BA-CFA Sunday Night Message–January 7, 2018

January 7, 2018

Good afternoon,

This is Ted Duncan, Director of Brevard Academy, with highlights from this week.  I hope you have all been able to stay warm over the weekend.

Early Dismissal on Friday, January 12

School will release at 11:30 on Friday.  Our afternoon buses will run, but lunch will not be served. All students need to be picked up by 12:00 as our after school is closed.

No School Monday, January 15

School will be closed on Monday, January 15 for the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday.

Students Intent to Return

We are beginning to plan for the 2018-2019 school year.  We hope that all families plan to return to us next year.  Please look for a student intent to return slip in your child’s backpack.  Please return these to your homeroom teacher as soon as possible.

Recruitment for the 2018-2019 School Year is underway

New families interested in enrolling at BA-CFA will be able to fill out applications beginning January 16, 2018.  We are hosting a parent information night for interested families on Thursday, January 16 from 5:30-6:30 in our gym.  If you know of an interested family, please spread the word.  This event is for prospective families only.

Spring Musical

We are excited to announce that Brevard Academy has selected The Lion King Jr as our spring musical! Any student in 5th through 8th may tryout. Students in 6th-8th grade will audition on Tuesday, January 16th and Wednesday, January 17th  is reserved for 5th grade students. Auditions will be directly after school until 5:00.  For details and additional information regarding the audition, please visit Mrs. Hargis’s webpage.

After-School Payments

Quarterly after school payments are due on or by January 12, 1018.

Middle School Parents

Your student came home with an invitation to an upcoming etiquette class and follow-up dinner.  RSVPs are due by the 10th.  If you have any questions, please contact the PTO Middle School Social Committee at

Family Dinner Series at the TC Library

The next family dinner series will be on January 22.  The event is free to the public and dinner is served.  Please see our Facebook Page for more information.

This Week at Brevard Academy

Monday, January 8

MAP Testing
Co-Ed Basketball Practice Pickup at 5:00

Tuesday, January 9

MAP Testing
AWAY Basketball game vs. NC School of The Deaf 4:30

Wednesday, January 10

MAP Testing
BookMobile 11:30-2:00
Boys and Girls Basketball Practice-Pickup at 5:00
Board Meeting 5:00 BA-CFA Gym

Thursday, January 11

MAP Testing
2nd Quarter Ends
AWAY Basketball game vs. New Dimensions 4:30/5:30
New Parent Info Night 5:30-6:30

Friday, January 12

11:30 Dismissal
Outdoor Education 7&8 Field trip
MAP Testing
After School Quarterly Payments Due

Monday, January 15

No School – MLK Jr. Day
Please contact your child’s teacher for specific information about grade level activities.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Front Office Help on Fridays

We need help answering the phones and taking messages on Fridays.  If you are able to help, please contact Sharon Briggs at

Tour Guides

We will begin recruitment for the 2018-2019 in January.  We offer tours to prospective parents every Thursday on a drop in basis.  If you are able to help out with these tours, we would love to have you as you are always our best advertisement.  If you are interested, please email me at with the subject line “Tour Guide.”

Please check your email or our website for the events for the week and volunteer opportunities.

Thank you for choosing Brevard Academy and supporting your child’s education.

Have a great rest of your evening and….

Go Bulldogs!