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Foothills Christian Academy

November 15, 2018
Holiday Boutiques offered Saturday in Backus
November 15, 2018 - 6:30am
August 9, 2018
A young gentleman tries his luck at the dime toss during the 2017 Backus Cornfest. Echo Journal file photo
Backus Cornfest events slated Saturday
August 9, 2018 - 6:00am
August 8, 2018
This old car was a 2017 Backus Cornfest parade entry. See more photos from the 2017 parade -
Backus Cornfest events to take place Aug. 11
August 8, 2018 - 4:00am
December 21, 2017
Clayton Borman goes up for a contested layup in Foothills Christian Academy's game against Grand Rapids Tuesday, Dec. 14. Lena Richards / Echo Journal Correspondent
Basketball: Wolverines fall to Red Storm
December 21, 2017 - 8:30am
October 27, 2017
Mariah Alderson, of Pequot Lakes, has her mother, Alisha Alderson, give her a scar to go with her costume during the Cornfest Harvest Festival on Saturday, Oct. 21, in Backus. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Halloween activities abound at Backus festival
October 27, 2017 - 8:00am
April 28, 2017
Foothills Christian Academy to host spaghetti dinner, auction
April 28, 2017 - 4:40am
April 19, 2017
Local educators respond to school choice funding
April 19, 2017 - 2:38pm
February 24, 2017
Lena Richards/Echo Journal Correspondent Isaac Krecklau had Wolverine fans on the edge of their seats during their first Feb. 17 home game when he tied the game in the final minutes. Lake Region Christian School came back and beat the Wolverines 51 to 45 before time ran out.
Wolverines play hard in first home game in 27 years
February 24, 2017 - 12:16am
December 14, 2016
Grim's Tales: A tale of two outrages
December 14, 2016 - 11:36am
November 24, 2016
Thanksgiving drawing by Aero Ecker, a kindergarten student at Foothills Christian Academy in Backus.
'Big Recipes from Little Chefs': Foothills Christian Academy students share Thanksgiving Cookbook
November 24, 2016 - 8:31am
September 1, 2016
"We aren't going to slam the door on any students, but our goal was 30. We've met that," Ecker said. "We never wanted to get too big. Our major advantage is the small class sizes, but we obviously have a building big enough to grow into that." Googlemaps screenshot.
Backus: Foothills Christian Academy gears up for school year
September 1, 2016 - 12:16pm
August 31, 2016
Bookmobile to return to Backus
August 31, 2016 - 10:58am
June 23, 2016
The former Backus Elementary Building will reopen to students in fall as the Foothills Christian Academy. Photo by Travis Grimler
Foothills Christian Academy prepares for fall opening
June 23, 2016 - 9:47am
February 18, 2016
Kelly Hulke, Amanda Rugroden and Peggy Norman are members of the Threads for Ed committee with the Foothills Christian Academy. Photo by Travis Grimler
Thrift store to open in Backus: Funds to help reduce new school costs
February 18, 2016 - 10:21am