Time to join the PTSA for 2023-2024!

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On behalf of the PTSA, I would like to welcome you to the City of Byrd!      Byrd is blessed with amazing faculty, staff, students, and parents! Our teachers and staff truly want to see our Yellowjackets succeed! In the City; we like to learn, have some fun, and celebrate our teachers, staff, and students.  That is where our PTSA …

Pep Squad

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UNIFORM & ACCESSORIES: The uniform includes a wind suit, 3 tshirts, shell, skirt, briefs, socks, shoes, bag, pom poms, and rain jacket. These are ordered through Varsity cheerleading. Uniforms are generally worn once a week on all football and home basketball game days. Pep squad has their own PE class. Their PE uniform is ordered through the PE department at …

2023 Football Schedule

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Varsity Varsity DAY Date H/A Varsity Opponent Location Scrim F 18-Aug A RUSTON RHS Jam TH 24-Aug H CAPTAIN SHREVE L HEDGES 1 F 1-Sep A PLEASANT GROVE PGHS 2 F 8-Sep H HUNTINGTON L HEDGES 3 TH 14-Sep H CALVARY L HEDGES 4 TH 21-Sep A CAPTAIN SHREVE L HEDGES 5 TH 28-Sep H BENTON L HEDGES 6 F …

2023 SPRING LEAP 2025 END OF COURSE TESTING SCHEDULE

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US History: April 18 & 19 Biology: April 20 & 21 English II: April 24 & 25 Geometry: May 3 & 4 Algebra I: May 1 & 2 English I: April 26 & 27 All tests are tested over two days. Students should be present both days. QUESTIONS? CONTACT LISA WALKER JOHNSON, ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL LWJOHNSON@CADDOSCHOOLS.ORG

Athlete Registration

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FORMERLY Register My Athlete.com Registration for Parents  Go to www.aktivate.com  Click Login  Click Create an Account (You only need ONE account, even if you have children in more than one high school and/or junior high; Do Not create another account if you have used Register My Athlete in the past)  Fill in personal account information (this should be the Parent’s …

2023 Summer Credit Recovery

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2023 Summer Credit Recovery Caddo students have the opportunity to earn a high school credit this summer for the purpose of “catching up” to graduate on time. Courses will be taught on campus (on Magnet High School’s campus) through our Edgenuity online platform and supported at the school level with a facilitator. Due to the structure of the summer program offered this …

2023 Summer Remediation for EOC LEAP 2025

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2023 Summer LEAP Remediation & Retesting Caddo students have the opportunity to register for the high school summer remediation and retesting opportunities or to waive the opportunity to participate in summer remediation and retesting. Summer remediation for high school testing will occur from June 12 – June 23, 2023 (except no school on June 16) from 9:00 – 3:00 with face-to-face instruction at Caddo …

Open House for Incoming Freshmen – Sunday, January 30

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PARKING: Kings Highway Lot located on the north side of campus Gladstone Blvd Lot located on the south side of campus Creswell Ave Lot located on the east side of campus Limited overflow parking is available on side streets and in neighboring business’ lots. Please honor “no parking” signs and please do not park in any business that is currently …

Athlete Registration Form

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NEW REGISTRATION METHOD COMING F0R 2022 SCHOOL YEAR Don’t register below for the 2022-2023 school year or season. 2021 FamilyID – Athlete Registration We are excited to announce that we are now offering the convenience of online registration through FamilyID (www.familyid.com). FamilyID is a secure registration platform that provides you with an easy, user-friendly way to register for our athletic programs, and …

2023 Summer Assignments

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Click the link below for Summer Assignments 2023-2024: AP Physics • AP Physics Summer Review Intro • Kinematics: Graphical Analysis and Problem Solving AP Human Geography English I Gateway English I Honors English II Enriched English II Gateway English II Honors English III Gateway English III Enriched English III Honors English IV AP English IV Enriched English IV Gateway AP …

New Byrd Blast and Website

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Byrd PTSA is excited to announce the launch of our school’s new website. The website, www.cebyrd.com, will go live this weekend. With the new website comes an updated, more streamlined Byrd Blast. The website now has a user friendly calendar that can be easily accessed daily through the Byrd Blast or the website. The website will feature all things Byrd, including …

