2-26-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 22 – Feb 28) 2/26-2/27 Wrestling – State Championships – River Center, Baton Rouge 2/27 BLJV @ St. Thomas More | 2:00 pm and 4:30 pm NEW TODAY Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 is March 1-5. Let’s show our thanks and gratitude to our teachers, faculty, and staff for all they do in and out of the …

2-25-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 22 – Feb 28) 2/26-2/27 Wrestling – State Championships – River Center, Baton Rouge 2/27 BLJV @ St. Thomas More | 2:00 pm and 4:30 pm NEW TODAY Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 is March 1-5. Let’s show our thanks and gratitude to our teachers, faculty, and staff for all they do in and out of the …

2-24-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 22 – Feb 28) 2/26-2/27 Wrestling – State Championships – River Center, Baton Rouge 2/27 BLJV @ St. Thomas More | 2:00 pm and 4:30 pm NEW TODAY Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 is March 1-5. Let’s show our thanks and gratitude to our teachers, faculty, and staff for all they do in and out of the …

2-22-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 22 – Feb 28) 2/26-2/27 Wrestling – State Championships – River Center, Baton Rouge 2/27 BLJV @ St. Thomas More | 2:00 pm and 4:30 pm NEW TODAY Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 is March 1-5. Let’s show our thanks and gratitude to our teachers, faculty, and staff for all they do in and out of the …

2-12-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 8 – Feb 14) 2/12 Girls/Boys Basketball v Parkway | 6:00 pm 2/13 Wrestling – Regionals @ Parkway NEW TODAY Key Club – Freshmen guys be on the lookout for information on Key Club admissions.  Info on how to apply will be posted to the Byrd Blast and Canvas by the end of next week.  We …

2-11-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 8 – Feb 14) 2/12 Girls/Boys Basketball v Parkway | 6:00 pm 2/13 Wrestling – Regionals @ Parkway NEW TODAY Seniors – Harrington House has scheduled days to have our seniors come into their Margaret Place studio to take cap and gown pictures. Seniors can come at any time between 3-5 pm February 23rd through the …

2-10-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 8 – Feb 14) 2/12 Girls/Boys Basketball v Parkway | 6:00 pm 2/13 Wrestling – Regionals @ Parkway NEW TODAY Students – Are you interested in learning about flying drones?  Would you like to become drone certified so you can make some money flying drones?  Come to an interest and information meeting TODAY after school in …

2-9-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 8 – Feb 14) 2/12 Girls/Boys Basketball v Parkway | 6:00 pm 2/13 Wrestling – Regionals @ Parkway NEW TODAY PTSA meeting TODAY (Tuesday, February 9th) at noon in the Learning Center. Tennis practices will begin soon and for players or parents to send me an email to C.E.ByrdTennis@gmail.com for more info. Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 is March …

2-8-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 8 – Feb 14) 2/12 Girls/Boys Basketball v Parkway | 6:00 pm 2/13 Wrestling – Regionals @ Parkway NEW TODAY PTSA meeting TOMORROW (Tuesday, February 9th) at noon in the Learning Center. Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 is March 1-5. Let’s show our thanks and gratitude to our teachers, faculty, and staff for all they do in …

2-5-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 1 – Feb 7) 2/5 Wrestling – City Championships @ Byrd | 5:00 pm 2/6 Indoor Track Last Chance Qualifier @ Carl Maddox Fieldhouse 2/6 Varsity Boys Soccer Playoff Game vs. Grace King @ Byrd | 3:30 pm NEW TODAY Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 is March 1-5. Let’s show our thanks and gratitude to our teachers, …

2-4-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 1 – Feb 7) 2/5 Wrestling – City Championships @ Byrd | 5:00 pm 2/6 Indoor Track Last Chance Qualifier @ Carl Maddox Fieldhouse 2/6 Varsity Boys Soccer Playoff Game vs. Grace King @ Byrd | 3:30 pm NEW TODAY Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 is March 1-5. Let’s show our thanks and gratitude to our teachers, …

