Copper Mill Star Students chosen for the month of January, with Principal Dewey Davis, far left, and Asst. Principal Keisha Thomas, right, are: Danielle Going, Cole Deckman, Leland Jones, Caynan Byrd, Jamison Collins, Lauren Manuel, Nathan Stuckey, Mickell Mack, Troy Jacobs, Aaron Young, Mary Grace Hardin, Jatayln Profit, Anna Sanders, Julia Elbourne, Cheyenne Harvin, Tyrese Wilson, Sydni Kofton, Kiersten London, Kendal Kelley, Ashleigh Elkins, Kimberly Figueroa, Harmony Lewis, Gavin Graham, Payton Brown, Matthew Fugarino, Gabrielle Patapenko, Jacob Elston, Makayla Head, Andre Ferguson, Maliah Askins, Morgan Beard, Kyle Hostetler, Lauren Thompson,
Myron Jell and Joy Sutton.
On Thursday, March 31, several volunteers from the Parent-Teacher Organization at Zachary Early Learning Center teamed up with Papa John’s for a new kind of fundraiser. Students from the school were asked to call in a delivery order from 5 – 7:30 p.m. Thursday, and ZELC volunteers delivered. Papa John’s donated 20 percent of all the delivery orders placed as well as 100 percent of the tips given. ZELC Assistant Principal Angela Cassard said the school raised $1,000 with around 90 of the school’s students participating in the fundraiser. Kneeling, from left, are: Jill Haney, Ashley Smith, Aimee Morrison and Caitlin Morrison. Standing, from left, are: Angie Cassard, Kelli Cottongim, Steven Posey, Mr. Slice, Keith Bennett, Tina Sullivan, Kay Mestayer, Lettimarie Nezianya, Ellen St. Romain, Michelle Robertson, Michele Hebert, Michele Auer and Rebecca Strickland.
Students all over East Baton Rouge Parish auditioned to participate in the All-Parish Honor Choir. Students selected for participation came together in January at McKinley Middle Magnet School for the Performing Arts to learn and perform several songs selected by the guest clinician, Barbara Walker. All students who auditioned from Northwestern Middle School were selected to participate in the ensemble. NMS students who participated in the East Baton Rouge All-Parish Honor Choir, back row, from left are: Jennifer Brown, Jamarcus Smith and Janell McNabb. Front row, from left are: Hayley Wayne and Bethany Godbold. Conratulations, NMS Choir students!
What is your favorite part of ZFest? - "I like the location and the way it's laid out. The front section has children's rides, and the back is more for older kids. It's perfect for my small grandchildren." - Connie Pruitt