12-2-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 29 – December 5) 12/3-12/4 Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. Copa Acadiana NEW TODAY Students – Come hear our very own Deputy Porter speak about his life TODAY morning at FCA, 7:45 in the Learning Center, and enjoy hot fresh donuts, too.  Students – Get your tickets to the Byrd Drama production of Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient …

12-1-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 29 – December 5) 12/3-12/4 Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. Copa Acadiana NEW TODAY Students – Key Club will be hosting Christmas in the City TODAY beginning at 4:00 until 5:30 with live Christmas music, snacks, games and more.  Following that will be the movie Home Alone on the big screen behind the science building. Don’t forget to …

11-30-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 29 – December 5) 11/30 Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. Parkway @ Parkway | 6:00 PM 12/3-12/4 Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. Copa Acadiana NEW TODAY Students – The fall administration of LEAP 2021 for retesters will begin today.  All students who are scheduled to test have been notified.  All tests begin at 8:30 unless otherwise noted.  PLEASE …

11-29-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 29 – December 5) 11/30 Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. Parkway @ Parkway | 6:00 PM 12/3-12/4 Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. Copa Acadiana NEW TODAY Students – LSU Shreveport is offering No Application Fee November. From now to TOMORROW, first-time freshmen can apply to LSU Shreveport at no cost. Students can visit apply.lsus.edu to begin the application …

11-19-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 15 – November 21) 11/19-20 Girls and Boys Varsity LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ Sulphur Parks and Recreation Aquatic Center, Sulphur, LA 11/19-20  Men’s Varsity Soccer – Airline Tournament NEW TODAY Students – All members of Girl Up need to come pick up their Club cards in the dance studio. There is still time to …

11-18-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 15 – November 14) 11/19-20 Girls and Boys Varsity LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ Sulphur Parks and Recreation Aquatic Center, Sulphur, LA 11/19-20  Men’s Varsity Soccer – Airline Tournament NEW TODAY Astra Club Members – South Highlands needs volunteers on TODAY from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. You must provide your own transportation. Please see …

11-16-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 15 – November 14) 11/19-20 Girls and Boys Varsity LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ Sulphur Parks and Recreation Aquatic Center, Sulphur, LA 11/19-20  Men’s Varsity Soccer – Airline Tournament NEW TODAY First Nine Weeks Straight A and all A/B Students – Come by the Learning Center TODAY during lunch to get your candy and coupon and …

11-15-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 15 – November 14) 11/19-20 Girls and Boys Varsity LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ Sulphur Parks and Recreation Aquatic Center, Sulphur, LA 11/19-20  Men’s Varsity Soccer – Airline Tournament NEW TODAY Congratulations to the Junior and Senior Anatomy teams.  This was their first year to compete in the statewide Anatomage anatomy & physiology tournament against …

11-12-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 8 – November 14) 11/13  Men’s Varsity Soccer – Soccer Fest @Lee Hedges | 2:00 PM NEW TODAY Congratulations to the Junior and Senior Anatomy teams.  This was their first year to compete in the statewide Anatomage anatomy & physiology tournament against 60 plus teams. and both teams did well, with the senior team making it …

11-11-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 8 – November 14) 11/13  Men’s Varsity Soccer – Soccer Fest @Lee Hedges | 2:00 PM NEW TODAY Congratulations to Jillian McCoy and Riley Quinlan, our HOBY delegates for the 2021-2022 school year.  They will attend a state leadership seminar this year!  We are proud of you! Student Council is hosting a blood drive in the …

11-10-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 8 – November 14) 11/13  Men’s Varsity Soccer – Soccer Fest @Lee Hedges | 2:00 PM NEW TODAY Congratulations to our Byrd Cross Country boys and girls teams who set individual and team school records last Thursday at the Region 1-5A Championships in Ruston.  The following Byrd Cross Country students qualified for the Cross Country State Championships …

11/06/2021-Saturday-2021 Red River High School Conference Last Chance Meet @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Arena, Ruston, LA

