The Sugar Plum Fairy danced by Katherine Schepker is patiently waiting for her musical cue to lead the Snow flake ballerinas into the Land of Sweets. Sienna Guillot steps out of line to get a better look. The performance was held at Hammond Eastside Magnet and Champ Cooper Elementary School. Hundreds of students participated in this Holiday educational outreach experience. Thank you Fellom Ballet and parents and dancers for supporting the arts in education in our parish.
Members of the Patriot Guard visited Natalbany Elementary School to instruct students on how to properly handle the American Flag. Mindy Daniel, Dylan Baham, Isabella Danos, Marena Rosa, Madison Hunt, Stacy Murray, Madison Herron, Charles Leach, Noe Rojas, Kiona Stafford, Odalys Fernandez, Tarae Jackson, Darius Lott, Terrence Miller, Lamarca Scallan, Jeremiah wells, Patriot Guard Members: Cliff Chaisson, Sid Gale, Jon David, Debbie Guidry, and James Morin.Mr. Cliff Chaisson shows Ray Jackson how to properly fold the American Flag and Mr. Sid Gale guides Stacey Murray and Madison Hunt in properly folding the flag.
Hammond High Magnet School's ProStart program has been named to the 2016 Elite 50, an annual selection of the top 50 secondary school hospitality programs from across the nation.
More than 350 schools designated as Hospitality Programs of Distinction were invited to apply for the honor of being named to the Elite 50 list. Hammond High's program was chosen based on the high quality of hospitality training and experiential learning opportunities they offer. This recognition is well deserved and confirms their place among the best hospitality schools in America. Ms. Angelina Drago is the instructor.
Congratulations to Sumner High Cheerleaders for winning the LHSAA/UCA State Champions Large Varsity Non-Tumbling Award.
Congratulations go out to Austin Ballow for winning the 3A Cross Country State Championship! The meet was held on November 18, 2015 in Natchitoches. Austin is a Senior at Jewel Sumner High School.
Southern University SGA President Dominique Diamond from Kentwood High , Governor-Elect John Bel Edwards commencement speaker, and Ann Smith, Board of Supervisors and previous TPSS School Board Member, gather during graduation ceremonies this weekend.Hammond Eastside Magnet fifth graders in Meredith Mull’s and Meagan Waller’s classes visited LIGO in Livingston, LA. on December 9, 2015. The students were able to see the lasers that detected the gravitational waves that Einstein predicted 100 years ago.