LRCE learned on April 26, 2016, that Capital Area United Way will be awarding the “Reach For Success” (RFS) Summer Enrichment Program a 3-year grant of $95,000 per year. CAUW will be helping LRCE to provide a unique summer learning experience, combatting summer learning loss, for students in grades 1 through 12. RFS also serves
A BIG thank you to the law firm of Adams and Reese for their generous donation. The Baton Rouge office’s HUGS project “Bucks for Books” project donated 130 copies of The Mouse and The Motorcycle to LRCE. The donation was part of the Bucks for Books project. Designed to help the LRCE library replace sad
Brittany Kelley, Summer 2013 cohort member) was a teacher of the year finalist at Gray’s Creek Elementary in Livingston Parish.
Chandler Smith, Summer 2009 cohort member, serves as principal of Plaquemine High School in Iberville Parish.
Jim Carroll, Summer 2003 cohort member, serves as principal of Plaquemine High School in Iberville Parish.
Carlos Mayoral, Summer 2013 cohort member, is the Engineering Design and Physics facilitator at the St. Charles Parish School Satelite Center. His class’ bridge design project was recently featured on local television.
Starlett Brue Speed, Summer 2011 cohort member, was named the 2014-2015 teacher of the year at Glasgow Middle School in East Baton Rouge Parish.
Jonathan Coats, Summer 2009 cohort member) is Assistant Principal at Slaughter Elementary School in East Feliciana Parish.
Amy Constant, Summer 2011 cohort member, was named 2014-15 Teacher of the Year at Park Ridge Academic Magnet in the City of Baker School System.
Theo Thyssen, Summer 2012 cohort member, was named 2014-15 Teacher of the Year at the Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy, based in East Baton Rouge Parish.