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Two C.E. Byrd swim team members (1 Boy/1 Girl) attended this meet/time trial in an attempt to secure a LHSAA Division 1 State Championship Individual event qualifying time in an additional event.  They were both successful. Graham Carter won the B 100 Y Butterfly. Taylor Garsee won the G 100 Y Freestyle. An initial 2021 LHSAA Division 1 State Swim …

11-9-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 8 – November 14) 11/13  Men’s Varsity Soccer – Soccer Fest @Lee Hedges | 2:00 PM NEW TODAY Congratulations to our Byrd Cross Country boys and girls teams who set individual and team school records last Thursday at the Region 1-5A Championships in Ruston.  The following Byrd Cross Country students qualified for the Cross Country State Championships …

11-8-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 8 – November 14) 11/13  Men’s Varsity Soccer – Soccer Fest @Lee Hedges | 2:00 PM NEW TODAY ASVAB – If you would like your child to take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Test (ASVAB), please let me know by TODAY. We are offering this to all 11th graders, and any 12th graders who indicate that they …

11-5-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 1 – November 7) . NEW TODAY • The C.E. Byrd Marching Band wishes to thank its sponsor Boyd Family Dentistry, 2042 Line Avenue, and all of our fellow Yellow Jackets. Thank you for supporting The Heartbeat of the City! • ACT – The deadline to sign up for the December ACT exam is TODAY. Juniors …

11-4-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 1 – November 7) 11/4 Varsity Football vs. Southwood @ Lee Hedges Stadium | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Prudential Emerging Visionaries awards – TODAY is the last day for applications to be accepted from young leaders, ages 14-18, who bring powerful vision and real change to financial and societal challenges. Those selected may qualify for up to $15,000 …

11-3-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 1 – November 7) 11/4 Varsity Football vs. Southwood @ Lee Hedges Stadium | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Boys Basketball – There will be another tryout session on TODAY from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Prudential Emerging Visionaries awards – DEADLINE TODAY, applications are being accepted from young leaders, ages 14-18, who bring powerful vision and real change …

11-2-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 1 – November 7) 11/1 Varsity Football vs. Southwood @ Lee Hedges Stadium | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY College Visit – A representative from Army National Guard will be here TODAY during both lunch shifts down by the café. Boys Basketball – There will be another tryout session on TOMORROW from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Prudential …

11-1-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 1 – November 7) 11/1 Varsity Football vs. Southwood @ Lee Hedges Stadium | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Red Ribbon Week Poster Contest Winner – Caroline Carberry AP Exam Orders – Every student planning to take an AP Exam during the May 2022 AP exam administration must complete the google order form and submit required payment no …

10/30/2021-Saturday-2021 Red River High School Conference Championship @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Arena, Ruston, LA

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Byrd Girls won this Meet that included 16 school teams to achieve a record of (6-1), to defend their 2020 title and win the Girls’ Team 2021 Red River Conference High School Championship. Byrd Boys’ and Girls’ teams placed 1st out of 18 school teams with the Meet’s highest Overall Combined Team Score to defend the overall 2020 team title …

10/30/2021-Saturday-2021 Red River High School Conference Championship @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Arena, Ruston, LA

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Byrd Boys placed 4th at this Meet out of 15 school teams for a season record of (2-5). Byrd Boys’ and Girls’ teams placed 1st out of 18 school teams with the Meet’s highest Overall Combined Team Score to defend the overall 2020 team title and win the Overall Combined Team Score 2021 Red River Conference High School Championship. Gergely …

10-29-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 25 – October 31) 10/30 Girls and Boys Varsity Red River High School Conference Championship @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Wellness Center, Ruston, LA NEW TODAY Congratulations to the Student of the Year finalists: Jackson Ballew, Trinity Blankenship, Michael Cosse, Isabel Lawrence, Alaina Palmer and Hadley Tompkins. Students enrolled in fall Dual Enrollment courses – The deadline …

