Mask requirement for K through 5 students + additional protocols


The Charleston Bilingual Academy Task Force has made the decision, at this time, that all students in kindergarten through 5th grade at Charleston Bilingual Academy should wear a mask or face shield at school. Through our ongoing discussions with area doctors and our Board, we believe this is one additional step we must take to slow or stop the spread of COVID during this peak time of transmission. We are regularly meeting with our task force to assess our protocols, and we strongly believe masks or face shields are an additional layer of protection for our students and our [...]

Mask requirement for K through 5 students + additional protocols2021-08-27T15:01:00-04:00

Pizza Friday


On the first Friday of every month, PTO members deliver pizzas to our students from kindergarten and up. Last year the PTO rolled out this program as a fundraiser for PTO programs, and it was a big hit for students and families. The first of our Pizza Friday events is Friday, September 3. We ask parents to Venmo the school (@Charlestonbilingualacademy) to cover the cost of the pizza for your student(s). You can pay  $5 each month per student or for the entire school year, which is $45 per student. Students should still bring their water bottle and a snack to [...]

Pizza Friday2021-08-27T11:20:09-04:00

CBA Volunteer Opportunities


If you have some free time during the week, month or year to give back to our school, we would love to hear from you.  Read the descriptions below to determine where we have needs and where you would like to serve.  While this is the full list of volunteer opportunities, these are the greatest needs right now.  Please note, the volunteer positions where adults interact with children will require a background check. Every Thursday from 8:00 am – 12:30 @ Armory Guard After dropping off your little one(s) you would watch over the Armory. The person is responsible for [...]

CBA Volunteer Opportunities2021-08-26T11:42:36-04:00

Meet the Teacher Now Virtual


Due to inclement weather expected this week, we will *NOT* host our Meet the Teacher events outside as planned.  Instead, we will provide a virtual opportunity via Zoom at 7:00 pm on Wednesday and Thursday.  Families of elementary students are invited to join Wednesday at 7:00 pm. Thursday we’ll host a Zoom for kindergarten and preschool families.   ****Since we shuffled Meet the Teacher, the MAP testing will following the same schedule as Monday and Tuesday.*****  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 field.  9:30-10:30 [...]

Meet the Teacher Now Virtual2021-08-17T16:35:09-04:00

Drop Off Locations


The safety of our students is a top priority for the team at CBA. To that end, we want to make sure the drop off and pick up procedures are clear, and families are alert during this period of the morning and afternoon. You will find a map of the CBA campus below. There are markers on the map to indicate where students should be dropped off and picked up.  All drivers coming onto the CBA campus and Friendship Baptist Church should enter from Lackawanna Blvd and exit onto Princeton Street. Students in second through fifth grade will be dropped off [...]

Drop Off Locations2021-08-20T21:44:26-04:00

CBA Kindergarten Class of ’21: Classes in the Blue Cottage Starting 5/24, Graduation Ceremony Relocated to the FBC Sanctuary


Dear Kindergarten parents, We have a few very special announcements as we end this FULL year of Kindergarten adventure! 1. THE ADVENTURE CONTINUES! Both Kindergarten classes will be moving back to the blue cottage; the first day of class there will be Monday, May 24. The movie production company was originally going to film again in the Armory Park during our summer break, but they now are requesting the space for the last two weeks of school. They are offering an additional $20,000 plus a Kindergarten graduation tent for an outdoor graduation, plus jump castles for our post-graduation reception. We will use that money to provide all [...]

CBA Kindergarten Class of ’21: Classes in the Blue Cottage Starting 5/24, Graduation Ceremony Relocated to the FBC Sanctuary2021-05-24T10:47:39-04:00
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