Friday Fastnews 10-5-18 BA Fastnews Nicole Nordeman Concert and Silent Auction, Poinsettia Sales, Box Tops, Parent Teacher Conferences, Teacher Luncheon, Drum Lessons, After School Clubs, Elem Grandparents Day, Lost and Found, Lunch, Book Fair, Moms and Dads in Prayer, Volunteer Opportunities

Presale tickets now available for the Bethany Community!
Click HERE to purchase your tickets and reserve your spot for a night of worship and fundraising.
Poinsettia Sale ALL SCHOOL September 28-October 21
Click HERE for Poinsettia Info Sheet Download
Click HERE for Poinsettia Order Sheet Download
BOX TOPS Elementary Contest FOR BETHANY!!  Click HERE of Info  Click HERE for Collection Sheet
Senior CLass Parent Meeting – Monday, October 8 at 6:30 pm – Please Meet in the Cafeteria

No Secondary Chapel Wednesday, October 10

Elementary Grandparents/Special Person Day
is in October this year. Have your grandparent come and visit the school and then stay for a long MEA weekend! Coffee and treats, chapel and time spend in the classroom will be the agenda on Wednesday, October 17th. CLICK here for a flyer to send your special person.
Grandparents/Special Person You Are Invited to Attend!
8:00-8:30 am Arrive for Coffee in Lobby
8:30-9:00 am Attend Chapel with Your Grandchild/Special Person
9:00-9:30 am Visit Classroom with Your Grandchild/Special Person #1
9:30-10:00 am Visit Classroom with Your Grandchild/Special Person #2
10:00-11:00 am Brunch & Coffee in Cafeteria
Monday, October 22-Friday, October 26
Family Fun Night/Elementary Open House Tuesday, October 23 6:00-7:30 pm
We Need Your Help with the Book Fair & Open House
Parent Teacher Conferences 

Thursday, October 25 Students Dismissed at Noon

Parent Teacher Conferences 1:00-8:00 pm

Friday, October 26 K-12 NO SCHOOL

Parent Teacher Conferences 8:00-12:00 pm

The link to sign up for Parent Teacher Conferences will be coming early next week


Say  “Thank You” to the wonderful teachers and staff of Bethany Academy
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Julie Anderle, parent of Kyra & Thomas will be preparing a wonderful lunch for the staff and teachers. Would you be willing to donate cash for this event? Please place your donation in an envelope and turn it into the school office or teacher by Wednesday, Oct. 17. If you are interested in helping to serve lunch or clean up, please show up anytime between 11:00 – 3:00 pm. If you have questions, please contact Julie Anderle at  or 612-554-5896.

Drum Lessons Mr. Kevin Peters is offering Drum Set Lessons to all interested students on:
Monday – 3:15-3:45 Open 3:45-4:15 Open
Tuesdays – 3:45-4:15 Open
$20 per lesson. Please email Kevin if you are interested:

DRAMA CLUB with Michaela Sevier

October 8-12 4:30-5:30 Mr. Hale’s room C014 from 3:00-4:30 PM.

This week-long workshop will offer a time to practice your theater skills with Miss Sevier, Bethany Academy theater director. Practice improv and other exercises in acting and explore your theater talents. Contact

FLAG FOOTBALL with Chad Peters and Crew

Tuesdays, October 16-November 10 walking to Tarnhill Park where pick up will happen at 4:30

Practice a few drills and play a friendly game each day of club. End the week on Saturday morning from 10-11:30 PM with a father / son game. Contact

GIRLS BIBLE STUDY with Junior, Anna Karlberg

Thursdays on-going meeting in Mrs. Hohnstadt’s classroom C209 from 3:00-4:30 PM.

Spend the afternoon looking into God’s Word and be encouraged through conversation while being built up in Him.


Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:15-5:00 in the art room starting November 8

Spend some time working with clay on the wheel and hand building bowls. Help plan, organize, and hold an empty bowls event at a local coffee shop in March with live music, handmade bowls, and a serving of warm food. This event will raise money to support a local food shelf that feeds the hungry of the Twin Cities. Contact

WRITERS CLUB with Senior, Natasha Bonilla

Tuesdays 3:15-4:15 in Mrs. Hohnstadt’s classroom

Share your writings with peers for review and critique, discuss other great writings, spend time writing together in this afternoon club.

BOOK CLUB with Mrs. Kingry

Mondays (every-other) 3:15-4:15 starting in October – February.

Spend time each meeting reviewing books on the Newbery Award candidate list through discussion and book talks. End the club with a Newbery Award party watching the Newberry winners announced.

Lost and Found will be out on a table in the lobby for the week of October 1-October 8. Please Check to see if any of these lost items are yours. All unclaimed items will be donated to ARC in Bloomington.
Order hot lunch: Wednesdays and Fridays
Make lunch easy and enjoy Subway and Chick-fil-A
Go to: myhotlunchbox.comClick: Create an Account   Create: Follow screens to set up your account
Moms in Prayer at Bethany 
Monday moms are praying at Bethany! Join us at Bethany Academy’s conference room at 8:20 a.m. Email Pam Emberland if you have any questions:
Dads in Prayer at Bethany 
Dads have two opportunities to gather together and pray for our school on Tuesdays 7:45 to 8:15 and Fridays 8:00 to 8:30 in the conference room at the Academy. Email Randy Schmidt if you have any questions:
Volunteer Opportunities at Bethany Academy Click Here   Click Here   Click Here