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Back to School Information & Resources
Welcome Cardinals!! We are excited to welcome our new and returning students back to school this fall. Find everything you need to get ready for the 2023-2024 school year by clicking on the links (underlined and in red) below:
Schedule of Back To School Events/First Day of School                         
  • Aug 28, 9-11:30am: Student Orientation (new & returning students, no hot lunch). Meet in the gym. Homeroom assignments will be posted for student reference. Students will get copies of their schedules and their locker assignments in homeroom. Bring your school supplies to get set up for Tuesday!
  • Aug 28, 11:30am-1pm: New Gr 9-12 Laptop Training (lunch provided)
  • Aug 28, 5:30pm: Mandatory new (all Gr 6, new Gr 7 & 8) middle school  parent technology training/orientation in the BA Cafeteria
  • Aug 28, 6:00pm:  New High School Parent Orientation in Room 105
  • Aug 28, 6:30pm: Back to School Picnic on the Back 40 (south side of BA) for ALL BA families: free hot dog dinner, info tables, BA gear for sale. 
  • Aug 29: First day of classes, 1st bell 8am, dismissal 2:55pm

Back to School Information
*Mrs. Reeder's Back-to-School Letter

*2023-2024 School Calendar

*Summer Reading Guides: all Grade 6-12 students are asked to read a book over the summer to prepare for their English classes. Find the summer reading list and guides at this link.

*2023-2024 Dress Code

*Online School Store: Find Mass dress code-appropriate clothing at our online school store at this link or at Star Sports and Apparel at 21 2nd Ave NW Suite 2 in Faribault next to Ace Hardware.
*Fall Sports Information, Registration and Forms

*2023-2024 School Supply List

*2023-24 School Lunch Letter, Application for Educational Benefits & Special Diet Statement

*BA Health Form

*Home & School Letter 2023-24

*2023-2024 Curriculum/Course Guide

*Missed the weekly parent email? Click HERE to catch up!

Our Mission
Bethlehem Academy, a Catholic school in the Sinsinawa Dominican tradition, strives to empower its students and staff to achieve personal, spiritual and academic excellence. We challenge ourselves to love as Jesus Christ loved, to lead, to serve, to inspire and to seek the truth: Veritas.
105 3rd Ave. SW
Faribault, MN  55021
Phone:  507-334-3948
Fax:  507-334-3949