2-3-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 1 – Feb 7) 2/5 Wrestling – City Championships @ Byrd | 5:00 pm 2/6 Indoor Track Last Chance Qualifier @ Carl Maddox Fieldhouse NEW TODAY Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 is March 1-5. Let’s show our thanks and gratitude to our teachers, faculty, and staff for all they do in and out of the classroom especially …

2-2-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 1 – Feb 7) 2/2 Girls/Boys Basketball v Natchitoches | 6:00 pm 2/2 Boys Soccer V v Parkway | 6:00 pm 2/5 Wrestling – City Championships @ Byrd | 5:00 pm 2/6 Indoor Track Last Chance Qualifier @ Carl Maddox Fieldhouse NEW TODAY Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 is March 1-5. Let’s show our thanks and gratitude …

2-1-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Feb 1 – Feb 7) 2/1 Girls Soccer V @ Loyola | 6:00 pm 2/2 Girls/Boys Basketball v Natchitoches | 6:00 pm 2/2 Boys Soccer V v Parkway | 6:00 pm 2/5 Wrestling – City Championships @ Byrd | 5:00 pm 2/6 Indoor Track Last Chance Qualifier @ Carl Maddox Fieldhouse NEW TODAY Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 …

1-29-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 25 – Jan 31) 1/28-1/30 Varsity and JV Boys Soccer @ Cargill Cabosa Tournament 1/29 Wrestling – Ken Cole @ Comeaux High 1/29 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Haughton | 6:00 pm 1/29 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Ruston | 6:00 pm 1/30 Indoor Track High School Qualifier @ Carl Maddox Fieldhouse 1/30 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Acadiana | …

1-28-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 25 – Jan 31) 1/28-1/30 Varsity and JV Boys Soccer @ Cargill Cabosa Tournament 1/28 Wrestling – Tri Meet vs. Bossier | 5:30 pm 1/29 Wrestling – Ken Cole @ Comeaux High 1/29 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Haughton | 6:00 pm 1/29 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Ruston | 6:00 pm 1/30 Indoor Track High School Qualifier @ …

1-27-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 25 – Jan 31) 1/27 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Magnet | 6:00 pm 1/28-1/30 Varsity and JV Boys Soccer @ Cargill Cabosa Tournament 1/28 Wrestling – Tri Meet vs. Bossier | 5:30 pm 1/29 Wrestling – Ken Cole @ Comeaux High 1/29 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Haughton | 6:00 pm 1/29 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Ruston | …

1-26-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 25 – Jan 31) 1/26 Girls/Boys Basketball @ Southwood | 6:00 pm 1/27 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Magnet | 6:00 pm 1/28-1/30 Varsity and JV Boys Soccer @ Cargill Cabosa Tournament 1/28 Wrestling – Tri Meet vs. Bossier | 5:30 pm 1/29 Wrestling – Ken Cole @ Comeaux High 1/29 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Haughton | 6:00 …

1-25-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 25 – Jan 31) 1/25 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Southwood | 6:00 pm 1/25 Varsity Boys Soccer @ Southwood | 7:30 pm 1/26 Girls/Boys Basketball @ Southwood | 6:00 pm 1/27 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Magnet | 6:00 pm 1/28-1/30 Varsity and JV Boys Soccer @ Cargill Cabosa Tournament 1/28 Wrestling – Tri Meet vs. Bossier …

1-22-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 18 – Jan 24) 1/22 Varsity Girls Soccer @ St. Thomas More vs. Dominican | 5:30 pm 1/22 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Benton | 6:00 pm 1/23 Softball 5K | 8:00 am 1/23 Varsity Girls Soccer @ St. Thomas More vs. Mt. Carmel | 11:00 am NEW TODAY On Track Test Prep is hosting a one day …

