Faith West Academy

2017 National Honor Society Induction at Faith West Academy

Twenty new members were inducted into the Faith West Academy Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) during a ceremony Thursday, March 30, at the FWA auditorium in Katy. Members were selected who demonstrated outstanding performance in scholarship (3.5 GPA), leadership, service, and character. “National Honor Society members are chosen for and then expected to continue their exemplary contributions to the school and community,” said Mrs. Sandye Reed, chapter advisor. Guest speaker for the induction […]

The Katy News Sports – Cross Country

By Tom Behrens Seven Lakes Boys Finish Second At Brenham; Tompkins Edge Seven Lakes’ Girls The Seven Lakes boys finished second at the Brenham Hillacious Invitational cross country meet Sept. 24 in Brenham. The boys finished with 84 points. Taylor finished sixth and Cinco Ranch placed seventh. (complete listing: http://tx.milesplit.com/meets/209034/results#.V-6LxfArKhc) The Tompkins girls edged Seven Lakes at the Brenham Hillacious Invitational cross country meet, scoring 91 points. Cinco Ranch was fourth and Taylor finished in […]

FWA  Continues To Have Strong Running Game

By Tom Behrens Jacob Phillips, another new head coach in the Katy area, received his start at Faith West Academy when he  developed a strength and conditioning program at the school. Phillips’ background includes playing football at Belhaven, and was signed as a undrafted free agent by the Seattle Seahawks. He spent time later playing arena football with the New Orleans Voodoo and Columbus Lions. While developing the strength and conditioning program for the Eagles, […]

Faith West Academy TAPPS 3-A State Baseball Semi-Finalist

The Faith West Eagles baseball team lost to Bay Area Christian, 6-4 in the semifinal game at Baseball USA, May 24, but being there was a history making moment for the Eagles. It’s believed that this is the first time a Faith West baseball team has ever played in the state championship games. Faith West finished 24-12, more than doubling its victory total from the last three seasons combined. Along the way to the semifinal […]

Faith West Academy’s Class of 2016 Valedictorian Announced

Valedictorian Jamie Coalson

Faith West Academy announced its valedictorian as Jamie Coalson (GPA 4.74), and two co-salutatorians for the Class of 2016. Salutatorians Rebecca Lockyear and Allison Klimple shared a four-year GPA of 4.70. Jamie is the daughter of James and Beth Coalson of Katy. During her high school years, she has been a member of the National Honor Society, the Science National Honor Society (secretary), Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and Mu Alpha Theta. She is a member […]

Student Presented John Philip Sousa Award

Christian Woods (left) being presented the John Philip Sousa Award by Faith West Academy Band Director Flenoyd Turner.

  At the end of the year Faith West Academy band concert, Band Director Flenoyd Turner presented Christian Woods with the prestigious John Philip Sousa Award. Christian is the first recipient of this award that recognizes superior musicianship, dependability, loyalty, and cooperation. Christian, a senior, has played the trumpet in the Faith West Academy band since his fifth grade year.  Christian will be attending Georgetown University in the fall and plans to major in political […]

FWA Theatre Arts Program Granted Thespian Troupe Charter

In November of 2015, Faith West Academy Theatre Department petitioned the International Thespian Society, the student honorary division of the Educational Theatre Association, for the privilege of chartering a Thespian troupe. The theatre arts program of FWA has been determined to meet the standards required by the board of directors of the Educational Theatre Association, and their application has been accepted. We are now the proud home of Thespian Troupe 8225! Membership in this international […]

Now Hiring: Faith West Academy

Faith West Academy in Katy has immediate openings for experienced, part-time daycare workers. • Teacher Aide needed on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. • Extended Care daycare workers daily from 5:45 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Daycare/preschool experience a plus. Please email or fax resume to rphillips@faithwest.org or 281-391-2606.

Faith West Academy Student Selected as Texas All-State Musician

Sofia Rendek

Sofia Rendek, a member of the Faith West Academy Choir, will perform with the Texas All-State (Band/Choir/Orchestra) in San Antonio, Saturday, February 13, 2016 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center as part of the 2016 Texas Music Educators Association Clinic/Convention. Sofia, 10th grade, earned third chair Soprano 1 for the State Performance. She was chosen for this prestigious honor through a competitive process held this year across the state at District, Region, and Area […]