Jackets in the News: 10-28-21

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Congratulations to the Student of the Year finalists: Jackson Ballew, Trinity Blankenship, Michael Cosse, Isabel Lawrence, Alaina Palmer and Hadley Tompkins. Congratulations to Kingson Wills who was selected as one of six semifinalists in the state of Louisiana for the United States Senate Youth Program. He will continue on in the competition to earn a $10,000 scholarship and a trip …

10-28-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 25 – October 31) 10/28 Varsity Football vs. Captain Shreve @ Lee Hedges Stadium | 7:00 PM 10/30 Girls and Boys Varsity Red River High School Conference Championship @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Wellness Center, Ruston, LA NEW TODAY Congratulations to the Student of the Year finalists: Jackson Ballew, Trinity Blankenship, Michael Cosse, Isabel Lawrence, Alaina Palmer …

10-27-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 25 – October 31) 10/28 Varsity Football vs. Captain Shreve @ Lee Hedges Stadium | 7:00 PM 10/30 Girls and Boys Varsity Red River High School Conference Championship @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Wellness Center, Ruston, LA NEW TODAY Girls Soccer tryouts are TODAY at Byrd from 6-8. Teams will be announced on Friday after school in the …

10-26-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 25 – October 31) 10/28 Varsity Football vs. Captain Shreve @ Lee Hedges Stadium | 7:00 PM 10/30 Girls and Boys Varsity Red River High School Conference Championship @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Wellness Center, Ruston, LA NEW TODAY Congratulations to Catherine Briery, Caroline Carberry, Chloe Miller, and Sydney Moss for placing in the Character Education Poster …

PSAT 2021 Reminder – Tuesday, 10-26-21 – Learning Center – 8:20 a.m.

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Remember to bring #2 pencils and a calculator. Adams, Elsie Allen, Destiny Baker, Andrea Belanger, Brennan Booras, Matthew Bracey, Nathaniel Bradford, Cailyn Briery, Catherine Burford, Michael Carberry, Emma Chism, Gracie Coleman, Madison Copa, Grace Cosse, Kalliope Crain, Devlyn Deal, Trace Dial, Ethan Dufrene, Jackson Ferguson, Anna Ford, Jackson Eli French, Carson Fuller, Courtney Gosslee, Campbell Green, Joshua Hamm, Mollie Hannigan, …

10-25-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 25 – October 31) 10/28 Varsity Football vs. Captain Shreve @ Lee Hedges Stadium | 7:00 PM 10/30 Girls and Boys Varsity Red River High School Conference Championship @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Wellness Center, Ruston, LA NEW TODAY Boys Soccer – Tryouts will be on TODAY, at Byrd at 6:30 pm and TOMORROW at Cargill Field 13 …

Jackets in the News: LA High School Athletic Association All-Academic Scholar-Athletes

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Louisiana High School Athletic Association All-Academic Scholar-Athletes –  3.5 GPA or higher Cross Country Seth Payne Ryan Pearson Trent Wells Arden Brainis   Swimming Mary Mangin Ryan Pearson   Volleyball Emma Bishop Caitlin Byrd Kathryn Fincher   Composite all-state academic 4.0 all 4 years Gergely Szarvas – Boys Swimming

10-22-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 18 – October 24) 10/22 Varsity Football vs. Airline @ Airline High School | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Congrats – Our Teacher of the Year is Mrs. Emily Maier!  Congratulations, Emily!  We are very proud of you, and we know you will do well!  Seniors and Senior Parents – 2022 Student of the Year Guidelines and …

10-21-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 18 – October 24) 10/22 Varsity Football vs. Airline @ Airline High School | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Congrats – Our Teacher of the Year is Mrs. Emily Maier!  Congratulations, Emily!  We are very proud of you, and we know you will do well!  Parents – If you received a letter stating your child needs a …

10-20-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 18 – October 24) 10/22 Varsity Football vs. Airline @ Airline High School | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Congrats – Our Teacher of the Year is Mrs. Emily Maier!  Congratulations, Emily!  We are very proud of you, and we know you will do well!  College Visits – University of Arkansas TODAY. Parents – If you received …