1-21-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 18 – Jan 24) 1/21 Wrestling – Tri-Meet v Benton @ Parkway | 5:30 pm 1/22 Varsity Girls Soccer @ St. Thomas More vs. Dominican | 5:30 pm 1/22 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Benton | 6:00 pm 1/23 Softball 5K | 8:00 am 1/23 Varsity Girls Soccer @ St. Thomas More vs. Mt. Carmel | 11:00 am …

1-20-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 18 – Jan 24) 1/21 Wrestling – Tri-Meet v Benton @ Parkway | 5:30 pm 1/22 Varsity Girls Soccer @ St. Thomas More vs. Dominican | 5:30 pm 1/22 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Benton | 6:00 pm 1/23 Softball 5K | 8:00 am 1/23 Varsity Girls Soccer @ St. Thomas More vs. Mt. Carmel | 11:00 am …

1-19-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 18 – Jan 24) 1/19 Girls/Boys Basketball @ Parkway | 6:00 pm 1/21 Wrestling – Tri Meet v Benton @ Parkway | 5:30 pm 1/22 Varsity Girls Soccer @ St. Thomas More vs. Dominican | 5:30 pm 1/22 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Benton | 6:00 pm 1/23 Softball 5K | 8:00 am 1/23 Varsity Girls Soccer @ …

1-15-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 11 – Jan 17) 1/15 – 1/16 Wrestling – Louisiana Classic 1/15 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Shreve | 6:00 pm 1/16 JV Boys Soccer @ Pineville Tournament 1/16 Varsity Girls soccer vs. Lakeshore | 1:00 pm NEW TODAY Football Team Recognition – The Shreveport Mudbugs hockey team will be recognizing the Byrd football team on the ice …

1-14-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 11 – Jan 17) 1/14 Wrestling Dual @ Haughton Tournament | 5:00 pm 1/15 – 1/16 Wrestling – Louisiana Classic 1/15 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Shreve | 6:00 pm 1/16 JV Boys Soccer @ Pineville Tournament 1/16 Varsity Girls soccer vs. Lakeshore | 1:00 pm NEW TODAY Seniors – The Louisiana Department of Education will award a …

1-13-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 11 – Jan 17) 1/14 Wrestling Dual @ Haughton Tournament | 5:00 pm 1/15 – 1/16 Wrestling – Louisiana Classic 1/15 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Shreve | 6:00 pm 1/16 JV Boys Soccer @ Pineville Tournament 1/16 Varsity Girls soccer vs. Lakeshore | 1:00 pm NEW TODAY Football Team Recognition – The Shreveport Mudbugs hockey team will …

1-12-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 11 – Jan 17) 1/12 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Shreve | 6:00 pm 1/14 Wrestling Dual @ Haughton Tournament | 5:00 pm 1/15 – 1/16 Wrestling – Louisiana Classic 1/15 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Shreve | 6:00 pm 1/16 JV Boys Soccer @ Pineville Tournament 1/16 Varsity Girls soccer vs. Lakeshore | 1:00 pm NEW TODAY The January …

1-11-21: Snow Day

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Monday will be a snow day. No school. All semester exams will be pushed back one day and we will attend school on FRIDAY! For testing: Monday becomes Tuesday Tuesday becomes Wednesday Wednesday becomes Thursday And Thursday becomes Friday.

Lyle Leaders – Graduating Class of 2024

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The following students have been selected to be Lyle Leaders: Adams, Elsie Jane Anthony, Katherine Bartle, John Patrick Blaylock, Lily Brainard, Samuel Burford, III, Michael Cosse, Kalli Ferguson, Anna Garsee, Taylor Gosslee, Campbell Hunter, Leslie Jester, Michael Johnson, Grant Key, Jenna Liles, Chloe McCoy, Jillian Poirier, Dixon Reagan, Grant Rhodes, Addison Roberts, Hudson Shaw, Kate Simon, Joseph Sistrunk, Mary Spradling, …

