Celebrating Bus Drivers, Attendants & School Bus Safety ::..
The week of October 17-21st was School Bus Safety Week as well as School Bus Operators and Attendants Appreciation Week.
School bus drivers in St. Tammany cover more than 39,000 miles daily transporting approximately 28,500 students.
St. Tammany has dedicated school bus operators and school bus attendants who spend considerable time and energy in ongoing training to maintain skills and keep current knowledge of school bus laws and safety procedures through continuing education, as well as careful bus maintenance and thorough inspections.
Teachers of the Year Honored at Luncheon ::..
District Teachers and Principals of the Year Recognized ::..
The 2016 district Teachers and Principals of the Year were honored in front of a packed board room during the October School Board Meeting.
Cheers and thunderous applause from fellow teachers, administrators and family welcomed each honoree as Superintendent W. L. “Trey” Folse, III spoke of their many accomplishments and their dedication to their students.
“These teachers and principals represent the best of the best, and as you can see from the tremendous showing of support here tonight they are well respected and valued as educators and members of the community. I am so proud of what they do each and every day to help prepare our students for future success,” ...
Lee Road Jr. High Celebrates 75th Anniversary ::..
Schools Celebrate National School Lunch Week ::..
Cafeterias across the district were showing their spirit for school lunch during National School Lunch Week October 10-14.
With a theme of “Show Your Spirit” the goal of the week was to get students excited about the benefits of wholesome, healthy school lunches through fun activities, decorations, special menus, events and more.
Carolyn Park Middle really turned up their spirit with a crazy hair day, spirit shirt day and a visit from local firefighters and members of the Slidell High football team, dance team and cheerleaders.
Community members and district leaders also joined in the celebrations with School Board members visiting several cafeterias and District 7 firefighters lending a ...