10-19-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 18 – October 24) 10/22 Varsity Football vs. Airline @ Airline High School | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Congrats – Our Teacher of the Year is Mrs. Emily Maier!  Congratulations, Emily!  We are very proud of you, and we know you will do well!  Parents – If you received a letter stating your child needs a …

10-18-21: PSAT on October 26th

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The following students have signed up to take the PSAT on 10-26-21 at 8:20 a.m. in the Learning Center.  They should report directly to the Learning Center on that date.  Please see Mrs. Prothro if you have questions. Adams, Elsie Allen, Destiny Baker, Andrea Belanger, Brennan Booras, Matthew Bracey, Nathaniel Bradford, Cailyn Briery, Catherine Burford, Michael Carberry, Emma Chism, Gracie …

10-18-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 18 – October 24) 10/22 Varsity Football vs. Airline @ Airline High School | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Parents – If you received a letter stating your child needs a vaccination, please get it taken care of as soon as possible.  Your child can attend school while you are waiting to take care of this. Seniors …

10-15-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 11 – October 17) . NEW TODAY Parents – If you received a letter stating your child needs a vaccination, please get it taken care of as soon as possible.  Your child can attend school while you are waiting to take care of this. Students – Do you love being on the water and snagging a …

10-14-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 11 – October 17) 10/14 Varsity Football vs. Benton @ Lee Hedges Stadium | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Parents – If you received a letter stating your child needs a vaccination, please get it taken care of as soon as possible.  Your child can attend school while you are waiting to take care of this. College …

TODAY: Fields of Faith

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FCA invites you to the Fields of Faith on TODAY (Wednesday, October 13th) from 5:45 until 8:00 pm at the Byrd Football field.  We will have food, fun, and fellowship. Join us, Jackets!

10-8-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 4 – October 9) 10/9 Girls and Boys Varsity Swim October YNWL High School Invitational @ YMCA BHP Billiton 10/9 Byrd XC October Invitational @ South Bossier Park | 8:30 AM NEW TODAY On Track Test Prep is hosting a Boot Camp for the October ACT in the Learning Center.  TOMORROW from 9:00 until 12:00.  Please call …

10-7-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 4 – October 9) 10/7 Varsity Football vs. Parkway @ Preston Crownover Stadium | 7:00 PM 10/9 Girls and Boys Varsity Swim October YNWL High School Invitational @ YMCA BHP Billiton NEW TODAY Football Announcement – Tickets for the Parkway game will be paper. We encourage your student to make this purchase at school,  but we …

UPDATED LIST: PSAT on October 26th

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The following students have signed up to take the PSAT on 10-26-21 at 8:20 a.m. in the Learning Center.  They should report directly to the Learning Center on that date.  Please see Mrs. Prothro if you have questions. Adams, Elsie Allen, Destiny Baker, Andrea Belanger, Brennan Booras, Matthew Bracey, Nathaniel Bradford, Cailyn Briery, Catherine Burford, Michael Carberry, Emma Chism, Gracie …

10-6-21: PSAT on October 26th

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The following students have signed up to take the PSAT on 10-26-21 at 8:20 a.m. in the Learning Center.  They should report directly to the Learning Center on that date.  Please see Mrs. Prothro if you have questions. Adams, Elsie Allen, Destiny Baker, Andrea Belanger, Brennan Booras, Matthew Bracey, Nathaniel Bradford, Cailyn Briery, Catherine Burford, Michael Carberry, Emma Chism, Gracie …

10-6-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 4 – October 9) 10/7 Varsity Football vs. Parkway @ Preston Crownover Stadium | 7:00 PM 10/9 Girls and Boys Varsity Swim October YNWL High School Invitational @ YMCA BHP Billiton NEW TODAY Football Announcement – Tickets for the Parkway game will be paper. We encourage your student to make this purchase at school,  but we …

