Principals Discuss Lady Tigers Project Live on LSU Radio Show
- February 4, 2010
Woodlawn Elementary School Principal Susan Kornuta (pictured, left) and Scotlandville Elementary School Principal Raquel Square (right) are so proud of their students’ involvement in a Lady Tigers academic program, they took to the live airwaves Tuesday night, February 2, on “The Van Chancellor Show presented by Capital One Bank.” Chancellor (center), head coach for the Louisiana State University Women’s Basketball Team, helped them promote the team’s Goals, Perseverance and Achievement (GPA) Program on his LSUsports.net radio show held at Walk-Ons restaurant.
The program is active in 14 elementary and middle schools throughout the East Baton Rouge Parish School System. Each school, including Woodlawn and Scotlandville elementaries, has adopted a basketball player. The players often read to students, talk about grades in relation to athletics and serve as role models. For more information about this program, contact Tom Harlukowicz at (225) 578-6659 or email@example.com.
Principal Brister in Washington, D.C., to Accept McKinley Middle School’s Second Blue Ribbon Award
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012, Principal Herman Brister (pictured, left) and the school’s Teacher of the Year, Lynn Williamson (right), were in Washington, D.C., accepting McKinley Middle Academic Magnet School’s National Blue Ribbon Award from U.S. Department of Education’s Director of National Blue Ribbon Schools Program Aba Kumi (center). The event, which recognized some 314 schools from across the United States, was held at the Omni Hotel. Click herefor story.
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