Our Lady of Perpetual Help School participated in the 2011 Academy of Our Lady’s National Honor Society’s Academic Fair. Pictured here are the winners from the event. Front row, from left are Katie Goens, Hannah Bouchie, Jack Gasquet, Isabella Green, Ryan Artus, Katelyn Luebbert and Andrew Lewis. Back row, from left are Jacob Dobson, Brandon [...]
The Wetland Wildlife Express visited Boothville-Venice Elementary Headstart thru Kindergarten classes. The Wetland Wildlife Express is a mobile educational program brought to you by Audubon Zoo educators with funding from Sea Grant. This program offers an up-close experience with our wetland’s most important inhabitants. Students will learn about the wildlife that depends on the wetlands for their [...]
The Belle Chasse Academy students in second through eighth grades went to the Bonne Carre Spillway to plant over 500 Cypress trees that were planted at their school through the LSU Coastal Roots program. The students are taking part in this project by establishing wetland plant nurseries at their schools. They grow native plant seedlings [...]
Our Lady of Perpetual Help School held its Annual Jump-a-thon for the American Heart Association. Students jumped rope during their enrichment period.
Congratulations to the Belle Chasse Middle School Beta Club on a job well done at District 12 Competition Day on January 22, 2011 at Boothville-Venice Elementary School. The Bulldogs had a wonderful time meeting with other Betas and participating in academic and talent competitions. BCMS placed third in the t-shirt competition with our club shirt [...]
Belle Chasse Academy seventh grader Audrey Bartz was chosen by the Military Child Education Coalition to receive a scholarship to the Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama. The Bernard Curtis Brown II Memorial Space Camp Scholarship is a scholarship for children of military parents. This contest was in honor of Bernard Curtis Brown II, who died [...]
PLENTY International is a nongovernmental relief and development organization that has a PLENTY~ Books to Kids Project. Books to Kids is a powerful project that puts books in the hands of kids. The books are given to the schools and the schools displays the books in order for students to choose the “just right book” to [...]
Certifications help define the students’ proficiency and marketable skills needed as they enter the workforce. Plaquemines Parish schools are continuing to offer a variety of certifications to their students with the help of local business community leaders. One of those certifications is the Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC³®) which provides students with the knowledge on [...]