1-11-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 11 – Jan 17) 1/11 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Natchoches | 5:30 pm 1/11 Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Natchoches | 7:30 pm 1/12 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Shreve | 6:00 pm 1/14 Wrestling Dual @ Haughton Tournament | 5:00 pm 1/15 – 1/16 Wrestling – Louisiana Classic 1/15 Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Shreve | 6:00 pm 1/16 JV …

1-8-21

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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 NEW TODAY January PTSA meeting will be …

1-7-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 5 – Jan 10) 1/7-1/9 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Arlington – Emily Hunter Tournament 1/7 Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Ruston | 6:00 pm 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 NEW TODAY January PTSA meeting will be held  Tuesday, January 12 …

1-6-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Jan 5 – Jan 10) 1/7-1/9 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Arlington – Emily Hunter Tournament 1/7 Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Ruston | 6:00 pm 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 NEW TODAY Dual Enrollment – Dual enrollment applications are now available …

From Mr. Badgley: State Tickets

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Byrd Parents: If you attempted to purchase tickets last night and were kicked out, put on hold, etc., but you entered your credit card number, please check the NSU Ticket site again. You may have successfully purchased tickets and don’t know it. Many people also made multiple purchases and don’t realize it. If you have extra tickets, please let our …

Dual Enrollment Information

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Dual enrollment- The deadline to apply for Spring quarter classes at Louisiana Tech is Monday, January 11. Dual enrollment is available through the following courses/teachers: English IV E with Ms. Williams (ENGL 101: Freshman Composition I, ENGL 102 – Freshman Composition II) English IV AP, and AP/GT (ENGL 101: Freshman Composition I, ENGL 102 – Freshman Composition II, ENGL 211 – Introduction to British Literature, Romantic Era To …

12-18-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Dec 14-Dec 20) 12/18-12/19 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Alexandria – Grae Classical Christian NEW TODAY 9th Graders – If you are interested in applying to be a Lyle Leader, please complete the application, and return to Mrs. Prothro by TODAY Lyle Leaders is an organization unique to Byrd that participates in leadership activities and service activities from …

12-17-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Dec 14-Dec 20) 12/17 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Pineville | 5:30 pm 12/17 Girls Basketball vs. Southwood | 6:00 pm 12/17 Boys Basketball @ Magnolia | 7:00 pm 12/18-12/19 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Alexandria – Grae Classical Christian NEW TODAY 9th Graders – If you are interested in applying to be a Lyle Leader, please complete the …

12-16-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Dec 14-Dec 20) 12/16 JV Boys Soccer vs. Pineville | 7:00 pm 12/17 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Pineville | 5:30 pm 12/17 Girls Basketball vs. Southwood | 6:00 pm 12/17 Boys Basketball @ Magnolia | 7:00 pm 12/18-12/19 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Alexandria – Grae Classical Christian NEW TODAY Horticulture and Environmental Club will meet TODAY morning …

12-15-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Dec 14-Dec 20) 12/15 Boys Basketball vs. Haynesville | 6:00 pm 12/15 Girls Basketball @ Benton | 6:00 pm 12/16 JV Boys Soccer vs. Pineville | 7:00 pm 12/17 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Pineville | 5:30 pm 12/17 Girls Basketball vs. Southwood | 6:00 pm 12/17 Boys Basketball @ Magnolia | 7:00 pm 12/18-12/19 Varsity Girls Soccer …

12-14-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Dec 14-Dec 20) 12/14 Wrestling Dual @ Haughton | 5:00 pm 12/14 Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Airline | 6:00 pm 12/14 Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Airline | 7:30 pm 12/15 Boys Basketball vs. Haynesville | 6:00 pm 12/15 Girls Basketball @ Benton | 6:00 pm 12/16 JV Boys Soccer vs. Pineville | 7:00 pm 12/17 Varsity Girls …