Congratulations to David Shaw, Molly McNulty, Kalyn Dupont, and Caroline Carr

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Congratulations to David Shaw who was chosen as Byrd’s DAR recipient and is currently competing for regional and state awards.   Molly McNulty has placed as one of only 15 finalists in the “I, Too, Am the Dream” National Writing Contest sponsored by the Milken Center for Advancing the American Dream.  Students from across the country submitted essays, poems, and short stories about reimagining …

Community Service & Contests

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Reflections District entries are due to Mrs. Prothro by November 20th. Theme: I Matter Because… CLICK HERE for Reflections Program CLICK HERE for Visual Arts Entry Rules CLICK HERE for Photography Entry Rules CLICK HERE for Literature Entry Rules Fleet Reserve Association 2020-2021 Americanism Essay Contest “The Bill of Rights and Me” – This essay is 350 words or less. Grand prize is $5000. These essays are …

SCHOLARSHIPS & SENIOR INFORMATION

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CLICK HERE for all scholarship opportunities. Time to have fun class of 2021! CLICK HERE for letter to Senior parents from Graduate Sales. CLICK HERE for Senior flyer. All seniors need to complete the Career Compass assignment CLICK HERE There is a video introducing Career Compass and a short form to complete when you are finished. Seniors– You must complete one of the following financial aid steps IN ORDER TO …

SUPPORT YOUR FELLOW JACKETS

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Support Byrd High School using your Kroger card. Follow these instructions to link your account to get free money sent to Byrd High School! CLICK HERE Girls Soccer is having a drawing for a Louis Vuitton Handbag or $1,500 in CASH! The cost is a donation of $20.00 per ticket and they are available NOW! Winner selects from one of three styles and will …

Additional Announcements

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Students – StuCo is hosting a Canned Food Drive from November 12th to December 11th in support of the NW LA Food Bank. The Food Bank is not hosting the Pack the Pantry competition this year, but they are asking for needed donations. Please help Student Council support this worthy organization in our community. If you have ideas for prizes we can use …

New Today, Thursday, November 12

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Jennifer Waxham has been selected at C. E. Byrd High School Teacher of the Year! Congratulations! 9th Graders – If you are interested in applying to be a Lyle Leader, please complete the application, and return to Mrs. Prothro by December 16th.  Lyle Leaders is an organization unique to Byrd that participates in leadership activities and service activities from 9th-12th grades.  The organization was begun …

Virtual Learning Help

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Directions For Chromebook ONLY issued by Byrd that require an email address: Email Address =  FIRST INITIAL   +    LAST INITIAL    +   7 DIGIT STUDENT ID NUMBER (with no leading zeros) @ my.caddoschools.org Password = FIRST INITIAL  +  LAST INITIAL (ALL CAPS) +    YOUR BIRTHDATE WITH NO LEADING ZEROS For example Lisa Walker who has a student number of 0123456 and has a birthdate of February …

Sophomore & Junior PSAT

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Sophomores and Juniors – The PSAT will be given at Byrd on Thursday, October 29th.  This is a College Board exam which gives 10th and 11th grade students an opportunity to check their progress towards college readiness.  It also provides practice for the SAT.  For 11th grade students, PSAT scores are used to screen for candidates for the National Merit Scholarship Program …

October 7, 2020

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Congrats to the 2020-2021 Astra Club Officers:President – Madeline AnthonyVice Presidents –Mia Levermann, Megan Watkins, Sydney Moss, and Mea WisnerCorresponding Secretaries – Mallory Lettau and Holland PetersonRecording Secretaries – Elizabeth Davis and Jordan MeikiTreasurers – Wynde Morgan-Gilbert and Anna WestmorelandFreshmen Representatives – Hannah Kendrick, Lily Blaylock, MorganSpradling, Ella Turner, Cameron TuckerSophomore Representatives – Cathe […]

October 6th ACT Information

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Tomorrow, October 6th, we will administer the ACT to Seniors. ​All other students will remain off-campus for a virtual day. NO cell phones are allowed in the testing rooms. Leave your cell phone in your car, or arrange for someone not testing to keep it until you are finished and ready to leave. Anyone found with a cell phone in a testing …