10-5-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 4 – October 9) 10/7 Varsity Football vs. Parkway @ Preston Crownover Stadium | 7:00 PM 10/9 Girls and Boys Varsity Swim October YNWL High School Invitational @ YMCA BHP Billiton NEW TODAY Students – TODAY, immediately after school Key Club will be hosting an acoustic night in the coffee shop courtyard.  There will be snacks …

10-4-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 4 – October 9) 10/7 Varsity Football vs. Parkway @ Preston Crownover Stadium | 7:00 PM 10/9 Girls and Boys Varsity Swim October YNWL High School Invitational @ YMCA BHP Billiton NEW TODAY Students – TOMORROW, immediately after school Key Club will be hosting an acoustic night in the coffee shop courtyard.  There will be snacks …

10-1-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 27 – October 2) 10/1 Varsity Football vs. Natchitoches Central @ Lee Hedges | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY May 2022 AP Exam Ordering – It is time to begin the ordering process for AP exams scheduled for May 2022.  All AP students must create a College Board account at myap.collegeboard.org if you do not already have …

9-30-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 27 – October 2) 10/1 Varsity Football vs. Natchitoches Central @ Lee Hedges | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY May 2022 AP Exam Ordering – It is time to begin the ordering process for AP exams scheduled for May 2022.  All AP students must create a College Board account at myap.collegeboard.org if you do not already have …

9-29-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 27 – October 2) 10/1 Varsity Football vs. Natchitoches Central @ Lee Hedges | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY College Visit – The US Army will have a representative here TODAY during lunch down by the café. Astra Club Members- Mrs. Prothro needs students to volunteer to help at Reruns Are Fun, a fall and winter consignment …

9-28-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 27 – October 2) 9/28 Volleyball v West Monroe | 4:00 PM 10/1 Varsity Football vs. Natchitoches Central @ Lee Hedges | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Homecoming Week – StuCo will be coming around to first-hour classes for pictures and to count your participants. The top 3 classes based on a percentage of participation will win …

9-27-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 27 – October 2) 9/28 Volleyball v West Monroe | 4:00 PM 10/1 Varsity Football vs. Natchitoches Central @ Lee Hedges | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Homecoming Week – StuCo will be coming around to first-hour classes for pictures and to count your participants. The top 3 classes based on a percentage of participation will win …

9-24-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 20 – September 26) 9/24 Varsity Football vs. Haughton @ Haughton | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Haughton Football Game- Parents are urged to have their students buy football tickets for the Haughton game due to COVID restrictions.  Students may buy them before school and during lunch on Thursday and Friday.  Parents needing to purchase tickets may …

9-23-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 20 – September 26) 9/24 Varsity Football vs. Haughton @ Haughton | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Haughton Football Game- Parents are urged to have their students buy football tickets for the Haughton game due to COVID restrictions.  Students may buy them before school and during lunch on Thursday and Friday.  Parents needing to purchase tickets may …

9-22-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 20 – September 26) 9/24 Varsity Football vs. Haughton @ Haughton | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY BETA Club – Our first Beta meeting is tomorrow before (7:45 am) and after (4:05 pm) school in rm s112. Please be prompt! College Visit – A representative for the US Navy will be here TOMORROW during lunch outside the …

9-21-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 20 – September 26) 9/21 Volleyball At Airline | 4:00 PM 9/24 Varsity Football vs. Haughton @ Haughton | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Girls Soccer – Anyone interested in trying out for girl soccer there will be a mandatory Parent meeting TODAY at 6:30 pm in the learning center. This is a parent-only meeting due to …

9-20-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 20 – September 26) 9/20 Volleyball @ Loyola | 4:00 PM 9/21 Volleyball At Airline | 4:00 PM 9/24 Varsity Football vs. Haughton @ Haughton | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY CE Byrd Men’s Soccer Interest Meeting – Interested in playing soccer this year? Come to our information meeting on Monday, TODAY at 6:00 pm in the …

9-17-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 13 – September 19) 9/20 Volleyball @ Loyola | 4:00 PM 9/21 Volleyball At Airline | 4:00 PM 9/24 Varsity Football vs. Haughton @ Haughton | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Students – Beta Club applications are online.  Go to https://forms.gle/KSqVPA2gg2b4x9kGA to complete the application online and then pay club dues at payforit.net. The deadline for applications and …

