March 5, 2018
Community Forum - Beau Chene
Wednesday, March 7th, 6pm
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North Central High School Boys’ Basketball Team State Semi-Final Round Playoff Game
Tuesday, March 6th, 1:15pm
7001 Gulf Highway
Lake Charles, LA
Congratulations to the North Central High School Boys’ Basketball Team and Coach, Apphia Jordan, for advancing to the state semi-final round by beating Haynesville in the LHSAA Playoffs.
The semi final game will be played in Lake Charles, Louisiana at Burton Coliseum on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 1:15 PM.
GO HURRICANES !!!
Mrs. Byrom’s first-grade class celebrated Read Across America Week by inviting various guest readers to share their favorite Dr. Seuss books. Two of the classroom visitors were Mr. Limoges, principal, who read Green Eggs and Ham and Mr. Whaley, assistant principal, who read One Fish, Two Fish. Red Fish, Blue Fish.
East Elementary Celebrates Black History Month
Eunice Elementary recognized its Math Cats who excelled in math the previous week. Darrien White, Ethan Oliver, Layla Andrepont, Weston Dubroc, Shaniyah Jones, Ava Grace Brown and Ashton Pedigo
At Eunice Elementary's flag pole ceremony, students were honored for their hard work in Accelerated Reading. Pictured in no particular order are Jah'naya Marshall, Addison Prejean, Kinzley Lejeune, Valerie Daigle, Juliana Godeau, Ian Rico, Gabe Collins, Kylie Rineheart, Christiana Jone Paul Guillory and "
EUNICE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
The EJHS Beta Club attended the Jr. Beta Convention at the Cajun Dome on Thursday, February 22nd.
Glendale students were honored for being February Students of the Month. Pictured in random order are Gabriel Andrepont, Cailee Guillory, Nathan Comeaux, Joshua Buxton, Madisyn Aucoin, B’Laisyn Fontenot, Hayden Meche, Gracie Fulford, Karson Boone, Owen Thibodeaux, Allie Olivier, Harley Matte, Mimi jack, Hailey Thomas, Kelsie Gaspard, J’Layah Janice. Not pictured is Harley Miller.
Third-grade student, Woody Bergeron, recently visited Ms. Manuel’s 1st-grade class and gave an oral presentation on the Acadians.
Dr. Seuss' Birthday Celebration at Highland
ULL Students came to Ms. Perkins’ Kindergarten class to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday (Read Across America).
They read Dr. Seuss books and also did fun activities for each book.
Ms. Perkins' Kindergarten Class at Highland has been learning about President’s Day in Social Studies. So, to mark the occasion, they made a George Washington craft!
KROTZ SPRINGS ELEMENTARY
Congratulations to Taylor Robinson who placed 4th in Speech Division II at Jr. Beta State Competition that was held on 2/21 – 2/23.
Tuskegee Airman Charles Chenier was the guest of honor at MACA’s black history program, held on February 1. He is the last surviving Tuskegee Airman veteran in the state of Louisiana. Our students and faculty were honored to hear his story.
NORTH CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
OPELOUSAS HIGH SCHOOL
OHS Academic Rally Team 2018 at LSUE
On Saturday, February 24, 2018, thirty-one students from Opelousas High School competed at the District Literary Rally at LSUE. Below is a list of the categories and the student who competed and the UNOFFICIAL results of student placement. Congratulations to all who competed and those students placing first, second and third will move on to compete in the State Rally at LSU on April 21st.
BCA Christian Carter
English II Lydia Venable
English IV Kassidy Stanford
Journalism I Natalie Hidalgo
Nutrition and Food Jacob Adams
Fine Arts Survey Chandler Stephens
French II Taylor Gauthier
Spanish II Bridget Melancon
Health Destiny Andrus
Calculus Olivia Adams
Environmental Science Quoashae Leday
Government Aaron Jackson
Financial Math Bryce Lemon
Biology II Jonathan Weeks
Spanish I Courtney Lafontaine
Advanced Math-Pre-Calculus Destiny Lewis
Chemistry Andie Reuther
Civics Nadia Tucker
World Geography Eddie Ramirez
IBCA Camryn Broussard
English III Keenan Lamb
French I Claire Pitre
Advanced Math-Functions & Statistics Essence Savoy
Biology Avery Artigue
Physical Science Daaim Cummings
Physics Eric Wilson
Algebra I Hayden Miller
Algebra II SueAnn Skipper
Geometry Amy Ellis
World History Ahraf Swati
Opelousas High School students win at the Louisiana State Social Studies Fair. After qualifying in several vigorous rounds of competition at the school level, parish level and regional level, Olivia Adams and Abigail LaHaye won Second Place in Political Science for their project “Dreamers for DACA”; and in Sociology-Ahraf Swati and Taylor Guillory placed First for “Salem Witch Hunts in Modern Society.” Congratulations to these talented students!
Opelousas High School students Olivia Adams, Aaron Jackson, and Ahraf Swati have joined a select group of student-athletes as members of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) Girls and Boys (respectively) All-Academic 4.00 Scholar Teams. Olivia, Aaron, and Ahraf have earned this place by maintaining a 4.0 or higher with participating in a rigorous soccer program. As recipients of the 2017-2018 Academic Composite Soccer Teams, the students were honored during the halftime of the State Championship Soccer Game at the ULL Ragin’ Cajun Soccer Field in Lafayette, Louisiana on Wednesday, February 21, 2018.
PARK VISTA ELEMENTARY
PORT BARRE ELEMENTARY
Port Barre Elementary held Math and Science Night on Feb. 27, 2018. Parents and students engaged in content aligned math and science skills that required critical thinking, collaboration, creativity, and communication to solve a series of challenging puzzles in order to crack the code to “Breakout”. Upon cracking the code and unlocking the box, each student received a set of math flash cards.
PORT BARRE HIGH SCHOOL
Congratulations to the 7 students who participated in the Regional Science Fair this past Saturday, February 23rd. Jackie Lahman placed second in the Physics and Astronomy Category and Taylor Bourgeois placed first in the Behavioral and Social Sciences Category. Taylor also placed second OVERALL in the Junior Division of the Regional Science Fair. Thank you all, for representing our school this weekend!!
SUNSET MIDDLE SCHOOL
WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Congratulations, Mrs. Brenna Stelly, Teacher of the Year.
WES celebrates our Students of the Week!
WES Students of the Week 2-23-18