Degrees and Certifications:
Associate's Degree in Care and Development of Young Children Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration
Mrs. Amanda Falgout
Amanda Falgout teaches 4th grade at Arabi Elementary School. You may also know her from her previous position in the front office. She was born and raised in St. Bernard Parish and currently resides in Chalmette. She attended Lacoste Elementary School, N.P. Trist Middle School, and graduated from Chalmette High School (St. Bernard Unified School) in 2006 following Hurricane Katrina. She was part of the first and only graduating class of St. Bernard Unified School. She received her Associate's Degree in Care and Development of Young Children from Nunez Community College in 2009 and received her Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Upper Iowa University in 2017.
Mrs. Falgout began working for the St. Bernard Parish School Board in 2009 at Andrew Jackson Elementary School where she was a Special Education Paraprofessional. She then moved to Arabi Elementary School to the Office Paraprofessional position where she had the pleasure of working with her mom everyday, Ms. Debbie. She is also a dancing school teacher at The Dance Connection located in Chalmette. She has been married to her husband since 2010 and has a beautiful daughter, Gabrielle.
Ms. Falgout is the sponsor of the Arabi Angels team, the Webmaster of the the Arabi Elementary Website, and the yearbook editor. She also is part of the Multi-Cultural Night Committee and the Evening with the Arts Committee.