Arlene Meraux Elementary School Bees
    B – Believe our students are buzzing with success
    E – Expect all to be respectful, responsible, positive, and safe
    E – Empower all students become lifelong learners
    S – Strive for excellence in all that we do


    At Arlene Meraux Elementary, we
    dare to dream it and work to achieve it.


    • Pre-K to 5th Grade
    • Arlene Meraux Elementary School is a 115,000 square feet, newly built, state-of-the-art facility featuring two courtyards, a large playground, an outdoor classroom, library, gym, music and art classrooms
    • Classrooms are staffed by certified, well-trained teachers
    • A low pupil / teacher ratio is maintained at all grade levels
    • There are three computer labs in addition to a Chromebook lab for each 5th grade classroom, Chromebook accessibility for 4th grade small groups, and iPad accessibility for group work in all K- 5th grade classrooms
    • Every class is equipped with a Promethean Board, an ELMO (document camera) and five computers
    • Response to Intervention (RTI) is available for all students
    • Fully Implemented PBIS Program
    • Daily Cultural Arts classes for all kindergarten-fifth grade students
    • Students are invited to participate in extra-curricular activities including Academic Games, Art Club, Beta Club, Pep Squad, Drama, K-Kids and 4-H
    • Red Cross Certified Swimming Instruction for 2nd grade students
    • Life-long decision-making skills taught by DARE officers through our partnership with the St Bernard Sheriff’s Office