EBR School Board Recognitions at the May 18 Regular Meeting

May. 22 2017


  • Recognition of Cierra Wilson, student at McKinley Middle Academic Magnet School, for winning the regional spelling bee competition sponsored by the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center.
  • Recognition of Glasgow Middle School students who participated in the State Science Fair at LSU and won numerous awards.
  • Recognition of Baton Rouge Magnet High School Boys’ Gymnastics Team for winning the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA state championship, and the Baton Rouge Magnet High School Girls’ Gymnastics Team for being the state runner-up.
  • Recognition of the McKinley High School Girls’ Basketball Team for being the runner-up in the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA state tournament.
  • Recognition of the 2016-2017 “School Counselors of the Year.”
  • Recognition of the Magnet Schools of America 2017 Schools of Distinction.
  • Recognition of Superintendent Warren Drake for receiving the 2017 Louisiana Library Association’s “Sue Hefley Educator of the Year” Award and the 2017 American Association of School Librarians’ (AASL) “Distinguished School Administrator” Award.
  • Recognition of Southeast Middle School and its librarians, Lauren Gyorgy and Bobbi Parry, for receiving the Louisiana Library Association’s 2017 James O. Modisette Award.
  • Recognition of Aaron Sinclair and Leslie Spencer, teachers from Scotlandville PreEngineering Academy, for being selected to attend the Discovery Educator Network Summer Institute.
  • Recognition of Volunteers in Public Schools (VIPS) 2017 Apple Award winners.
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