Thank you to everyone who generously donated to our event and for those who came out to volunteer. A special thank you to Dominic Brinkley and Summer Hartley for capturing memories of our day!

Click here to see memories captured during our event!

Principal for the day: At the auction parents and students had the opportunity to bid on “Principal for the day”. On Wednesday, May 10th we will have a new elementary principal for the day – Mr. Zachary Dugger and for the middle and high school – Mr. Luke Jones. Both Dugger and Jones voted to declare Wednesday, May 10th as a dress down day with hats! Students will be allowed to dress down and yes even wear hats! Remember the guidelines for dressing down.

Spirit Night: Chick-fil-A Spirit Night to benefit FCA Class of 2018 on Thursday, May 11 from 5-8. Mention FCA when you order and the Junior Class will receive 20% of sales. Thanks for your support!

Track & Field:   Middle School track meet update, Faith competed against five large public schools on a rain soaked track last Friday night. Only the top six finishers in each event received medals in this very talented field of athletes. Connor Smith brought home 2nd in the high jump and 3rd in the long jump. Noah Cupp took 6th in the 800 with a very good run. Olivia Bates took 6th in the hurdles, Emily Hott had a personal best in the discus and took 5th. Emma Thompson ran her first two mile race this season and took 5th. Thanks to all the families that endured the rain.

Library Happenings: All Library books are due by May 24th. Library Reminder notices will be sent out on May 25th.

Basketball Camp: Camp registration is now open. Click here for more information. Camp dates are June 12th-16th at the FCA Gymnasium with Coach Hobbs. Our camp is open to the public, so don’t forget to bring a friend!

Spring Concerts: Mark your calendar and plan to attend our spring concerts in the Falcon Gymnasium!

Thursday May 18th @ 1:30 — Choir and Elementary Spring Concert

Thursday May 25th @ 7:00 — Falcon Band and Orchestra Concert

Carpool Request 1: Rebecca Tiffany Rayburn, a graduate of FCA, will be bringing her daughter here for kindergarten and is looking to carpool. She lives between Charles Town and Harpers Ferry. If you interested in carpooling, give her a call at 304-268-4139.

Carpool Request 2: Sherri Bartin lives in Jefferson County, near Engle Molers/Bakerton Road area, near Fellowship Bible Church, and is looking for someone to carpool with for a couple of days. If you are able to help, her give her a call at 304-676-4270.

Faith Spirit Shop: Don’t forget to order your Falcon apparel! You can order your Falcon apparel from our website. A portion of the money comes back to our school! Visit faithchristianacademy.net to place your order.

Sicknesses: In an effort to clear up the germs and viruses, we are asking that if your child experiences any of the following symptoms to please keep them home for the day. Symptoms include: Runny nose with yellow/green discharge, nausea/vomiting, sore throat, chills or fever, diarrhea or any other conditions that might be contagious. A student should be fever free for 24 hours (without medication) before returning back to school.

Upcoming Events

May 18           1:30 — Choir and Elementary Spring Concert – Falcon Gymnasium

May 25           7:00 — Falcon Band and Orchestra Concert – Falcon Gymnasium

May 30           Kindergarten Graduation

June 1              5th Grade Graduation

June 1              Last day of school

June 3              Senior Graduation