Elementary (grade 1 - 5) students will return to school on Monday, August 16th. The first three days are abbreviated for MAP testing. This test allows us to establish a base for where students are academically as we start instruction. Please drop students off and pick students up at the soccer field. Students should come in uniform with a water bottle. The schedule for the first week will be as follows: Monday- Tuesday 8/16-8/17 @ Friendship Baptist 8:30-9:30 am 4th- 5th grade: Students will take 60-90 minutes to complete the test. Please pick them up at 9:30 am at the soccer [...]
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Uniform Launch for 1st-5th graders this school year! On this page you will read: Soft Start Rationale Selection Criteria Colors and Recommended Vendor PE Shirts and shorts Polo Shirt options for Boys and Girls Dress Code (pants, shorts, jumpers, skirts, shoes…) Soft Start Rationale For this 2021-2022 year we are launching a soft start for uniforms for 1st-5th graders; to ensure success, we want to maximize options and minimize costs/hassle. For the sake of time and cost savings, we will NOT have a logo placed on the polo shirts. We will have a logo on the PE T-shirt. This coming year [...]
Dear CBA Community, Summer break is nearly here. Whoohoo! God has been amazingly good to us this past year. The school as a whole missed less days this past year than any of the prior years, when hurricanes kept interrupting our classes. Many of us are dreaming about vacations, BBQ, and a slower pace this summer. Am I right? But the villain of the season is summer slide. "Summer slide" (or learning loss) is the concept that students regress during gaps in learning. We see a slide in students’ language fluency when they return after the two weeks of Christmas break. [...]
Pastor Luis Carreon and Margarita Hart gave a presentation on their recent mission trip to Guatemala at Friendship Baptist Church on May 16. You can view the service here and view the presentation slides here. THANKS to everyone who has donated to this mission so far! Over the next year, FBC and CBA will be in prayer and planning for the next stages. If you’d like to help RIGHT NOW, please pray for these leaders, and consider donating towards the purchase of chickens and Bibles!
Join us for a night of futbol (soccer) at the Charleston Battery's new facility on Patriots Point for a group outing! The Battery's season kicks off in May, and CBA parent Mandi Mills has coordinated $12 tickets for CBA families to attend on May 23 at 2pm. To book your tickets, click here. *Make sure you see access code CBA2021 (in the left corder) to receive the the $12 CBA price. If we reach 350 tickets, the night will be highlighted for CBA!!! GOOOOOAAAALLLL!!!!
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE SONG FOR THIS MONTH'S VERSE: Godly Trait of the Month - May Lessons that we will be studying at school in May and June that you can read along with your child: The Cost of Following Jesus - Matthew 8 & 16; Luke 9 & 14 Jesus Taught about Prayer - Luke 11 & 18 Jesus Taught about Possessions - Luke 12 Jesus Walked on the Water - Matthew 14 The Good Shepherd - John 10 Jesus Calmed the Storm - Mark 4
Is your student over 3.5 years old? Please WATCH THE VIDEO from our last Parent Connect and Director's Chat on April 29 to find out more about how he or she can benefit from CBA's Kids on Mission (KOM) summer program! Our new KOM Director, Pam Davis, and Lead KOM Maestra, Violeta Ruggiero-Cabrera, discussed how to get your child involved in CBA's virtual tutoring program, which specializes in Christ-centered language learning. We also heard from families who are currently taking advantage of KOM. The KOM summer session is geared towards students 3.5 years old and above, and is perfect for: Reinforcing [...]
This is the last PTO meeting of the year! We will spend some time recapping the year and start planning for next year. If you have ever wanted to get involved, here is your chance! :) Gracias!
It's not too late to help earn money for CBA through the programs below! Amazon will donate to CBA! Click here. Support CBA when shopping at Harris Teeter with "Together in Education!" Click here for instructions on how to sign up; enter "Clapham Education Group" (CBA) to link your Harris Teeter E-Vic card. CBA is a Publix Partner! Click here for instructions on how to sign up; enter "Clapham Education Group" for your "My Publix Partner." CBA earned $62 through this program through the end of 2020. Box Tops has gone digital - download the app today!