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Dear Parents,

Greetings, and welcome back to a new school year! Exciting things are happening at First Baptist Academy, and I am looking forward to partnering with you to make this the best year possible!

We look forward to having a great year!

Blessings,

Leigh Anne Bates
High School Principal

 


HIGHLIGHTS

  • In the past 4 years FBA has seen 3 students achieve Commended Scholar level in the National Merit Scholarship Competition.

  • FBA saw the highest passing rate for AP classes this past year. 84% of all tests taken were a passing grade and students were awarded college credit.

  • The Class of 2017 earned more than 2 million dollars in college scholarships.

  • The Class of  2016 earned a total of $2,174,505 in college scholarships.

  • The Class of 2015 had the first ever National Merit Commended Scholar.

  • The Class of 2015 earned more than $3.7 million in college scholarships.

  • 77% of the high school student body participate in the athletic program.

  • Currently FBA fields teams in 10 different sports with 54 coaches.

  • Over the years FBA has seen 23 district championships in basketball, baseball, track and field, football, and volleyball. In 2012 and 2015, the football team brought home the Regional Championship.  In 2017, our volleyball team were Regional Champions.

  • In 2017, our volleyball team was the first team to appear in the FHSAA State Finals.

  • 19 FBAHS student-athlete alumni have committed to participate at the collegiate level.

  • Students have placed in both All State Band and Honors Orchestra.

  • Select FBA Band students participate in Sinphonia, the Collier County Honor Band for Private Schools. 2. Select FBA Band students participate in Sinphonia, the Collier County Honor Band for Private Schools.

  • The High School Music Department participated in the Art of Foley music workshop at Universal Studios.  Students performed background music to Animated Movies; The Lorax and Despicable Me.

  • The Art Department was awarded 2nd place at the annual Chalk Art Festival on 5th Ave.

  • 2018 brings the 8th annual Spring Musical, Annie Jr.

FBA At A Glance