Southside

Art lessons give students perspective

Photo provided -- Presidential busts and drywall 'cave art' are part of the fifth-grade art at Trinity's art show.

Mark Miller wants his daughter, Evangeline, a second-grader at Trinity Episcopal Day School in Baton Rouge, to open her eyes to the world around her. Every student in the school spends at least an hour with Sue Skillman in an art class… Continue reading →

Livingston

Southeast

Games prepare students for LEAP

Photo provided -- Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School students get ready for their first LEAP Olympics test on April 21.

Westdale Heights Academic Magnet fourth-graders supercharged their standardized test-taking skills with physical games during the school’s annual LEAP Olympics, said Pam Fry, fourth-grade teacher and coordinator of the games. Fry, along with a team of a dozen teachers and 25 parent volunteers,… Continue reading →

MidCity

Games prepare students for LEAP

Photo provided -- Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School students get ready for their first LEAP Olympics test on April 21.

Westdale Heights Academic Magnet fourth-graders supercharged their standardized test-taking skills with physical games during the school’s annual LEAP Olympics, said Pam Fry, fourth-grade teacher and coordinator of the games. Fry, along with a team of a dozen teachers and 25 parent volunteers,… Continue reading →

Zachary Plainsman

East Feliciana Watchman