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Our Upper and Middle School Visual Art students’ hard work earned them national recognization this year. Several students’ 2D and 3D artwork were submitted for The Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) 2020-21 Art Festival, earning top honors.

Additionally, Class of 2021 graduates Gabby Torres and Benny Englund both have won the prestigious Applause Award! Both graduates had the opportunity to perform with students from across Central Florida at the Dr. Phillips Center for the awards ceremony. Gabby Torres and Kinsey Campbell were also both announced as two of the few Applause Awards Scholarship Recipients. What amazing accolades for these students and for TFA!
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Everything that your family needs to know for the 2021-2022 school year can now be accessed on the Back to School Page on our Website!
  • 2021-2022 Supply Lists
  • 2021-2022 Calendar
  • Back to School Events
  • Campus Health & Wellness
  • Campus Dining
  • Uniforms & Schedules
  • And More!
As the summer progresses, more updates regarding protocols for the 2021-2022 school year will be shared with families through our Summer Weekly Update emails. Check our Back to School Webpage frequently for these updates and more!

*The Middle and Upper School bell schedule has now been added to the page and is available for viewing.
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Leadership Spotlight
Congratulations Dr. Holter! 


Dr. Holter has completed the ACT suite of certifications! She is one of only five or six educators in the country who have been certified in all subject areas. Dr. Holter's goal is to not only improve her own test-prep course but to also find ways to incorporate strategies into TFA's curriculum beginning in Middle School to help students build the skills they need for standardized testing. 

"ACT Certified Educator™ is a groundbreaking credentialing program designed for educators and school systems seeking professional development and certification from a trusted and authoritative source."

Summer Memories!
Share Your Summer Fun
We want to spotlight our Royals' summer fun and memories. Whether you're headed to Camp Roar or going on a family trip to Yellowstone, be sure to share your photos with us. You can email photos to caseyvaughn@thefirstacademy.org or tag us on Instagram with the #TFARoyalSummer. 

Middle & Upper School Summer Sports Camps
Below are the links to register for Middle School and Upper School summer sports camps. These camps are open to the community. Please share if you know someone who might be interested. Contact the coach listed for each camp if you have any questions. Thank you and we hope to see you there!

Tennis
5th - 9th-grade
June 8th - 11 and June 14th - 7th
9:00 - 12:00
Middle School Head Coach Jeff McConkey jeffmcconkey@thefirstacademy.org https://tfa.formstack.com/forms/2021_tennis_camp

Boys Lacrosse
5th - 8th-grade 
June 21st -24th
8:00 -11:00
Varsity Boys Lacrosse coach Reed Reynolds reedreynolds@thefirstacademy.org https://tfa.formstack.com/forms/ms_lacrosse_camp

Volleyball
5th - 8th-grade
July 12th - 15th
9:00-12:00
Varsity Girls Volleyball Coach Amber Schinzing amberschinzing@thefirstacademy.org https://tfa.formstack.com/forms/ms_summer_volleyball_camp

Volleyball Camp 
9th - 12th-grade
July 12th -15th
1:00-4:00
Varsity Girls Volleyball Coach Amber Schinzing amberschinzing@thefirstacademy.org https://tfa.formstack.com/forms/us_summer_volleyball_camp

Football
5th - 9th-grade
July 12th - 15th
9:00-11:00
Varsity Football Coach Leroy Kinard leroykinard@thefirstacademy.org https://tfa.formstack.com/forms/5th_9th_grade_football_camp

Football Camp
9th - 12th-grade
July 19th - 22nd
11:00-1:00
Varsity Football Coach Leroy Kinard leroykinard@thefirstacademy.org https://tfa.formstack.com/forms/9th_12th_grade_football_camp

Softball
8 years to 14 years old
July 12th - 15th (pitching on 7/16)
9:00 - 12:00
Varsity Softball Coach Kaley Bitterman kaleybitterman@thefirstacademy.org https://www.performancefastpitch.com/


School Calendar
The most updated school calendar can be found on our Website. Click on the button below to access the calendar.
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Camp Orlando is First Baptist Orlando’s annual summer camp that will take place at Southeastern University. Camp Orlando is for all students who will complete grades 6th-12th in the 2020/2021 school year. Students will experience God through authentic worship and the dynamic teaching of scripture. They will also have an amazing time of bonding with other students their age through adult-led gender and grade-specific small groups, free time activities, team recreation during the day, and late-night activities. Spots are limited. Sign up today at www.firstorlando.com/camporlando/
 


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