September 29, 2020

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Congratulations to Molly McNulty, a Louisiana Legislative Youth Advisory Council member was elected Vice President at the LYAC meeting this past weekend. LYAC is an annually appointed body composed entirely of students that tackle issues affecting the youth of Louisiana. According to a release, the purpose of LYAC is to facilitate the communication between youth and the legislature, and to give students a unique opportunity to be involved in the workings of state government. The c […]

September 23, 2020

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Congratulations to the students that participated in the Songbook South competition this past weekend. Brook Wilson won the grand prize and a $1,000 scholarship while Braden Tucker placed third and won a $400 scholarship both allowing them to attend the Songbook Academy next summer. Camryn Orr placed 6th and Aidan Green was able to work with a NYC Jazz Pianist. […]

September 8, 2020

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Congratulations to Anne Michelle Erwin. Her painting was selected as one of only 17 National Finalists in the Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes ArtEffect Project!  […]

September 3, 2020

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Congratulations to the Times All City 2019-2020 soccer team: Khianna Roraback, Emerson Roberts, and Mia Levermann; LHSSCA -All State Team – Mia Levermann; United Soccer coaches association – All Region team – Mia Levermann; and United States Soccer Coaches Association All Academic Team – Byrd Lady Jackets. Congratulations to Colonial Dames Winners: Ethan Granger, Paige Thomas, and Hannah DrakerCongratulations to Emily Tyler who has been selected as our Yellow Jacket Battalion Commander […]

PTSA NEWS

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2020-2021 is underway! Please consider joining and donating to the PTSA. We also need your help throughout the year with the events that make Byrd such a fun place for our students. Please use the link below to sign up to volunteer. CLICK HERE for volunteer form. Our PTSA does not hold a school wide fundraiser. The PTSA budget is based …

A Letter from Mr. Badgley

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Families, This is Jerry Badgley, Principal at Byrd High School. I know there have been many questions about opening schools. Please know Caddo and Byrd High School have a plan that includes delaying the start of the school year until August 24th . Safety has been our school’s top priority and we are excited to welcome students back while following …

March 11, 2020

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Congrats to the Top Performers at the District Literary Rally (Medal Winners.) Algebra II- Seth Payne, Business English- Madeline Mackey, Chemistry- Jackson Ballew, Computer Science- James Rushing, Earth Science- Caroline Carr, Fine Arts Survey- Andrew Briley. CLICK HERE for a full list of participants. ​ […]

March 10, 2020

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Congratulations to the following Byrd Lady Jacket soccer players for making the District 1-5A – 1st  team Khiana Roraback; Overall MVP Madelyn Graham, Emma Tamplin,  Becca Brown, Mia Levermann, and Emerson Roberts; Second team – Abigail Daniels, Jordan LeBlanc, Khyra Roraback, and Landry Jones.  Honorable Mention – Maggie McMillan, Jaycie Davis, and Katie Smith. Congrats to our “All District 2020” Yellow Jackets Soccer players and coaches! All District Overall MVP […]

March 3, 2020

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Congratulations to Shelby Sanders who won the Caddo District PTA Reflections Literature Contest Award of Excellence!  We are proud of you! Congratulations to the following winners in the Louisiana PTA Essay Contest: 1st Place – Shelby Sanders, 2nd Place – Emme Clark; Safety Public Service Announcement Video Winners – Carson Johnson, Jason Frink and Holt Sutton; Caddo District PTA Reflections Contest – Photography, Award of Excellence – Ellie Lawrence, Award of Excellence – Ellery Coppl […]

February 26, 2020

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Congratulations to junior Christanna Kirksey (Shot Put), senior Jonnai Jones (Shot Put), and sophomore Trent Wells (1600) for qualifying to the 2020 LHSAA Indoor Track and Field State Meet.  They will be competing this Saturday at LSU in Baton Rouge.​ […]

February 25, 2020

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So proud of our Byrd golfers who competed in the LA Junior Golf Tour Sam Burns 4 ball at Squire Creek CC. Senior Jake Marler and sophomore Cal Gosslee battled for 1st shooting a 2-day total of -11. Byrd female golfer, sophomore Sydney Moss and her partner from Lake Charles, took home 1st in the girls division shooting 75-79! Way to go! ​Congratulations to Michael Cosse who was the winner of the Lyle Leader Essay Contest given to the Lyle Leader 2019 group at the banquet in 2019.  […]