9-16-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 13 – September 19) 9/20 Volleyball @ Loyola | 4:00 PM 9/21 Volleyball At Airline | 4:00 PM 9/24 Varsity Football vs. Haughton @ Haughton | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Students – If you would like to run for Class Officer, scan the QR code on Canvas or on the signs around campus. The deadline to …

9-15-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 13 – September 19) 9/20 Volleyball @ Loyola | 4:00 PM 9/21 Volleyball At Airline | 4:00 PM 9/24 Varsity Football vs. Haughton @ Haughton | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Students – AUDITIONS for our fall play, Murder on the Orient Express will be TODAY, at 6:00 pm in the auditorium. Stop by Mr. Williams’ Room …

9-14-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 13 – September 19) 9/20 Volleyball @ Loyola | 4:00 PM 9/21 Volleyball At Airline | 4:00 PM 9/24 Varsity Football vs. Haughton @ Haughton | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Students – AUDITIONS for our fall play, Murder on the Orient Express will be TODAY AND TOMORROW, at 6:00 pm in the auditorium. Stop by Mr. …

9-13-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 13 – September 19) 9/20 Volleyball @ Loyola | 4:00 PM 9/21 Volleyball At Airline | 4:00 PM 9/24 Varsity Football vs. Haughton @ Haughton | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Contest – “America: Where Do We Go From Here?”  – See Mrs. Prothro for an entry form if you are interested.  The deadline is October 22. …

9-10-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 6 – September 12) 9/10 Battle on the Border vs. Tioga @ Independence Stadium | 5:30 PM NEW TODAY Next week, is National Pancake Day! Celebrate with Byrd Softball on 9/18. CLICK HERE to place your order. Pancakes will be served hot and fresh, drive-thru style. All current NHS members need to come by Mrs. Strong’s …

9-9-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 6 – September 12) 9/9 JV Volleyball vs Southwood @ Byrd | 5:00 PM 9/9 Varsity Volleyball vs Southwood @ Byrd | 6:00 PM 9/10 Battle on the Border vs. Tioga @ Independence Stadium | 5:30 PM NEW TODAY Students – Anyone interested in playing girls or boys golf this year, we will be having a …

9-8-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 6 – September 12) 9/9 Volleyball vs Southwood @ Southwood | 5:00 PM 9/10 Battle on the Border vs. Tioga @ Independence Stadium | 5:30 PM NEW TODAY Dual Enrollment – Students who completed dual enrollment applications for LSUS – you can begin making payments today. Tuition is paid online through www.lsus.edu/mylsus or in-person to the LSUS Cashier, …

9-7-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (September 6 – September 12) 9/7 Volleyball vs. Pineville | 4:00 PM 9/9 Volleyball vs Southwood @ Southwood | 5:00 PM 9/10 Battle on the Border vs. Tioga @ Independence Stadium | 5:30 PM NEW TODAY VERY Important Senior Information – September 2021: CLICK HERE ANNOUNCEMENT: All google classroom login information was reset.  If you/your student is …

9-3-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (August 30 – September 4)   NEW TODAY VERY Important Senior Information – September 2021: CLICK HERE Suicide Prevention Week – 9-5-21 through 9-11-21 • Poster Contest – Theme: Finding Purpose: Taking Care of Ourselves and Others • 11” X 14” – Poster Board. The student’s name needs to be on the back of the poster. Due …

9-2-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (August 30 – September 4) TONIGHT Volleyball vs. Magnet | 5:00 PM TONIGHT Varsity vs. Huntington @ Independence Stadium | 7:00 PM CLICK HERE for tickets. NEW TODAY VERY Important Senior Information – September 2021: CLICK HERE Students – TODAY will be Juniors and Seniors – if Seniors didn’t take a senior picture this summer. Order envelopes …

