Friday Night Lights - Week 6 ::..
An action packed week six of high school football kicks off across St. Tammany Parish Public Schools Friday night.
Quarterly score updates from every game will be posted on Twitter
@stppschools. If you don’t have Twitter, you can see the scores on the School System mobile app.
Football season brings back memories of high school glory days. Help celebrate over 100 years of St. Tammany Parish Public School tradition and share your high school glory days photos using #stppsfootball.
Throughout the month of October St. Tammany Parish Public School football teams, cheerleaders, dance teams, marching bands and more will be wearing pink in support of Breast Caner Awareness Month.
Friday 10/9 Schedule:
(all games kickoff ...
School Board Member Richard "Rickey" Hursey, Jr. Sworn In ::..
With his family by his side School Board Member Richard "Rickey" Hursey, Jr. was sworn into office during the October Board Meeting.
He was elected without opposition in a special election to fill the remainder of the term for the District 12 seat.
Hursey has served as the District 12 representative since February when the School Board appointed him for the temporary position following the passing of School Board Member James “Ronnie” Panks, Sr.
Mr. Hursey has lived in St. Tammany Parish all of his life, 30 of those years being in District 12. He has 7 children that have attended or are currently attending St. Tammany Parish Public Schools. Hursey served on the Slidell City Council for ...
School Bus Drivers Attend Transportation Workshop ::..
School bus drivers and other school transportation personnel attended a transportation workshop as part of their ongoing professional development.
They were commended for the work they do to safely transport over 28,000 students to and from school every day.
Training, refreshers and staff updates were presented by Louisiana State Police, the Sheriff’s Office, School System administrators and the American Federation of Teachers.
Students Off School Friday October 9th ::..
Students are off of school on Friday, October 9th, while teachers take part in professional development workshops and complete record-keeping for the end of the 1st grading period.
No students will report to school that day, but School System support offices will be open.
Teachers and Principals of the Year Recognized ::..
Some of the district’s top educators were honored at a special reception and recognized at the October School Board Meeting.
The Principals of the Year and Teachers of the Year were congratulated for the outstanding work they do to help their students succeed.
Superintendent W. L. “Trey” Folse, III said, “These six teachers and principals represent the outstanding educators we have in our School System, and it is an honor to recognize them for all they do for Every Child, Every Day
. They are an inspiration to their students, fellow educators and the community.”
Kelly Stomps was congratulated for being named Louisiana State Teacher of the Year. Follow her journey throughout the year at www.lastoy.com