SUPERINTENDENT, SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS TAKE ALS CHALLENGE
When Bossier Schools Superintendent D.C. Machen accepted Benton Middle School’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, he took it personally. Two years ago, he lost his long-time friend, college roommate and groomsman to ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease. Machen chose to both participate and donate to the ALS Association. He also invited Bossier School Board members to stand alongside him and take the challenge. <Read More>
BENTON MIDDLE ADMINISTRATORS MAKE A CHALLENGE
Benton Middle School Principal Kyle Machen and Assistant Principals Debbie Gegg and Nicholas Almasy accepted the challenge Rachel Johnston's 8th grade English class issued. Not only did they let students pour ice water over their heads, they also made a donation to the ALS Foundation and issued a new challenge to administrators at Benton High School and Haughton Middle School. <Read More>
IT'S TIME FOR SOBO NIGHT
Tonight marks the biggest community event held each year in South Bossier. It’s SOBO Spirit Night, a chance for the community to rally together. SOBO Night will be held from 5-8 p.m. August 19 at Preston Crownover Stadium. A new element this year is Elm Grove Middle School and Parkway are partnering to kick off Bossier Schools’ “Helping Hearts: The Power of We.” <Read More>
Welcoming Our Kindergarten Students and Their Parents
Samantha, the mom of a new Bellaire Elementary kindergartener, managed to hold back the tears as her son walked into his classroom. When she walked away, though, the flood gates opened. Her baby was now in Kindergarten and attending the same school Samantha did as a child.
Thursday was the first day for Kindergarten in Bossier Parish. See the photo gallery by <clicking here.>
Shining the Light on Illuminate
Now that the school year is underway, parents may be wondering where is School Loop and what is this talk about lluminate? \<Read More> for answers.