12-11-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Dec 7-Dec 13) 12/11-12/12 Wrestling Jacob McMillan Tournament @ Lafayette High 12/11 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Southside Lafayette | 5:30 pm 12/12 Wrestling Dave Neeson Memorial Tournament @ Bossier NEW TODAY Football Playoffs – Tickets are available at https://www.locallevelevents.com/events/details/11115.  Tickets are $10.00 and we will be playing John Carter TONIGHT at Lee Hedges and game time is 7:00 …

12-10-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Dec 7-Dec 13) 12/10 Varsity Boys soccer @ Loyola | 6:00 pm 12/11-12/12 Wrestling Jacob McMillan Tournament @ Lafayette High 12/11 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Southside Lafayette | 5:30 pm 12/12 Wrestling Dave Neeson Memorial Tournament @ Bossier NEW TODAY Football Playoffs – Tickets are available at https://www.locallevelevents.com/events/details/11115.  Tickets are $10.00 and we will be playing John …

12-9-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Dec 7-Dec 13) 12/9 Girls/Boys Basketball @ Loyola | 6:30 pm 12/10 Varsity Boys soccer @ Loyola | 6:00 pm 12/11-12/12 Wrestling Jacob McMillan Tournament @ Lafayette High 12/11 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Southside Lafayette | 5:30 pm 12/12 Wrestling Dave Neeson Memorial Tournament @ Bossier NEW TODAY Football Playoffs – Tickets are available at https://www.locallevelevents.com/events/details/11115.  Tickets …

Congrats: Swim State Meet Recap

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What a State Meet!  We had the highest finish ever for the girl’s team.  Byrd girls finished third, three points out of second.  The 200 Medley Relay (Lillie England, Jenna Key, Cailyn Bradford, Anna Clair Mackey) finished second. The 200 Free Relay (Lillie England, Grace Carter, Anna Clair Mackey, Cailyn Bradford) finished third. Byrd had three girls (Cailyn, Lillie, Marina …

Congrats: PTSA Reflections Winners

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Literature Overall: 1st Anna Claire Taylor 2nd Joshua Courtney 3rd Cyntericka Gatson 4th Maggie Griffin 10th 1st Maggie Griffin 2nd Caroline Carberry 3rd Cailyn Bradford HM Ella Grace Williams 11th 1st Olivia Boykin 2nd Ryan Pearson 3rd Connor Pierce 12th 1st Anna Claire Taylor 2nd Joshua Courtney 3rd Cyntericka Gatson HM Mia Levermann   Photography 1st Ellie Lawrence   Visual …

12-8-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Dec 7-Dec 13) 12/9 Girls/Boys Basketball @ Loyola | 6:30 pm 12/10 Varsity Boys soccer @ Loyola | 6:00 pm 12/11-12/12 Wrestling Jacob McMillan Tournament @ Lafayette High 12/11 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Southside Lafayette | 5:30 pm 12/12 Wrestling Dave Neeson Memorial Tournament @ Bossier NEW TODAY Football Playoffs – Tickets are available at https://www.locallevelevents.com/events/details/11115.  Tickets …

12-7-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Dec 7-Dec 13) 12/7 Varsity Girls Soccer @ Alexandria | 5:30 pm 12/7 Girls Basketball vs. Calvary | 6:00 pm 12/7 Varsity Boys Soccer @ Alexandria | 6:00 pm 12/9 Girls/Boys Basketball @ Loyola | 6:30 pm 12/10 Varsity Boys soccer @ Loyola | 6:00 pm 12/11-12/12 Wrestling Jacob McMillan Tournament @ Lafayette High 12/11 Varsity Girls …

12-4-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Nov 30-Dec 5) 12/3-12/5 JV Boys Soccer @ Bossier Tournament 12/3-12/5 Varsity Boys Soccer @ Acadiana Tournament NEW TODAY It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at The City! Jack approves of the job our Student Council has done in the foyer at 3201 Line Ave. Football Playoffs – Tickets are available at https://www.locallevelevents.com/events/details/11115.  Tickets are …

