UPDATE: December 5, Park Circle Christmas Parade

Please see the detailed email that CBA received from The City of North Charleston about the upcoming Christmas Parade.  Happy Holidays! Attached is a lineup map, make note that ALL ENTRIES must come to the intersection of West Enterprise and Lackawanna Blvd to get in line for the parade. YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO […]

UPDATE: December 11@ 3:00pm: CBA Christmas Concert

DATE: Sunday Dec. 11th LOCATION: NewSpring Church TIME: 3pm – 4pm  COST: FREE but must RSVP HIP-HIP HOORAY!  It’s almost Christmas! We are excited that we will all be able to be under one roof for this year’s Christmas concert (as was our tradition in years past). In order to fit everyone, including grandparents, neighbors, […]

Helping Your Child Prepare For Writing

Please bear in mind that if children learn to open packaged food on their own, manage zippers, etc. you are helping them gain fine motor skills to strengthen their hands for writing, cutting, etc. Here are some more ways to help prepare your child for writing: 

Let’s Celebrate at CBA!

What a blessing and beautiful surprise Second grade students had! In our project to be better writers, today we had a super special guest; Mrs. Lane came as an author and a guest writer, she shared with us the two books she has written and what inspired her to write her beautiful books.-Parker Mae and […]

FBC’s 8th Annual Gingerbread House Decorating Contest

It’s BACK! Friendship Baptist Church’s 8th Annual Gingerbread House Decorating Contest. This is a free event hosted by Friendship Baptist Church. The contest will be Saturday Dec. 10th at Friendship Baptist’s basketball courts. There will be two sessions with limited to 30 kids per session. The first session will begin at 10:00 AM and the […]

Moms Who Pray at CBA

Moms Who Pray at CBA Come join fellow Moms of CBA, to pray every other Thursday for our children and the school. -All CBA Moms are welcome!-Location: Sanctuary (enter through the back entrance at CBA)-Date: Thursday, December 1-Session 1: 8:10-8:35 for Moms of Elementary students-Session 2: 8:35-9:05 for Moms of Preschool students Upcoming dates for […]

Strategic Ways to Give

By: Sam McBride, Commonwealth Financial Group (CBA Parent) On November 29 th we have the wonderful opportunity to participate in Giving Tuesday! You may already know this, but since CBA is a qualified 501(c)3 nonprofit couples can give up to $600 in donations to 501(c)3s to be tax-deductible, even for families who do not itemize […]

Project-Based Learning with a Mission Focus

By: Sarah Martin Hello CBA Family! My name is Sarah Martin. My family has been a part of Charleston Bilingual Academy from the beginning and with my youngest one now joining her three older siblings as a CBA student, I wanted to use my time and giftings to help serve the teachers and students by […]

November 29: Giving Tuesday

https://youtu.be/Vg0LOU1Lp54 CBA’s goal for GivingTuesday is $40,000 and we already have received two $10,000 matches from CBA parents! The GivingTuesday donations will be used to provide Christmas bonuses and future benefits for our faculty and staff. CBA’s per pupil expenditure is 66% than CCSD. CBA staff, teachers and admin earn less than 70% of their […]