Tops in State ::..
Slidell High’s Ashby Glover and Mandeville High’s Amin Izadpanah were overall winners in their respective subjects at the 2017 Louisiana State Literary Rally held earlier this month at LSU. Glover was the overall winner in English IV, answering 88.57 percent of the questions correctly, while Izadpanah was the top finisher in Calculus II as he answered an impressive 96.67 percent of the questions correctly.
Nineteen STPPS students finished in the top four of their respective subjects, including six first-place finishers. The six first-place finishers were Mandeville High’s Emily Rone (Calculus I), Mandeville High’s Izadpanah (Calculus II), Mandeville High’s Zackery Bulovas (Chemistry), Slidell High’s Glover (English IV), Salmen High’s Alliyah Brooks (Parenthood Education) and Fontainebleau High’s Christina Ryan (Spanish III).
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Support Employees of the Year Recognized ::..
STPPS recognized its four Support Employees and Substitute Employee of the Year during the April 13 School Board Meeting at the Robert C. Brooks Jr. Educational Complex in Slidell.
The employees along with the three Students of the Years were honored at a reception prior to the start of the Board Meeting. They were presented with their awards in front of their families and friends at the Board Meeting.
The 2016-2017 Support Employees of the Year are John Cannon (Educational Center), Connie Heck (Fifth Ward Junior High), Jennifer Crawford (Lakeshore High) and Joanie Enxing (Bayou Woods Elementary). William Donaldson (Fontainebleau High) is the 2016-2017 Substitute Teacher of the Year.
SUBSTITUTE TEACHER OF THE YEAR
William Donaldson, Fontainebleau High
William, at 82 years young, has ...
Team STPPS Finishes Second at State Meet ::..
Team St. Tammany, comprised of six STPPS students, finished second overall at the 2017 Louisiana Schools Elementary Fitness Meet held April 15 at LSU's Carl Maddox Field House.
It was the team's best finish since STPPS began competing at the event seven years ago.
Mandeville Middle's Emily Arnold was Team St. Tammany's top individual performer, placing as the third overall girl in the state of Louisiana. Arnold finished first in the standing long jump, second in the shuttle run and third in sit and reach.
Additionally, Lancaster's Kota Henry posted first-place finishes in the 600-yard run and pull-ups, while Mandeville Middle's Alex Avegno finished first in sit and reach. Lake Harbor Middle's Rebecca Sellers finished third in pull-ups.
All told, Team St. ...
2017-2018 Registration Information ::..
Registration for the 2017-2018 school year will begin April 25 for students entering Pre-K, Kindergarten and first grade for the first time in the St. Tammany Parish Public School System. Registration will run through April 28 and will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the school the student will attend.
Students who attended and completed a public school kindergarten during the 2016-2017 school year will not be required to register again for the first grade.
Before registering for Pre K at the school, eligibility must be determined by appointment or in person at the Pre K Office using required income documents. Find out more about registering for Pre K.
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Schools to Close for Spring/Easter Break ::..
St. Tammany Parish Public Schools will close for the Spring/Easter Break Friday, April 14 through Friday, April 21. Schools will reopen Monday, April 24.
School Board support offices will be closed Friday, April 14, and Monday, April 17.