Geaux Pink Day Across STPPS ::..
It was a sea of pink in classrooms and playgrounds across the district on Geaux Pink Day.
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Students and employees sported pink and jeans with the donation of at least $1 in support of STARC and Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at St. Tammany Parish Hospital.
This is the first districtwide fundraiser held by the district this school year. Each year, the St. Tammany Parish Public School System participates in four charitable fundraisers as part of ongoing community connection efforts.
Learn about the work STARC does in our community.
Get information about breast cancer awareness and Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at St. Tammany Parish ...
Parish Fair Spotlights Students ::..
The spotlight is on students at the Parish Fair through agriculture and livestock competitions and exhibits, educational booths, and marching bands in the fair parade.
View photos from the fair.
"Our School System has a long tradition with the Parish Fair and this serves as an opportunity to showcase our students and their work. I encourage everyone to attend the fair events to show support for our School System and our students," said Superintendent Folse.
Educational booths were colorfully decorated with a variety of student work interpreting this year’s theme of “Innovation, Inspiration and Imagination”. Each booth was judged for its content, creativity, and presentation.
Over $4,500 in prize money was awarded by the ...
Snapshot into the Classroom: Lee Road Jr. High ::..
St. Tammany Parish Public School students are engaged in learning every day in the classroom. We want to take you inside the classroom to see a snapshot of some of the inspiring and creative activities, labs and other projects that go on every day in classrooms across St. Tammany.
comes from Mrs. Conley's 6th grade Science class at Lee Road Jr. High. Students were conducting a "chemistry in a bag" experiment to discover the indicators of a chemical change.
Through the experiment, students were able to see and feel the changes as the bags expanded and became hot and cold. Mrs. Conley explained that ...
New STPPS Educators Welcomed at Ray Alfred Community Reception ::..
New minority educators were welcomed to the St. Tammany Parish Public School System at the Ray Alfred Community Reception.
Community members and School System officials gathered to network and show their support for the new educators.
The reception was officially named in honor of former School Board Member Ray Alfred. His family was presented a plaque in recognition of his efforts establishing and supporting the annual event.
New educators are provided opportunities to network and receive professional development at events held ...
Former Coach and Educator Named to Sports Hall of Fame ::..
Slidell native and former Salmen High Coach and Assistant Principal Julius Smith will be honored for his athletic achievements as an inductee in the Southern University Sports Hall of Fame.
Smith will be inducted on October 30th at the Bell of Baton Rouge Hotel where many family members, friends, former teammates and players he coached are expected to join the celebration.
“He has served as a role model for myself and the thousands of students and faculty members who had the pleasure of learning and working with him. I congratulate him on this most outstanding achievement,” said Superintendent W. L. “Trey” Folse, III.
Smith has had such a positive impact on so many of his ...