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!
Congratulations to over fifty Byrd students who have been published in the 2018-2019 Seedlings. Special kudos go to the following students who placed: 9th Grade Kendall LaVigne 1st, Madison Self 2nd, Taylor Lex 3rd, and Honorable Mentions for John Landman, Jordan LaBlanc, Mallory Lettau, Talya McBride, and Andrew Walls. 11th Grade Honorable Mentions for Stefani Butterfield, Keiser Dallas, and Gabrielle McCrevan, 12th grade/graduates 1st place Madison Huckaby and Honorable Mentions for Janae Richardson, Madison Huckaby, and Amaya Sanders.
Congratulations to these students were selected as finalists in this year's Louisiana Letters About Literature competition where they wrote letters to authors who had inspired them: Jordan Atchison, John Burford, C'elcey Carpenter, Kalyn Dupont, Dazani Jackson, Robert Lawrence, Madeline Mackey, Elizabeth McBride, Emily Miller, Chandler Milligan, Emery Pratt, Cate Rider, James Rushing, William Sanders, Vincent Sauseda, Amanda Smallwood, Riley Walker, Claire White, Aniya White, and Jacob Yawn