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Need Help Coping?

Do you need materials to help your child(ren) cope during these stressful and uncertain times? Please check out the links found under the Counselor's Corner. The Counselor's Corner can be located by clicking on the Academics tab.

Governor Edwards Ordered Schools Closed

Governor John Bel Edwards announced this afternoon that ALL public schools in Louisiana will close effective Monday, March 16th.

ALL Plaquemines Parish Schools will be CLOSED to STUDENTS starting March 16, 2020 through April 9, 2020, and continue to be closed through the Spring Break returning on Monday, April 20, 2020.

Jr. Beta Induction

South Plaquemines Elementary School hosted its Junior Beta Induction ceremony on Monday, September 30th. The sponsors, Mrs. Rita Frelich, Miss. Randi Buck, and Ms. Jamie Tayamen chose the theme, "HARVEST" to reflect the new batch of Junior Beta Members. HARVEST is an acronym that represents the qualities exhibited by budding Junior Beta members. Those qualities include: Honesty, Achievement, Responsibility, Vision, Enthusiasm, Sincerity, and Tolerance. The entire service was student-led by the newly elected officers and members. The new Junior Beta members show much promise, and we are excited to see how they flourish in their community. The ceremony ended with Minister Hilry Thomas blessing the students endeavors for the upcoming year.

Color Run

On October 18, 2019, the Student Council members of South members Plaquemines Elementary School hosted its first annual Color Run to raise money to support the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

School Searches


The Plaquemines Parish School Board is the exclusive owner of any public school building and any desk or locker utilized by any student contained therein or any other area that may be set aside for the personal use of the students. Any teacher, principal, administrator, or school security guard employed by the School Board, having a reasonable belief that any public school building, desk, locker, area or grounds of any public school contains any weapons, illegal drugs, alcoholic beverages, nitrate based inhalants, stolen goods, or other items the possession of which is prohibited by any law, School Board policy, or school rule, may search either physically or with the use of metal detectors such building, desk, locker, area or grounds of said public school.

Supply Lists

The 2019-2020 supply lists can be located under the parent resources tab on our website. Paper copies are also available at the front desk for your convenience. Please spread the word.
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