Fort Bend Christian Academy Appoints New Head of Upper School

Nathan Barber.

After a nationwide search, Fort Bend Christian Academy (FBCA) is elated to announce the appointment of Nathan Barber as FBCA’s Head of Upper School. With numerous applicants from Texas and across the United States, FBCA identified Barber as the right candidate to lead their upper school into the future.

Barber comes to FBCA with extensive experience as a teacher, coach and school leader. During his impressive professional career, Barber has served as a History teacher, Varsity Girls Basketball Head Coach, Dean of Students, Head of Upper School, Assistant Headmaster, Director of Guidance and College Counseling and Instructor of Social Studies Pedagogy at Baylor University. Additionally, Barber has written numerous educational books, classroom guides for teachers and online content for test-prep companies. Barber holds a Masters Degree in Education from Baylor University and has participated in professional growth experiences through Rice University’s Glasscock School of Continuing Education.

“I am most confident that Barber’s leadership style, experiences and commitment to helping teachers and students to grow and excel will be a valuable asset to the Fort Bend Christian Academy Upper School,” said Mr. Joshua Gettys, FBCA Head of School.

Fort Bend Christian Academy is a private, college-preparatory school serving Pre-K through grade 12 located in Sugar Land, Texas. For more information visit