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Basketball Teams

Team 1 - Junior High Girls
Team 2 - Junior High Boys
Team 3 - Varsity Girls
Team 4 - Varsity Boys

SBA Saints News and Events

PeeWee Basketball Practice Schedule October 13th - 17th

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 10/10/14

?Practice Schedule October 13th - 17th
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Boys:
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Monday October 13.............5:30 - 7:00 pm
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Thursday October 16...........6:45 - 7:45 pm
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Girls:
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Tuesday October 14............5:30 - 7:00 pm
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Thursday October 16...........5:30 - 6:30 pm

PTO Meeting and Officer Elections

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 10/06/14

A PTO (Parent/Teacher Organization) meeting will be held on October 16 at 6:00 in the SBA Cafeteria. During this meeting, officers will be elected and fundraising will be discussed. Please make plans to attend this meeting. 

Cody Prewitt visits SBA Homecoming

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 09/22/14

At half-time of SBA's Homecoming game against Wayne, two special presentations were made honoring SBA Graduate and Ole Miss Standout Cody Prewitt. On behalf of the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools, Mr. David Drake presented a plaque recognizing Cody as the First player from the MAIS to be selected as a Consensus All- American. Jamie Holder, SBA Board President, along with Chad Odom, SBA Athletic Director, presented Cody with a framed jersey, announcing the retirement of his SBA number, 25.

While at Sylva-Bay, in just his senior year, Cody had 1762 all purpose yards, 25 Touchdowns, MAIS All State Selection and MAIS South All-Star Player, Clarion Ledger Dandy Dozen Selection, The Jackson Touchdown Club player of the Week, District MVP Sophomore, Junior, and Senior year.   Class A Track 100 meter record 10.83, Overall Class Track 200 meter record, 21.56 and Overall Class Track Triple Jump record 46 feet 4 inches.

Currently for 2014, Cody is Pre-Season 1st Team All-American, consensus preseason All SEC 1st team, rated the nations #1 Safety by lindy’s, named to the watch list for the Bednarik Award, CFPA Defensive Back Trophy and the Jim Thorpe Award Watch List.  In 2013, Cody was selected first team All-American by Associated Press, USA Today, and Lindy’s.  Cody was the 55th 1st Team All-American selection in school history.  He was voted to the All SEC 1st Team by the Associated Press, League Coaches, Sporting News, ESPN.com and College Sports Madness.  He was ranked the #20 player in the SEC by ESPN.com.  He is a Thorpe Award semi finalist and played in every game with 11 starts as Free Safety.  Cody led the SEC and finished tied 7th nationally with 6 interceptions.  As a sophomore, in 2012 he was named College Football News All America Honorable Mention, Finished 2nd on the team with 80 tackles, His freshman season in 2012; he played in all 12 games with 4 starts as free safety.

Today is Homecoming!

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 09/19/14

Today is Homecoming! Pep Rally begins at 10:30 am! School dismisses at 11:20 am!


Homecoming activities begin at 6:00 pm! Kickoff is at 7:00 pm!

Special presentation at Half-time!

Welcome SBA Alumni and Saints Fans! Go Saints!

Open House this Thursday!

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 09/08/14

SBA Open House will be held this Thursday, September 11 from 5-6 PM. This is a time for parents to visit their child's classroom to receive the first progress report of the year. The teachers will have only a few minutes with each visitor and classrooms will be crowded with parents anxious to view the classroom and the work completed so far this year. Please feel free to schedule a private conference with your child's teacher to discuss any issues in detail. 

Immediately following Open House, SBA JH Football will face Central Holmes. Enjoy your visit to SBA and join us afterwards to support our JH team! Kickoff is at 6:30! Go Saints!

School picture day is Wednesday!

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 09/08/14

Students may wear the clothing of their choice, provided it meets dress code requirements. 


Also to be photographed Wednesday: JH Cheer and Football & PeeWee Football. (Following school photos)

Go Saints!

Tomorrow is the first football game!

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 08/21/14

SBA Football begins tomorrow! Be ready! Click here for all the info!

2014 Homecoming Court Announced

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 08/18/14

Click here for the Court

PTO Meeting

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 08/18/14

There will be a PTO Meeting this Thursday, August 21 at 6 PM in the cafeteria. 

Please attend this meeting where parents and faculty will discuss important issues regarding this school year.

Today is the day!

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 08/11/14

It's time to go back to school! Let's make 2014-2015 the best year yet!


Let's go Saints!

2014-2015 K4 Fundraiser

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 08/07/14

Click here to view the 2014-2015 K4 Fundraising items. These items are all Board Uniform Policy Approved. 

Football Program Ads and Pics Due Friday

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 07/28/14

All pics and ads for the Fall 2014 Football Program are due no later than this Friday, August 1. Pics and Ads turned in any later than Friday will only be accepted with a $10. late fee. 


Go Saints!

Beginning of the Year Open House Information

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 07/24/14

K3, K4 and K5, as well as 1st and 2nd Grades, will have a classroom visit time on Friday, August 8, from 10 AM until Noon. At this time, parents and students may visit the classroom to bring supplies and meet with their teacher. 


Please be prepared to fill out forms, including your child's lunch order for the first week, during this time. 

All other grades will have Open House on September 11. 

Updated Football Schedule Posted

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 07/16/14

Please view the updated JH and Varsity Football Schedule here.

Website Update Scheduled

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 06/30/14

The SBA website will begin the yearly cleaning and updating process beginning July 1. During the cleaning process, some pages may be unavailable. Following the process, all Supply lists and information for the upcoming school year will be available online. Hard copy lists are available in the office. The office is open from 8 am to Noon daily over the summer.


The current SBA website will be archived and available via link which will be listed on this bottom of this page. 

Thank you for your patience. 

If you have suggestions for website improvements, or requests for specific data, please email rmackinaw@sylvabayacademy.com

Go Saints!


Uniform Company and TEAAM Insights on campus July 10

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 06/27/14

SBA’s uniform company will also be on campus from 11 AM – 6 PM on July 10. 

There is an informational meeting scheduled for July 10, 2014 to be held at 6:00 PM at SBA regarding our partnership with TEAAM Insights.  TEAAM professionals will be on hand to answer your questions regarding their optional services for students with learning challenges. Visit www.sylvabayacademy.com/TEAAMInsights for more information.

Exams Tomorrow!

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 05/19/14

Tuesday, May 20 and Wednesday May 21 are exam dates for SBA. School will dismiss at Noon on these days. 


Have a safe and happy Summer!

Go Saints!

Drivers Ed

by Sylva-Bay Academy on 05/07/14

Students interested in taking Drivers Ed this summer, please sign up in the office. Class room time will last for approximately 2 weeks and driving times will be scheduled after that. The price for the class is $250.00. Class will begin Tuesday, May 27 at 8:00 am. 

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