Congratulations to the Byrd Quiz Bowl team who won first place overall at the Louisiana Tech Tournament on Saturday. Byrd has qualified to go to Nationals this year in May. The players were: A - Dylan Tynes, Von Klotzbach, Cade Crandall, Tyler Spivey, B - Hank Turnage, Lauren Johnson, Laura Derbonne, Wyatt McCrary, C - Morgan Brown, Emily Clarke, Levi Mayeux, Pearce Copeland, and D - Lillie Johnson, Madeline Mackey, Cameron Lorey, Gracie Gotberg, James Rushing.
Congratulations to the Byrd wrestling team. Byrd defeated a tough Haughton team 71-12 and Caddo Magnet by a score of 84-0. Thank all for coming out to cheer us on and a special thanks to the ladies from Byrd volleyball who helped us with everything! Thank you.
Congratulations to Lisa Levermann, Girls' Soccer Coach, for being selected United Soccer Coaches Region Coach of the Year! We are proud of you!
Congratulations to the Byrd Quiz Bowl team which placed 2nd at this weekend's tournament at Shreve. The A team is Captain Dylan Tynes, Tyler Spivey, Cade Crandall, Von Klotzbach, and Lauren Johnson. The B team is Captain Hank Turnage, Wyatt McCrary, Laura Derbonne, Morgan Born, and Pearce Copeland. Other players include: Mikayla Davis, William Sanders, Levi Mayeux, Andrew Briley, Gbenga Ojemakande, Emmy Pratt, Madeline Mackey, Kaitlin Jones, Ceara Johnson, and Porter May. Our next tournament is this Saturday at Louisiana Tech. Sign up inroom 219b!
Congratulations to the following students who had work published in the December issue of HighLife: Chase Colvin Hollice Dorsett, Kyler Monroe, Ashanti Bell, Memac Humphrey, Mary Claire Walker, Halle Hutchinson, and Hannah Jackson.
Winners of the Mental Health Awareness Poster Contest are Emma Turner and Evelyn Gaines. Congratulations!
Karin Goebel is a finalist for Caddo Parish Teacher of the Year! Congratulations!
Congratulations Keiser Dallas, Carmen Hernandez, Sydney Holland, Natiyana Dickson, and Dekiyan Thomason for earning spots in the District 8 High School Symphonic Band. Their concert is Saturday, January 20th at 11 am at Parkway High School.
Byrd Wrestling competed in the Eagle Open at Evangel this past weekend with 17 teams competing against each other! Led by sophomore Jacob Blaze Yawn who was in the finals and finished a very close 2nd to an airline senior and one of the state's top talents. Freshman DeAnthony Taylor pulled out an impressive 3rd place win, and sophomore Demitri Teddlie and freshmen Stan Collins and Bobby Simpson taking 4th places!
Congratulations to Ceara Johnson, Byrd's 2017-2018 HOBY Delegate. She will be representing us in Baton Rouge this coming summer. Porter May is our alternate delate. Thanks to all that applied.