9-1-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (August 30 – September 4) 9/2 Volleyball vs. Magnet | 5:00 PM 9/2 Varsity vs. Huntington @ Independence Stadium | 7:00 PM CLICK HERE for tickets. NEW TODAY Students – Pictures will be taken today during your English class for Freshmen and Sophomores and tomorrow will be Juniors and Seniors – if Seniors didn’t take a senior …

2021-2022 PTSA Membership Information

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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 comes in! …

From Mr. Badgley: STUDENT COVID-19 TESTING

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Parents/Students, After the Labor Day weekend, Caddo Parish Schools and Ochsner LSU Health will begin COVID-19 testing in all Caddo Parish Schools. Tests are strictly voluntary! This particular test is a non-invasive test that will be administered in the presence of trained personnel.  Test results will be available 24 to 48 hours after the test is administered. Parents of students …

8-31-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (August 30 – September 4) 9/2 Volleyball vs. Magnet | 5:00 PM 9/2 Varsity vs. Huntington @ Independence Stadium | 7:00 PM CLICK HERE for tickets. NEW TODAY ANNOUNCEMENT: After the Labor Day weekend, Caddo Parish Schools and Ochsner LSU Health will begin COVID-19 testing in all Caddo Parish Schools. Tests are strictly voluntary! This particular test …

8-30-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (August 30 – September 4) 9/2 Volleyball vs. Magnet | 5:00 PM 9/2 Varsity vs. Huntington @ Lee Hedges Stadium | 7:00 PM NEW TODAY Students – Applications for key club are open to freshman boys.  Pick up an application from your English teacher or in Room 311.  They are due back by TODAY. Interviews will be …

8-27-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (August 23 – August 29) Football Jamboree TONIGHT! C.E. Byrd vs. Captain Shreve Each school keeps 100% of all ticket presales so please select the correct ticket on the ticket page. (LINK BELOW) Presale Tickets $8.00 (available until 8/26 at midnight) Game Day Ticket: $10.00 (available beginning 8/27) Children 5 and under- FREE Byrd vs. Captain Shreve …

8-26-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (August 23 – August 29)   NEW TODAY Freshman Football interested in joining the freshman football team needs to see Coach Ballew or Coach Leone today during PE or at lunch in Jack’s Landing Students – Pictures will be taken NEXT WEEK during your English class.  Wednesday will be Freshmen and Sophomores and Thursday will be Juniors …

8-25-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (August 23 – August 29)   NEW TODAY Spanish Club – If you are interested in joining the Spanish Club, you may pick up an application outside room 118. Students parking in the reserved lot is to park by the number on the hanging tag. Students – Pictures will be taken NEXT WEEK during your English class.  …

8-24-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (August 23 – August 29)   NEW TODAY Students – Please remember to go by Room 107 before the end of school if you have questions regarding your bus number or stop. Important Dual Enrollment Information- The deadline to submit dual enrollment applications is Friday, 8/27. Students are allowed free tuition for one class at either university. …

2021 CADDO PARISH FOOTBALL JAMBOREE C.E. BYRD VS. CAPTAIN SHREVE (FRESHMEN, JV & VARSITY)

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION 2021 CADDO PARISH FOOTBALL JAMBOREE C.E. BYRD VS. CAPTAIN SHREVE (FRESHMEN, JV & VARSITY) Each school keeps 100% of all ticket presales so please select the correct ticket on the ticket page. (LINK BELOW) Presale Tickets $8.00 (available until 8/26 at midnight) Game Day Ticket: $10.00 (available beginning 8/27) Children 5 and under- FREE Byrd vs. Captain Shreve …

8-23-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (August 23 – August 29)   NEW TODAY Important Dual Enrollment Information- The deadline to submit dual enrollment applications is Friday, 8/27. Students are allowed free tuition for one class at either university. Courses at Louisiana Tech have an additional application fee/packet fee. The following courses are being offered for dual credit this Fall. Additional courses are …

Service Academy Information

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Below you will find information about the Service Academy Day that is scheduled for 25 September 2021 (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM) at BPCC.  This is an excellent opportunity for any student in Caddo Parish Schools to attend if they desire to attend a Service Academy.

