Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science Degree in Health & PE
Coach Robert Gilchrist
Coach Gilchrist has been teaching for over 20 years. He recieved his college degree in Health and Physical Education from the University of New Orleans, where he also worked for 4 years at the summer sports camp. Coach Gilchrist spent 11 years at the Tulane sports camp. He has coached middle/high school sports including: soccer, cross country, football, basketball and softball. His wife, Lori, is also a teacher and together they have 2 awesome boys. Ethan is 16 and Colby is 13. He has coached them every year in soccer and has been around kids of various ages, coaching and teaching them sport skills. Coach Gilchrist became a teacher because he loves sports and enjoys teaching students new skills that they can build on and enjoy for a lifetime. Coach Gilchrist is the Tennis Coach at Chalmette High School, started a Middle School Tennis Program, and helps with CrossCountry at CHS.