12-3-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Nov 30-Dec 5) 12/3  Varsity Boys Soccer v. Magnet  | 5:00 pm 12/3-12/5 JV Boys Soccer @ Bossier Tournament 12/3-12/5 Varsity Boys Soccer @ Acadiana Tournament NEW TODAY 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 …

12-2-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Nov 30-Dec 5) 12/3  Varsity Boys Soccer v. Magnet  | 5:00 pm 12/3-12/5 JV Boys Soccer @ Bossier Tournament 12/3-12/5 Varsity Boys Soccer @ Acadiana Tournament NEW TODAY A big reminder to Juniors!  Graduate Sales will be here tomorrow evening from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm in the café to take senior ring orders.  They must have …

12-1-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Nov 30-Dec 5) 12/1  Varsity Girls Soccer @ West Monroe | 5:30 pm 12/1 Girls/Boys Basketball v. Pleasant Hill | 6:00 pm 12/1 JV Boys Soccer v. Parkway @ Tinsley | 7:30 pm 12/3  Varsity Boys Soccer v. Magnet  | 5:00 pm 12/3-12/5 JV Boys Soccer @ Bossier Tournament 12/3-12/5 Varsity Boys Soccer @ Acadiana Tournament NEW …

Announcement: Byrd v. St. Augustine

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Byrd v. St. Augustine: Friday, December 4th Game time:  6 pm Lee Hedges Stadium $10 per person We have reduced the number of available tickets on the “Home Side” by 200. Once 2300 people have entered the gates, we will shut down and direct all others to the visitor’s side. CLICK HERE for tickets.

11-30-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (Nov 30-Dec 5) 11/30 Girls/Boys Basketball v. Pineville | 6:00 pm 11/30 JV Boys Soccer v. Magnet | 6:00 pm 12/1  Varsity Girls Soccer @ West Monroe | 5:30 pm 12/1 Girls/Boys Basketball v. Pleasant Hill | 6:00 pm 12/1 JV Boys Soccer v. Parkway @ Tinsley | 7:30 pm 12/3  Varsity Boys Soccer v. Magnet  | …

DEADLINE FRIDAY: PTSA Spirit Store!!

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DEADLINE FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4 Check out our SPIRIT STORE and get your orders in for Christmas All orders must be in by this Friday, December 4th. Orders will be delivered and disbursed at C.E. Byrd High School by  Friday, December 18, 2020. Please make sure to check the measurement charts for size selection. Please make sure to check colors, sizes, …

DEADLINE MONDAY: Byrd Jacket Blankets!

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DEADLINE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11 Byrd Baseball is selling these amazing 60×80 plush blankets! These are perfect for soccer, baseball, football playoff games, and tons of other fun events, OR just laying around during the holidays! Share this post with your friends so they don’t miss out! The deadline to order is November 30th and they will be in before Christmas! …

Show Your School Spirit with Byrd Blankets!

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Byrd Baseball is selling these amazing 60×80 plush blankets! These are perfect for soccer, baseball, football playoff games, and tons of other fun events, OR just laying around during the holidays! Share this post with your friends so they don’t miss out! The deadline to order is November 30th and they will be in before Christmas! This is a PERFECT …

Byrd Blankets on sale NOW!

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Byrd baseball is selling these fabulous 60×80 plush blankets! They are super warm and will keep you cozy at soccer games, baseball games, football playoff games, and so many other fun events. They will be delivered before Christmas so the deadline is November 30th- hurry and get yours! https://sites.google.com/spectatorblankets.com/ce-byrd-yellow-jackets/home

11-20-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports 11/20 Girls/Boys Basketball @ Choudrant | 6:00 pm 11/20-11/21 Airline Soccer Tournament (dates and times on calendar) 11/21 Byrd Swimming LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ YMCA BHP Billiton | Boys’ Session @ 9:00 AM / Girls Session @ 3:30 PM 11/23 JV Boys Soccer vs. Magnet | 6:00 pm 11/27 Boys Varsity Soccer @ Pineville Tournement PURCHASE BYRD …

