Congratulations to Camryn Orr, Brandon Tucker, Madison Tynes, and Brooke Wilson who were chosen as regional finalists in the Songbook South High School Vocal Competition: Great American Songbook Edition 2019. They will participate in a vocal intensive with Broadway star/voice over artist, Naz Edwards and renowned Jazz pianist, accompanist, orchestrator, composer and so much more, Russ Kassoff to be held at the Hurley School of Music at Centenary College, Saturday, September 21st at 7p.m.
Congratulations to Ceara Johnson, Emily Dunham, Emily Miller, and Kennedy Carey-Prescott who have been selected for the 2019 Achievement Award in Writing, given by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). They competed against students from all across the nation. Byrd boasts 4 of the Louisiana’s only 5 winners, and we are so very proud of them.
Congratulations to our C.E. Byrd High School Bezos Scholars: Robert Lawrence (Student Scholar) and April Carberry (Educator Scholar).
Congratulations to our 2019 All District 1-5A Baseball Team members: First team - Henry Lott, Charlie Barham, Matthew Randall, and Julien DeLeon; Second team - Mason Langdon and Sawyer Lacoste.
Congratulations to our 2019-2020 Top Jacket Officers - Co-Presidents: Jordan Atchison and Emmy Pratt, Secretary: Emly Bracy and Payton Doyal, Cruising' the City Chairperson: Caleigh Lester and Natalie Miller, Pride Rally Chairperson: Lauren Noles and Shaniah Hutcherson, Open House Chairperson: Kennedy Carey-Prescott and Elizabeth Wooldridge
Congratulations! Byrd's Student Council has been recognized as a 2019 National Gold Council of Excellence award winner!
Congratulations to freshman Hadley Bailey for winning 2nd place for her poem “Black Butterfly” in the Louisiana Reading Association’s Young Authors contest. She is now a published author!
Congratulations to our 2020 National Honor Society Officers: President James Rushing, Vice President Natalie Miller, Secretary Lindsey Landry, Treasurer Anna Robinson, and Historian Ceara Johnson.
Congratulations to Jackson Ballew who presented at the Junior Achievement banquet. He represented Byrd to community members and investors by showcasing all he's learned through the JA Personal Finance Program
Chase Edwards received his Boy Scout Eagle Scout Award! Congratulations!