Welcome to the F.I.S.H. website!
As a ministry of Bell Shoals Baptist Church, our group is a Christ-centered home school support group ministering to approximately 200 families in Brandon and the Tampa Bay area. Our mission is to offer encouragement to home schooling families.
Please feel free to click on any of the tabs above to find out more about our group or about home schooling in general.
A Home School Conference
February 1, 2014 - from 8:30-5:30
Bell Shoals Baptist Church
2102 Bell Shoals Road
Open to ALL Tampa area homeschool families
PLEASE SHARE WITH ALL OF YOUR HOMESCHOOL FRIENDS, LOOPS, & GROUPS
To Register click on the "Public Calendar" folder on the left side of this page, go to the February 1, 2014 calendar, click on the "Be Encouraged Mini Conference", then click the "click here to sign up" and enter the requested information.
F.I.S.H. offers a variety of co-ops, competitive sports, recreational sports, field trips, band, choir, chess, P.E. and much more. Of course, all of this happens because of our awesome members volunteering as this is the only way we can keep all of our activities running smoothly. As a member, you will have ample opportunity to get involved in as many activities as you would like.
Our home school group is directed by a Leadership Team which consists of several families who volunteer to represent the members of our group.
To access the full features of this web site you must be a current member of F.I.S.H. If you have not applied for membership since our annual meeting in June 2013 you are not a current member. If you are interested on joining our group:
1. Please complete the all forms located under registration forms at the top of the page. You will need one Activity Participant (Medical Release) per student and adult, notarized.
2. You can bring or mail the forms to BSBC, there is a notary located in their office. Bell Shoals Baptist Church, 2102 Bell Shoals Rd, Brandon, FL 33511
3. Two weeks after you turn in your paperwork, go to the website and apply for web access. You will be asked to fill out information about your family. A request will automatically be sent to the web administrator.
4. You will receive an email within 48 hours letting you know that you have been approved and can sign on to all the benefits of the website.
Registration is a two part process: one is paperwork and the other is computerized! Both parts must be completed to be a member. Paperwork and payment first and then computer access.
If you have questions about how to join FISH, email firstname.lastname@example.org.