Talent Development Secondary (TDS) of Johns Hopkins University School of Education Donates Books to Park Forest and Brookstown Middle Schools

On February 17, 2017 a group of dedicated high school students from Minnesota traveled  to East Baton Rouge (EBR) and East Feliciana to see first-hand the results of raising $2500 to aid the flood relief efforts. The money raised was used to cover the shipping costs of 20,000 novels being transported from Maryland to Louisiana. 

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Scotlandville Pre-Engineering Magnet Hosts STEM Luncheon

In celebration of two recent STEM accomplishments, Scotlandville Pre-Engineering Magnet Academy hosted an I Love STEM Luncheon on Tuesday, February 14. Mayor Sharon Weston Broome attended the event which spotlighted the projects of the recent Future City Regional Competition winners who will soon travel to Washington D.C. to compete nationally. The school also celebrated a first 

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Ryan Elementary Holds Career Day

On February 3, 2017, Ryan Elementary School held Career Day for its students. Organized by Guidance Counselor Sharon Evans, Career Day offered students the opportunity to learn about a variety of professions that also included some hands-on teaching. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] 

EBRPSS Names 2017 Students of the Year

The East Baton Rouge Parish School System announced  on January 31, 2017, students selected to participate in the regional Students of the Year Competition.   The Students of the Year award program is designed to recognize outstanding elementary, middle and high school students. This program is an opportunity to recognize students from each parish who have demonstrated 

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District 2 Community Update Held at Glen Oaks High School

On Wednesday, February 1, 2017, the East Baton Rouge Parish School System leadership held a community forum to discuss the future of schools in district 2.  Topics included academic programming, test preparation, facilities planning, and an update on flood recovery efforts. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

Greenbrier Elementary School Unveils New Imagination Playground™ Play Equipment System

Greenbrier Elementary School  unveils its new Imagination Playground™ on Tuesday, February 7th, 2017. The innovative play equipment was donated by The CarMax Foundation (@CarMax) and national non-profit KaBOOM! (@kaboom). Together, they will make it easier for kids in Baton Rouge to get the childhood they deserve filled with balanced and active play. Imagination Playground in 

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Twelve EBRPSS Student-Athletes Sign National Letters of Intent

Twelve student-athletes from five East Baton Rouge Parish School System (EBRPSS) high schools signed National Letters of Intent to play a sport at the college level this year. EBRPSS Supervisor of Health & Physical Education and Athletics, Lynn Williamson, would like to thank the student-athletes, their parents and coaches for the years of support they provided these athletic standouts. 

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