Parking Sticker Link – Juniors and Seniors

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C.E. BYRD HIGH SCHOOL APPLICATION FOR 2021-2022 PARKING PERMIT Seniors Reserve Parking: Regular sticker must be purchased on this link by August 12 for drawing for purchase of Sr. Reserve Parking Spot.  Names drawn will be contacted via email by the Bookkeepers.   Uploaded vehicle insurance and registration cannot be expired. Please check the dates.  Expired items will not be …

PayForIt Information and Directions

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PayForIt.net SECURE ONLINE PAYMENT SYSTEM You will be able to pay student fees/club fees, etc. over the internet 24 hours a day, 7 days a week using PayForIt.net.  You will need to select each teacher’s name and/or Technology Fee from the list.  By logging onto www.payforit.net, you can easily: Set up an account Assign your students to your account  Pay …

COVID-19 Vaccination: THIS THURSDAY

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Byrd High School will be offering a COVID-19 vaccination next Thursday, August 5th in the schools’ Learning Center located next to the teacher’s parking lot. A follow-up date of August 26th will also be offered. This is the Pfizer vaccination. All students are welcome. You must fill out the form attached to the link below. Parents, you will receive a …

FRESHMAN SUPPLY LIST: 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

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FRESHMAN SUPPLY LIST: 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR (Start the year off right and have these on the first day of school!)      Pens, blue or black and red for English     College-rule, loose-leaf paper     Bound Composition Notebook (Lab Book)     Standard graphing paper     Three-ring binder with pocketed dividers     A box of 1000 3 …

Parking Stickers are Now Available!

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Parking Stickers are now available on Local Level Events. All students purchasing a parking sticker will be required to upload the following: Copy of valid driver’s license Copy of current vehicle registration Copy of current insurance card. Please check expiration dates carefully before uploading. Parking stickers are $25. If you change vehicles you will be required to purchase a new …

Announcement: Astra Club Officers

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President – Baileigh Gosslee Vice Presidents – Caroline Barber and Kate Schwab Corresponding Secretary – Mary Ella Mangin Recording Secretary – Skylar Burke Treasurer – Kelly Chu Sophomore Representatives – Kaleigh Gordon and Ella Turner Junior Representatives – Anne Marie Kemper and Caroline Hannigan Senior Representatives – Ava Trudnak and Anna Kate Wilhite Service Chairmen – Lily Moloney and Gracie …

5-28-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (May 24 – May 30)   NEW TODAY If you can not attend graduation, you can watch online HERE! Seniors- We will not have final transcripts, grade point average, or class rank until mid-June. Students can complete the final transcript request form and pay on locallevelevents.com and they will be mailed as soon as they are received. Please see …

2021 Summer Assignments

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Click the link below for Summer Reading 2021-2022: English I Enriched English I Gateway English I Honors English II Enriched English II Gateway English II Honors English III Enriched English III Gateway English III Honors English IV Enriched English IV Gateway AP English IV AP AP European History AP Research AP World History: Modern AP Physics AP Chemistry AP Seminar …

5-27-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (May 24 – May 30)   NEW TODAY If you can not attend graduation, you can watch online HERE! Congratulations!  C.E. Byrd has been designated as No Place for Hate for the 2020-2021 school year! Thanks so much for all your hard work. Seniors – Please check the Class of 2021 names list in your English class, …

5-26-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (May 24 – May 30)   NEW TODAY If you can not attend graduation, you can witch online HERE! Congratulations!  C.E. Byrd has been designated as No Place for Hate for the 2020-2021 school year! Thanks so much for all your hard work. Seniors – Please check the Class of 2021 names list in your English class, …

5-25-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (May 24 – May 30)   NEW TODAY Seniors – Please check the Class of 2021 names list in your English class, or the Class of 2021 Canvas page. You need to verify that your name is spelled correctly for the graduation program as well as your diploma. If there are any errors, please notify Mrs. Byrd …