11-19-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports 11/19-11/21 Boys and Girls Soccer @ Airline Tournament (dates and times on school calendar) 11/19 Varsity Football vs. Southwood @ Lee Hedges | 7:00 pm 11/20 Girls/Boys Basketball @ Choudrant | 6:00 pm 11/21 Byrd Swimming LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ YMCA BHP Billiton | Boys’ Session @ 9:00 AM / Girls Session @ 3:30 PM PURCHASE BYRD VARSITY …

2020 C.E. Byrd Boys’ Swimming Team Results / Highlights

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9/15/2020-Tuesday-Dual Meet vs Caddo Magnet #1 @ LSUS Natatorium, Shreveport, LA Byrd Boys won this Meet to start the season (1-0) and average season placing of 1st. Byrd Boys’ and Girls’ teams placed 1st with the Meet’s highest Overall Combined Team Score. Cameron Bradford placed 1st in all five events he contested: 200 Y IM, 100 Y Butterfly, 100 Y …

NEW Spirt Store!!

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Check out our SPIRIT STORE! This store will be open until Thursday, December 3, 2020, at midnight. All orders will be delivered and disbursed at C.E. Byrd High School by  Friday, December 18, 2020. Please make sure to check the measurement charts for size selection. Please make sure to check colors, sizes, and quantities before completing your order. ALL SALES are FINAL! …

11-18-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports 11/18 Boys Varsity Soccer vs. Loyola @ Lee Hedges | 6:00 pm 11/19-11/21 Boys and Girls Soccer @ Airline Tournament (dates and times on school calendar) 11/19 Varsity Football vs. Southwood @ Lee Hedges | 7:00 pm 11/20 Girls/Boys Basketball @ Choudrant | 6:00 pm 11/21 Byrd Swimming LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ YMCA BHP Billiton | Boys’ Session …

The eighth edition of the 2020 Byrd Football Game Notes

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The eighth edition of the 2020 Byrd Football Game Notes – Game No.8 vs. Southwood Cowboys can be found below. On Thursday, Nov. 19, the Jackets and the Cowboys will square off in the 2020 regular season finale. Kickoff between the crosstown rivals is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Lee Hedges Stadium. Southwood is the home team. Thanks and as …

11-17-20

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 16-21) 11/17 XC 5A State Meet @ NSU in Natchitoches 11/19 Varsity Football vs. Southwood @ Lee Hedges | 7:00 pm 11/21 Byrd Swimming LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ YMCA BHP Billiton | Boys’ Session @ 9:00 AM / Girls Session @ 3:30 PM PURCHASE BYRD VARSITY FOOTBALL HOME GAME TICKETS AT LOCAL LEVEL EVENTS HERE NEW TODAY Check …

11-16-20

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Welcome to the NEW Byrd Blast! Yellow Jacket Sports (November 16-21) 11/16 Freshman Football vs. Southwood @ Byrd | 5:00 pm 11/16 JV Football vs. Southwood @ Byrd | 6:30 pm 11/17 XC 5A State Meet @ NSU in Natchitoches 11/19 Varsity Football vs. Southwood @ Lee Hedges | 7:00 pm 11/21 Byrd Swimming LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ YMCA BHP Billiton | Boys’ Session …

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 …

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 …

All-Decade Byrd Football Team announced

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SHREVEPORT, La. – In the decade from 2010 through 2019, the C.E. Byrd Yellow Jackets enjoyed a tremendous amount of prosperity on the gridiron. In those 10 seasons, the Yellow Jackets posted seven winning seasons, four double-digit win seasons, captured four District 1-5A titles, made 10 consecutive playoff appearances, had two undefeated regular seasons, garnered a No. 1 ranking, appeared …