Lakeshore Caps Storybook Season with Class 4A Runner-Up Finish ::..
Lakeshore's storybook 2017 season ended with its first loss, falling 48-26 to Edna Karr in the LHSA Class 4A State Championship at the Superdome.
It was Lakeshore's first trip to the state championship game. The Titans finished the 2017 season with a 14-1 record.
Senior Jacob Bernard was named Lakeshore's Most Valuable Player of the Game by the media. Bernard scored two touchdowns - an 85-yard kick return and a 71-yard reception.
Lakeshore was the first STPPS team to play in the state championship game since Salmen in 2000. STPPS is now 6-6 all-time in LHSAA state championship games.
Winter Weather Update ::..
Due to potential winter weather conditions, all schools and school system offices will be closed Friday, December 8th. This decision was made in close coordination with parish emergency preparedness officials and the National Weather Service.
The School Board Committee As A Whole Meetings scheduled for December 8th have been postponed until Tuesday, December 12th, at 6pm.
Northshore’s Maddie Byrd Top Swimmer in Louisiana ::..
Northshore High senior Maddie Byrd was one of two individual STPPS state championship swimmers and was the lead leg on Northshore’s state championship-winning 200-yard medley relay team at the 2017 LHSAA Swimming State Meet.
Byrd won the Girls Division I state titles in the 200-yard butterfly and the 100-yard backstroke. She was named the LHSAA Girls Division I Most Outstanding Swimmer.
Fontainebleau High senior Maggie Beyrau won the state title in the Girls 50-yard freestyle.
It marked the second straight year that Northshore won the 200-yard medley relay state title with Byrd as the lead leg. Bringing home the state title for the Panthers were Byrd, Aubrey St. Pierre, Anatasia Megilligan and Jaycee Morrison.
The look on Letrece McCoy's face says it all. McCoy, along with 15 other STPPS students, is one step closer to the Scripps National Spelling Bee as they advanced to the 2018 New Orleans Area Regional Spelling Bee.
For the fifth straight year, the Junior Auxiliary of Slidell sponsored spelling bees at Boyet Junior High and Clearwood Junior High.
By correctly spelling the word 'tamara', Michael Bartels won the Boyet Junior High Spelling Bee on Nov. 14. Joining Bartels from Boyet are Christina Jackson, Anabelle Goggin, Wilson Hou, Julia Spiess, Trey McGill, Hannah Joseph, and Travis Elmore.
On Nov. 15, Olivia Holmes won the Clearwood Junior High Spelling Bee by correctly spelling the word 'cyclops'. She will be joined by Clearwood classmates McCoy, Brayden ...
Fifth Ward Student Receives Youth Spirit Award ::..
Fifth Ward Junior High special education student Lane Rodriguez was awarded the 2017 Youth Spirit Award. The award is given annually by ACTIVE Partnership of Louisiana.
ACTIVE (A Community That Involves and Values Everyone) is an organization that recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of people with disabilities and their supporters to encourage the involvement and interactions of all people working and living together.
Prior to the November 15 event, Lane and the other ACTIVE nominees were honored with a reception. Lane was recognized for his "never give up" spirit and his positive, hard-working attitude.