The St. Bernard Parish School Board is forming a Special Education Advisory Council and is seeking applications for members. The St. Bernard Parish School Board Special Education Advisory Council (SBPSB SEAC) is an opportunity for parents, district staff, and community stakeholders to provide advice and feedback regarding special education policies, procedures, and resources. The members of the SBPSB SEAC shall engage in outreach activities in the community to increase the level of knowledge, support, and collaboration in regard to special education. The panel will consist of parents of exceptional children, SBPSB district employee(s), and community stakeholder(s) who are appointed and will act as an advisory council to the superintendent and/or the school board. The council will meet three times per year. Please visit www.sbpsb.org/seac for more information.
December 18th - 20th Tis' the season to be Jolly Fa La La La La La. To celebrate the season, Bulldogs will be able to dress up the holidays. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18th - "Dashing through the Snow" - Students can dress as a Reindeer. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19TH "Red and Green Day" - Students can wear as much red and green to help celebrate the colors of the season! FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20TH - "Polar Express " - Students are able to wear pajamas.
Friday, December 20th is Lacoste "Polar Express Day" Students are able to wear pajamas and bring a pillow and blanket. (NO onesies allowed. Girls wearing nightgowns must wear leggings underneath. NO tank tops or spaghetti straps allowed. Robes may be worn on top of pajamas if student chooses to.)
We will resume back to our NORMAL afternoon car rider procedures on MONDAY, JANUARY 6th 2020. Mumphrey Rd. will be a ONE WAY street in the afternoon from 2:15-4:15 pm headed southbound between Genie Street and Missouri Street during dismissal. Missouri Street will be a ONE WAY headed westbound between Corinne Dr. and Mumphrey Rd. During Dismissal. Please do not block the driveways of our neighbors on Mumphrey Rd. while waiting to pick up your child.
A Message from Our Principal…
“At Lacoste elementary, we are learning in a unique way, building our future every day!”
WELCOME TO OUR BULLDOG FAMILY! I am excited to welcome you to our 2019-2020 school year! Our school community is crucial to the success of our students. We are more than just a school here at Lacoste, we are a group of administrators, educators, support staff, mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters, and grandparents. As a community we are all connected which brings me to our theme for this school year… “We are PAWSitively Connected!”
Our goal at Lacoste Elementary is to maintain an open communication between our school and our community. We want everyone who walks through our doors to feel welcome as we are stronger and “connected” when work together for the benfit of our children. Our commitment will remain the same, which is to provide a structured, positive learning environment for all children, and we ask for your support by following school policies and procedures. We want you to be involved in your child’s education. We will continually communicate with you through our monthly calendar, newsletter, school website, Facebook page, and through teacher/parent communication.
If you have questions or concerns please do not hesitate to contact your child’s teacher, the guidance counselor, or the office. Together we will continue to provide your “precious gifts”, our students, the best education.
Heather K. Morel