The SPES Choir performed an opening act at the Orange Festival under the direction of Mrs. Brenda Hymes.
The staff and students of South Plaquemines Elementary School raised $625.15 to help support the victims of Hurricane Harvey in their recovery efforts. The money was donated to Brookside Intermediate School, located in Friendswood, Texas. Mrs Reichenau's second grade class raised the most money. Ms Zito's fourth grade class was second, and Ms Becnel's third grade class was third. The staff and students at South Plaquemines Elementary are committed to to increasing community service and leadership.
On October 27th, South Plaquemines Elementary School, held its first nine weeks honor roll assembly. Parents, teachers, and students were in attendance. Students were acknowledged for perfect attendance, maintaining an "A" average in all classes, and maintaining an "A/B" average during the first nine weeks marking period. Parents stood to honor the students as they walked down the red carpet to a motivational musical piece. The students and staff stood and cheered on their peers as their names were called and celebrated their success together. We are proud of all our students at South Plaquemines Elementary School.
On October 31, 2017, South Plaquemines Elementary School had its Trick or Trunk celebration. Principal Barrett would like to extend heartfelt thanks to the following business partners who donated treats and their time: Fremin's, Daybrook Fisheries, Subway, Ann's Restaurant, Knights of Columbus, Regions Bank, Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office, Plaquemines Medical Center, and Tony Henry's One Love Foundation. Thank you to all of our parents and PTO members for their continuous support. The children had a wonderful time.