Lion’s Roar: August 11, 2023 August 18, 2023 Uncategorized Referenced in Video 1:37 New Staff 2:15 Back to School events tonight CDC: 6–8 p.m. Grades K3–5: 6:30–8:30 p.m. (drop-in) Grades 6–8: 4–7 p.m. (drop-in locker set-up) Grades 9–12: See schedule 3:42 1st day of school reminders 4:23 Carline map – On Monday, please do not park along White Oak Drive facing Wade Hampton Blvd. 5:15 Parent Directory Preferences – Each parent must update their own Family Directory preferences. The Family Directory will open Thursday, Aug 24. Log in to FACTS Family Portal Navigate to Webforms (“BJA Family Directory & Progress Report Update”) Update if needed 5:46 Monday’s schedule (see below) School Begins! It’s here–we hope you are as excited as we are about beginning classes on Monday! K3–5: Regular day of school (K3–K5 half day: 8 a.m.–11:45 a.m.; K3–5 full day: 8 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.) Drop-off: Begins at 7:15 a.m. 6–8: Regular start/end time (8 a.m.–3:10 p.m.) with shortened class periods Drop-off: Begins at 7:15 a.m. 9–12: Staggered start times/regular end time K3–12 School Pictures School pictures will be taken on Wednesday, Aug. 23. Students through Grade 11 wear their school uniforms for the picture. Seniors will be given more information at school. Photos may be pre-ordered at mylifetouch.com using BJA’s Picture Day ID: EVTTZ3GKF 4–5 Band & Orchestra Registration Now’s the time to sign up for elementary band and orchestra. Available for 4th & 5th grade students Includes band/orchestra class and weekly no-charge beginning instrument class Register by Friday, Sept 1. Contact Mr. Wright (band) or Mrs. Whitcomb (orchestra) with questions 6–8 Cheerleading Tryouts Middle school cheerleading tryouts start Monday, Aug 21. A completed athletic participation checklist and current sports physical is required to tryout. Middle School Scrapbook The middle school scrapbook has been completed, and 21 video sections are now available! Enjoy looking back at the many great experiences the Lord blessed us with last year. Middle School Newsletter High School Record Calendar Schoolwide Events Aug 14 School begins Aug 23 School pictures Sept 4 Labor Day (no school) Grades K3–K5 Events Aug 17 Grade Level Meetings Grades 1–5 Events Aug 17 Grade Level Meetings (grade 1) Aug 18 Choir registration ends Aug 24 Grade Level Meetings (grades 2–5) Aug 25 Band & Orchestra registration ends Grades 6–8 Events Grades 9–12 Events Aug 15 Speech & Debate recruitment meeting Aug 19 Student Leadership Retreat 1700 Wade Hampton Boulevard, Greenville, South Carolina 29614 ©2023 Bob Jones Academy. All Rights Reserved.