Degrees and Certifications:

Melissa Dusang

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My office Zoom hours are 9:00-11:00 a.m. I'm also available from 8:40-3:40 for any correspondence.  

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Welcome to Mrs. Dusang's 3rd grade class at Lacoste Elementary School.  She is looking forward to a fun- filled year.   She believes that parent/teacher communication makes the difference in a child's success in the classroom.  She is a member of the PBIS committee and also helps with the school talent show at Lacoste Elementary.  She graduated from the University of New Orleans with a Bachelors Degree in History and then chose to go back and get certified in Elementary Education grades 1-5.  

Mrs. Dusang is married to Kirk and they have three children, Logan who is 22 years old, Kirk who is 19 years old and Makenzie who is 17 years old.  They live in Chalmette, Louisiana with their beagle named Bella, a Maltese puppy named Brees, and their Lab puppy Ellie.  She loves spending time with her children, going to the gym and reading a good book.