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First Baptist Academy Home School Umbrella Program exists to assist parents in providing a quality education that fosters a Biblical worldview in their children.

 


Home School Umbrella

  • Previous school records
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Official state immunization form or letter explaining religious objection
  • Official school entry medical form (physical)
  • Registration in person for new families
  • Curriculum chosen by parent
  • Annual attendance reports
  • Annual grade reporting
  • Registration for K-8
  • Standardized testing for grades 2-8

Families enrolling in the FBA Home School Program must meet the following criteria:

  • At least one parent must be a professing Christian who is part of a worshiping body of believers
  • Agreement with FBC/FBA Statement of Faith
  • The primary teaching parent must not be employed outside the home during school hours
  • All reports concerning grades and attendance must be turned in on the specified dates.  A late fee is assessed if these dates are not met.
  • Curriculum is chosen by the parents.  A list of curriculum being used must be turned in annually.
  • Maintenance of cumulative file
  • Assistance with curriculum selection
  • Academic counseling
  • Upcoming opportunities with First Baptist Academy
  • Yearly Standardized Testing (TerraNova 3 - Grades 2-8)
  • K-8 registration fee: $60 per student (no registration fee for students beyond the 3rd child)
  • Testing fee: $50 per student
  • All fees are due at registration and are nonrefundable
  • Registration June 28-29 (FBC Fellowship Hall) - All new families are required to register by appointment
  • Testing Dates:  March 6-8 (Tuesday-Thursday)

Independent Study Program

Families enrolling in the FBA High School Independent Study Program must meet the following criteria:

  • At least one parent must be professing Christian who is part of a worshiping body of believers
  • The main teaching parent must not be employed outside the home during the hours of 8:00am and 2:00pm. Monday through Friday.
  • All reports concerning grades and attendance must be turned in on the specified dates
  • A late fee is assessed if these dates are not met
  • An interview with both the teaching parent and the student is required before acceptance into the program
  • Yearly testing is required for each student
  • 10th-12th grade students are required to take the ACT once each year.  An ACT score of 18 is required to receive a diploma.
  • All previous academic records, birth certificate, immunization records, and entrance physical must be submitted before a student is considered to be enrolled in the Independent Study program.
  • A copy of the teaching parent's high school diploma must be submitted
  • Maintenance of cumulative file
  • Assistance with curriculum selection
  • Academic counseling
  • Various opportunities with First Baptist Academy
  • Yearly Standardized Testing (Grade 9)
  • Registration fees are $250 per student (2nd high school student in the same family is $150)
  • All fees are nonrefundable
  • Registration 9th-12th grade begins in May
  • TerraNova Achievement Testing (9th Grade) - March 6-8th, Tuesday-Thursday
  • ACT Testing (yearly for grades 10-12) - Find dates and register online @ www.actstudent.org

 Director of Home School

 Teresa Latham

 (865) 947-8503

 For more information, Click Here

First Baptist Academy Home School Umbrella Program exists to assist parents in providing a quality education that fosters a Biblical worldview in their children.

 


Home School Umbrella

  • Previous school records
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Official state immunization form or letter explaining religious objection
  • Official school entry medical form (physical)
  • Registration in person for new families
  • Curriculum chosen by parent
  • Annual attendance reports
  • Annual grade reporting
  • Registration for K-8
  • Standardized testing for grades 2-8

Families enrolling in the FBA Home School Program must meet the following criteria:

  • At least one parent must be a professing Christian who is part of a worshiping body of believers
  • Agreement with FBC/FBA Statement of Faith
  • The primary teaching parent must not be employed outside the home during school hours
  • All reports concerning grades and attendance must be turned in on the specified dates.  A late fee is assessed if these dates are not met.
  • Curriculum is chosen by the parents.  A list of curriculum being used must be turned in annually.
  • Maintenance of cumulative file
  • Assistance with curriculum selection
  • Academic counseling
  • Upcoming opportunities with First Baptist Academy
  • Yearly Standardized Testing (TerraNova 3 - Grades 2-8)
  • K-8 registration fee: $60 per student (no registration fee for students beyond the 3rd child)
  • Testing fee: $50 per student
  • All fees are due at registration and are nonrefundable
  • Registration June 28-29 (FBC Fellowship Hall) - All new families are required to register by appointment
  • Testing Dates:  March 6-8 (Tuesday-Thursday)

Independent Study Program

Families enrolling in the FBA High School Independent Study Program must meet the following criteria:

  • At least one parent must be professing Christian who is part of a worshiping body of believers
  • The main teaching parent must not be employed outside the home during the hours of 8:00am and 2:00pm. Monday through Friday.
  • All reports concerning grades and attendance must be turned in on the specified dates
  • A late fee is assessed if these dates are not met
  • An interview with both the teaching parent and the student is required before acceptance into the program
  • Yearly testing is required for each student
  • 10th-12th grade students are required to take the ACT once each year.  An ACT score of 18 is required to receive a diploma.
  • All previous academic records, birth certificate, immunization records, and entrance physical must be submitted before a student is considered to be enrolled in the Independent Study program.
  • A copy of the teaching parent's high school diploma must be submitted
  • Maintenance of cumulative file
  • Assistance with curriculum selection
  • Academic counseling
  • Various opportunities with First Baptist Academy
  • Yearly Standardized Testing (Grade 9)
  • Registration fees are $250 per student (2nd high school student in the same family is $150)
  • All fees are nonrefundable
  • Registration 9th-12th grade begins in May
  • TerraNova Achievement Testing (9th Grade) - March 6-8th, Tuesday-Thursday
  • ACT Testing (yearly for grades 10-12) - Find dates and register online @ www.actstudent.org

 Director of Home School

 Teresa Latham

 (865) 947-8503

 For more information, Click Here