Congratulations to the Gusher Yearbook Staff whose 2019 yearbook was named "Best Overall Yearbook" in the state by the Louisiana Scholastic Press Association.
Congratulations to our Wrestling Team members who competed in Baton Rouge this past weekend. They had the most pins in the least amount of time and the best winning percentage over some 30 teams that participated. Lee Bledsoe finished 7th, Matthew Born 4th, while Logan Lewis and J W Fuller finished 3rd. Cameron Vaughn wrestled up 2 weight classes finishing 2nd. Demetri Teddlie beat the number 2 in his weight class on his way to winning first, and Jacob Yawn beat two number 2 ranked wrestlers and then a defending state champ in the finals on his way to winning it all! Demetri is currently ranked 2nd and Jacob is ranked 1st! We are so proud of you all!
Congratulations to Caroline Carberry and Jackson Eli Ford who are the winners of the Red Ribbon Week Poster Contest! We are proud of you!
Congratulations to Ceara Johnson who has won the DAR Good Citizens Essay Contest at the Chapter Level and will move up for judging in the District level. The Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizens essay contest recognizes individuals who possess the qualities of dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism in their homes, schools, and communities. Each school may choose only one student to compete. Ceara will be honored in April at a luncheon with other schools' DAR nominees and the DAR committee members. Ceara is a phenomenal student who has previously won the NCTE Achievement Awards in writing, and she represents our school, our community, and nation with dignity and decorum. If you see Ceara today, congratulate her for this great achievement.
Congratulations to these Reflections winners:
Sydney Moss 10th
1st Ally Geyer 10th
2nd Ellery Copple 10th
3rd Ellie Lawrence 9th
C E Byrd National PTA Literature Reflections Winners
William Sanders – 12th
Shelby Sanders – 9th
K C Sims – 12th
William Berry – 11th
9th Grade 10th Grade
1st Place - Shelby Sanders 1st Place - Skylar Burke
2nd Place - Cailyn Bradford 2nd Place - Makayla Young
3rd Place - Hannah Pearce 3rd Place - Railey Hunter
Honorable Mention - Anna Toms
11th Grade 12th Grade
1st Place - William Berry 1st Place - William Sanders
2nd Place - Mia Levermann 2nd Place – K C Sims
3rd Place - Cynterieka Gatson 3rd Place - Ceara Johnson
Honorable Mention - Nylah Tolliver Honorable Mention - James Rushing
Caroline Carberry is the 1st Place Blue Ribbon Winner of the 2019 State Fair of Louisiana Exhibits Category - Art from Recycled Materials (Jr. Division 14-18, C-43).
The winners of the Character Education Poster Contest are Caroline Carberry and Sydney Moss.
Congratulations to Lillie Johnston, October Elks Club Student of the Month!