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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 5 – Jan 10)

1/7-1/9 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Arlington – Emily Hunter Tournament
1/8 Girls/Boys Basketball @ Natchitoches | 6:00 pm
1/8-1/9 Varsity Boys Soccer @ Lafayette Tournament
1/9 JV Boys Soccer @ Parkway Tournament
1/9 Indoor Track LSU Highschool Classic | LSU Baton Rouge Carl Maddox Fieldhouse


January PTSA meeting will be held  Tuesday, January 12 at noon in the Learning Center.

Dual Enrollment – Dual enrollment applications are now available for LSUS Spring semester. Students in the following courses can apply: AP Biology- Wrobel, Human Anatomy or Medical Terminology next semester- White, Fine Arts Survey, Advanced Math- Sermons, PreCalculus, Statistics, and AP Calculus- Algood only, Physics Honors and AP Physics- Jefferson. Instructions are available on the Class of 2021 or Class of 2022 Counseling pages. Please read the information carefully and complete all required steps. The deadline to apply is MONDAY. Please contact the 11th or 12th grade counselor if you have any questions.11th grade – Tamiko Lacy – tslacy@caddoschools.org 12th grade – Amanda Byrd – asbyrd@caddoschools.org

Youth and Government – All members need to come by S306 and pick up your club T-shirt! Please get this taken care of as soon as possible.

Students – C.E. Byrd’s literary magazine, Perspectives, is now accepting entries. Students are encouraged to submit their original short stories, poems, or one-act plays for consideration for publication; visual art is also welcome. The topic and format are left to your imagination! All accepted entries will be published in a hard-copy magazine in May of 2021. Use this link to submit your written entry https://forms.gle/dCLausAtjGxhrtek8. If you are interested in submitting visual art for consideration, email the art as an attachment to perspectivesentry@gmail.com. See Mrs. Maier or your English teacher for more information. The due date for submission: March 12th.

CAN YOU HEAR ME? What Addiction Means to Me Essay Contest
There are some great prizes available. The top prize is a $600 gift card to Best Buy. All submissions must be submitted online. The deadline is January 2021. CLICK HERE for full details. Deadline: January 15, 2021


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