BCJA News

Berean Christian Jr. Academy | Atlanta, GA

Calendar Events

Mar 1-4 Read Across America

Mar 5 End of Quarter

Mar 8 8th Grade Grad Pictures 4pm

Mar 8-12 Week of Prayer

Mar 13 Pizza Zoom Night 8pm

Mar 15 PD (No School)

Mar 16 Report Cards

Mar 22-31 STAR Assessments

Monday, March 1, 2021

And just like that it's March! We are moving right along and this month has lots going on. Please take a moment to review the following information.

Zoom Pizza Night

On March 13, we will be coming together on zoom to make pizza! While Mrs. D shares her quick and easy pizza recipe, Ms. Belle will walk you through her famous side salad. Please see the ingredients listed below and join us at 8pm.


Marcia Davis is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.


Topic: BCJA Pizza Night

Time: Mar 13, 2021 08:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


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Pizza Ingredients- Makes 8 medium slices of pizza


  • 1 (.25 ounce) package active dry yeast
  • 1 teaspoon white sugar
  • 1 cup warm water
  • 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 can/jar marinara/spaghetti sauce
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese
  • 1 cup cheddar cheese

You will need a pizza pan or a large flat pan.



Salad Ingredients


  • Field Greens mix
  • Strawberries
  • Blueberries
  • Mango
  • Avocado
  • Candied walnuts
  • Strawberry vinaigrette dressing (or whatever you like!)

Black History Program/ T-Shirts $10

Our students, families, and faculty did a fabulous job on our program. We are very proud of you all. Visitors near and far were very impressed with the quality of each performance delivered. We definitely made history with our first virtual Black History performance ever!


We will have a rebroadcast of the program via the Atlanta Berean site. The exact date will be announced soon. Stay tuned for that and invite family and friends to watch as well.


You can still get your Black History shirts. Ms. Lee will assist you upon your arrival to campus.

Track & Field

Our first Track Meet is coming up on March 11. Please make sure all of your fees are paid in order to participate and receive your warm-up gear.


$150- Participation fee


  • Includes competition fees & Insurance

$75- BCJA Track & Field Gear


  • Includes warm ups & backpack



Cashapp $BCJA1906

Zelle: BCJA1906@bcjaschool.org

Cash or check



Track & Field Schedule

Sun, Mar 7- No practice

Wed. Mar 10- 4:00-6:00pm

Thurs. Mar 11- Track Meet


  • 11:45am- Arlington Christian (4500 Ridge Rd. Fairburn, GA 30213)


Sun Mar 14- 12:00-2:00pm

Wed Mar 17- 4:00-6:00pm

Thurs Mar 18- Track Meet


  • 3:00pm- Mt. Pisgah (9875 Nesbit Ferry Rd. Johns Creek, GA 30022)


Sun Mar 21- 12:00-2:00pm

Wed Mar 24- 4:00-6:00pm

Thurs Mar 25- Track Meet


  • 11:45am- Arlington Christian (4500 Ridge Rd. Fairburn, GA 30213)


Sun Mar 28- No practice


Sundays 12:00pm-2pm @ Hugh C. Conley Recreation Center

Wednesdays evenings 4:00-6:00pm @ BCJA


What to bring:


  • Water/Sports Drink
  • Towel
  • Face mask
  • Lawn chair
  • Health snacks/ cash for concessions


What to wear:


  • Sneakers/running shoes (cleats not needed yet)
  • Comfortable athletic clothing. (layers suggested for weather)
  • Light jacket

Pictures! Pictures!

Since we are virtual, picture day will be a little different. We will take pictures at home! Please see instructions below.


Individual Pictures:

1. Students wear dress uniform

2. Take photo outside for the best lighting.

3. Use portrait mode if using a cell phone. (Capture from the waist up)

4. Use nature background, no buildings.

5. Stand with arms at the side turned slightly to the right.


Family Pictures:

This year, we wanted our yearbook to reflect the many families that joined class with us and weathered this virtual school year. This is optional but we would love to have as many families represented as possible.


1. Attire and pose is to be decided by family. Have fun and be creative.

2. Take the picture in landscape.

3. Outdoors is best for lighting.

4. Submit picture with the names of each family member.


Deadline to submit pictures is February 26, 2021. Email all photos to bcja1906@bcjaschool.org.

School Store Fundraiser!


If your family hasn’t participated, there’s still time!

This safe and easy fundraiser is 100% online so there is no face-to-face selling, collecting money, or delivering products. Participation only takes 12 minutes and your child will win fun and exciting prizes. Every student will receive a prize, just for participating. More prizes will be rewarded when goals are reached.


The PDF file below is the front of the School Store fundraiser envelope which you would have received pre-Covid, As you log in and sign up, please email Mrs. Lashley (rlashley@bcjaschool.org) the Student Prize Code so that she can have the student's gift available when you purchase and pick up the Black History shirt this week.

Please help now. It really will make a difference.

Go to https://www.schoolstore.net/sid.t?0000361041 to show our valued teachers your support.

BCJA/ GAAA Alumni Fundraiser!

Dear Alumni of BJA, BCJA & GAAA,


The new calendars for 2021 are available for $20. This year our models hearken back to the Black Bourgeoisie and give us high fashion posing on location at historic places in Atlanta! The calendar dates for the school and South Atlantic Conference are at your fingertips...but most importantly our Alum’s, MALE AND FEMALE AND their families showcase why we are Atlanta’s Finest! Please support your Alumni Association! SORRY I can’t let you peep under the hood! But the cover below is a sweet sample!

CashApp to: $bcjagaaaalumni then email to: bcjagaaaalumni@gmail.com with address

If you reside in Atlanta, calendars may be picked up at the school!



Natasha David-Walker, B.S., M.A.; Alumni President

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That's all for now. You are greatly appreciated. Thanks for being awesome!


Mrs. D, Principal