Trist Middle School


  • CONGRATULATIONS to Mrs. Sharon Landry

    St. Bernard Parish School District's

    2018-19 Middle School Teacher of the Year

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  • Thanksgiving Baskets


    Our Student Council and Builders Club in coordination with the St. Bernard Community Center are collecting items for Thanksgiving Baskets to make this holiday season a little brighter for deserving St. Bernard families.


    We are collecting: Cornbread Stuffing mix, mashed potato mix, cranberry sauce cans, turkey gravy packets, canned corn, canned green beans, cream of mushroom soup, fried onion topping, yams in syrup (canned), mini marshmallows, 1 lb. packages of rice, Kraft mac and cheese boxes, yellow cake mix, frosting containers, brownie mix, corn muffin mix.

    The goal is for each homeroom to collect all of the above items.

    Thank you for your generosity in helping to extend care to our community.

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    (6th, 7th, 8th Grade Dance)

     Friday, November 30 from 6:30-8:30pm   

    Tickets will only be sold Nov. 26-28 during the 2nd half of lunch in the front office lobby. Tickets are $10.00 which Includes 2 glow sticks/accessories.


    Any student with more than 5 days of absences must schedule a review with Mrs. Demarest before purchasing a ticket. Students must be present in school the entire day of the dance. Any student checking in late or out early must present a doctor’s note excusing the absence in order to attend.

    Attire is Casual

    STUDENTS MUST WEAR TENNIS SHOES OR SNEAKERS due to the flooring. NO OTHER TYPES OF SHOES WILL BE PERMITTED. Students may wear pants, jeans, capris, or skirts to the knee. Leggings may not be worn as pants. NO SHORTS. Bottoms may have frays but no large holes. Tops must have sleeves and can’t be low-cut. All attire must fit appropriately (not too tight or too loose). Attire must be free of profanity or any inappropriate material/graphics. Students will be sent home for any attire deemed inappropriate by the administration.  Students are encouraged (but not required) to wear neon-colored clothing.


    All debts owed to the school (including but not limited to: ID, library, instructional fees, class fees, and athletic debts) must be paid in full before attending the dance. If the student fails to pay his/her debt, the pre-paid ticket price will be transferred toward the debt.


    A school dance is considered an incentive. Any student receiving a Class II referral between 11/7/18 and the date of the dance MAY NOT ATTEND. Any student who has been suspended prior to 11/7 must schedule a behavior review with Mrs. Demarest before purchasing a ticket. 


    Refunds will not be issued after November 28, 2018 for ANY REASON

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Letter from the Principal

  • Welcome to N. P. Trist Middle School.  We pride ourselves on providing our students a safe environment and the educational opportunities necessary to reach their highest potential both academically and socially.  We offer a curriculum that is both rigorous and challenging.  Several high school credit courses are offered on our middle school campus.  For students interested in being involved beyond the classroom, we offer a wide range of sports and extracurricular activities.  There is something for everyone at Trist.  Our school boasts a faculty consisting of professional and caring teachers and support staff. 


    Trist Middle School Pirates Strive to BE RESPONSIBLE, RESPECTFUL, and POSITIVE in all that they do! 

    Denise D. Pritchard, Principal



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