Belle Chasse Academy received commendations for meeting and/or exceeding accreditation standards and for earning the highest ranking, “highly functional,” in all categories during its AdvancED initial accreditation visit on January 18 and 19. The rating of “highly functional” was attributed to all seven AdvanceED Standards for quality: Vision and Purpose, Governance and Leadership, Teaching and […]
On January 6 – 8, thirty OLPH CYO headed to Tickfaw State Park for the annual winter retreat. The youth were spiritually guided by Fr. Gio Belanich, a Croatian priest from New Jersey, and Fr. Steve Bruno, Director of Vocations at the Archdiocese of New Orleans. During the retreat, the CYO celebrated Mass, Reconciliation and […]
BCA fifth grader Mackenzie Wisneski has read over 1.5 million words so far this year using the supplemental reading program, Accelerated Reader. The program keeps track of the number of words each student reads during the school year.
Mrs. Cynthia Compeaux’s fourth grade class practiced their research skills by studying the Titanic. They wrote journal entries from the point of view of Titanic’s passengers. Here, Zachary Hubenak shares his entry with students and visiting parents.
On November 30, Boothville-Venice Elementary celebrated the November Students of the Month. The following students were named student of the month by their teachers for being Respectful, Responsible, and Safe the entire month of November, a celebration was held in their honor. Students received a certificate, a nice yard sign, and snacks provided by the PTO. […]
The Belle Chasse Academy Volleyball Team had an excellent season this year. They were 8-0 in their conference and 8-1 overall. Bottom row, from left: Ainsley Pfeiffer, (manager) Jessica Heard, and (manager) Avery Pfeiffer. Second row: Mary Bazzle, Colleen Burns, Tori McDaniel, Peyton Parker. Third row: (manager) D’Yani Gilbert, DeLesha Gaines. Fourth row: Coach Stephanie […]
The Belle Chasse Academy Football Team are the 2011-2012 METRO League football champions! Congratulations! Pictured here seated left to right: Dionte George, Ethan Berryman, Dontae George, Dominic Holbrook, Curtis Gillard, and Da’von Garcia. Kneeling: Gable Butler, Eddie Granger, Trevaris Milton, Tyron, Perry, Jordan Hudson, Levi White, and Peanellopy Rodiguez. Standing: Coach Alton Heard, Ahmir Pellum, […]
The 5 & 6 year old Belle Chasse Cardinals, undefeated 11-0, recently won a state championship, under the leadership of Head coach Brandon Fowler. Back row: #32 Ryan Jackson, #23 Dante Scott, #1 Jace Gibson, #50 Zachary Hayes, #5 Alfred Carter, #6 TJ Johnson and #9 Logan Ronquille. Middle: #45 David Wright, #2 Malachi Fowler, […]
In 2011, Plaquemines Parish continued to leap forward, jumping from it’s eleventh place spot in 2010 to fifth overall for the entire state. Plaquemines Parish overall performance ranked it fifth in the state with a score of 110.8 for the collective school system, a jump of 6.7 points from 2010. And in 2011, five of […]
Stephanie Messina of Gretna and Rachel Mudge of Belle Chasse have accepted membership in the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS). They were honored during an Induction Convocation Monday, September 19, on the campus of Tulane University. NSCS membership is by invitation only, based on grade point average and class standing. Stephanie and Rachel are […]