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        It is with great enthusiasm that I introduce myself as the newly appointed Assistant Principalof Lucille Nesom Memorial School.  I am honored to have the opportunity to help lead a school with such a rich tradition of education!  I have been dedicated to the field of education for more than fourteen years.  Over my years, I have worked with a variety of students' with different backgrounds and ethnicity.  I am excited and eager to bring my skills as an educational leader to Lucille Nesom Memorial School and work with you as a partner in education to ensure your child's success.

        I am committed to working closely with the faculty and staff to implement quality instruction that is align to the Louisiana Common Core State Standards.  As the Assistant Principal, I am aspired to implement an educational program conducive to student learning and development.  I am committed to initiate and led programs to provide clear and concise information both internally and externally to staff, students, and parents.

        My focus this year is to support the vision set forth here at Lucille Nesom Memorial School, which is to set high standards for teacher performance, increased academic expectations for all students, and galvanize community involvement. 

        I am looking forward to a very successful year. I have high expectations for our students here at Lucille Nesom Memorial School and I will do all that I can to help all of our students achieve these expectations.  It is my goal to provide all students with an educationally challenging, yet fun, experience here at Lucille Nesom Memorial School. 

        Please feel free to call or email me to discuss any concerns you might have throughout the school year. You can reach me at tara.henderson@tangischools.org or 985-345-2166.


    Tara Henderson M.A.

    Tara Henderson     

    Assistant Principal