4-12-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (April 5 – April 11) 4/12 BBF v Shreve | 5:00 pm 4/12 BBJV @ Shreve | 5:00 pm 4/12 SBV v Magnet | 6:00 pm 4/13 SBV @ North Webster | 5:00 pm 4/13 BBV @ Natchitoches | 6:00 pm 4/13 BLJV @ Loyola Messmer | 6:00 pm 4/15 Track Meet @ LH BTW Host | …

4-9-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (April 5 – April 11) 4/9 Track Meet @ Ruston | 2:00 pm 4/9 BLJUV v Catholic @ Byrd | 5:00 pm 4/9 BLV v Catholic | 7:30 pm 4/10 SBJV/V @ Buckeye Tourney 4/10 BLJV @ SBP 7×7 Tourney 4/10 BBJV v Natchitoches | 11:00 am 4/10 BBV v Natchitoches | 1:00 pm NEW TODAY Athlete …

4-8-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (April 5 – April 11) 4/8 SBJV/V v Montgmery | 4:00 pm 4/8 BBV v Benton | 6:00 pm 4/9 Track Meet @ Ruston | 2:00 pm 4/9 BLJUV v Catholic @ Byrd | 5:00 pm 4/9 BLV v Catholic | 7:30 pm 4/10 SBJV/V @ Buckeye Tourney 4/10 BLJV @ SBP 7×7 Tourney 4/10 BBJV v …

4-7-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (April 5 – April 11) 4/8 SBJV/V v Montgmery | 4:00 pm 4/8 BBV v Benton | 6:00 pm 4/9 Track Meet @ Ruston | 2:00 pm 4/9 BLJUV v Catholic @ Byrd | 5:00 pm 4/9 BLV v Catholic | 7:30 pm 4/10 SBJV/V @ Buckeye Tourney 4/10 BLJV @ SBP 7×7 Tourney 4/10 BBJV v …

4-6-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (April 5 – April 11) 4/6 SBJV/V @ North Caddo | 4:00 pm 4/6 BBV @ Benton | 6:00 pm 4/6 BLJV v Shreve @ Byrd | 7:00 pm 4/8 SBJV/V v Montgmery | 4:00 pm 4/8 BBV v Benton | 6:00 pm 4/9 Track Meet @ Ruston | 2:00 pm 4/9 BLJUV v Catholic @ Byrd …

4-1-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 29 – April 4) NEW TODAY National Honor Society Seniors – If you missed the deadline for your NHS stole, go to Local Level TODAY to purchase your stole before the final order goes in. Juniors – If you are interested in becoming a Top Jacket your senior year, there is a MANDATORY information/interest meeting in …

3-31-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 29 – April 4) NEW TODAY Seniors – Don’t forget today is the last day to pick up your senior panoramic picture during lunch.  You must bring your money! Junior and Sophomore girls interested in Key Club need to check their Canvas announcements for information on how to sign up!  Interviews will be next week so …

3-30-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 29 – April 4) 3/30 SBJV/V v Airline | 4:00 pm NEW TODAY Congratulations to Emily Carr! She was selected as the Elks Student of the Month for March. She will receive a scholarship at the banquet in May. Seniors still have one more opportunity to earn the Elks Student of the Month Scholarship. Applications are …

3-29-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 29 – April 4) 3/29 SBV @ Converse | 5:00 pm 3/30 SBJV/V v Airline | 4:00 pm NEW TODAY Seniors – The panoramic picture will be taken in the gym next TODAY!  More information will follow. CLICK HERE for the order form. Key Club – Information is posted for new Key Club members outside Room S307. …

3-26-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 22 – March 28) 3/26 Track and Field Ruston Meet @ Ruston HS 3/26-27 SBV @ Quitman Tourney 3/27 BLJV v Magnet/Shreve @ LH | 9:00 am NEW TODAY Graduation Announcement – Graduation is at 7:00 pm on Saturday, May 29, at the Independence Stadium. Congratulations to our All Division I District I Boys Soccer Coach …

3-25-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 22 – March 28) 3/25 SBJV/V @ Shreve | 4:00 pm 3/25 BLV v Renegades @ Byrd | 7:00 pm 3/26 Track and Field Ruston Meet @ Ruston HS 3/26-27 SBV @ Quitman Tourney 3/27 BLJV v Magnet/Shreve @ LH | 9:00 am NEW TODAY Support Your Fellow Jackets – Come out and support our Baseball Boys …

3-24-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 22 – March 28) 3/25 SBJV/V @ Shreve | 4:00 pm 3/25 BLV v Renegades @ Byrd | 7:00 pm 3/26 Track and Field Ruston Meet @ Ruston HS 3/26-27 SBV @ Quitman Tourney 3/27 BLJV v Magnet/Shreve @ LH | 9:00 am NEW TODAY College Visits – Southern Arkansas University will be here tomorrow during …

3-23-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 22 – March 28) 3/23 SBJV/V @ Southwood | 5:00 pm 3/25 SBJV/V @ Shreve | 4:00 pm 3/25 BLV v Renegades @ Byrd | 7:00 pm 3/26-27 SBV @ Quitman Tourney 3/27 BLJV v Magnet/Shreve @ LH | 9:00 am NEW TODAY ACT Makeup – The make-up ACT will be given TODAY to all 11th …

3-22-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 22 – March 28) 3/22 SBJV/V v Darbonne Woods | 5:00 pm 3/23 SBJV/V @ Southwood | 5:00 pm 3/25 SBJV/V @ Shreve | 4:00 pm 3/25 BLV v Renegades @ Byrd | 7:00 pm 3/26-27 SBV @ Quitman Tourney 3/27 BLJV v Magnet/Shreve @ LH | 9:00 am NEW TODAY ACT Makeup – The make-up …

3-12-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 8 – March 14) 3/13 SV @ Pineville Tourney |9:00 am NEW TODAY Attention All Seniors!! CLICK HERE for senior party questionnaire.  DMV – If you are planning to get your license or TIP card next week, TODAY is the deadline to get your enrollment letter from the counseling office. ACT Test – The deadline to …

3-11-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 8 – March 14) 3/11 SJV/V v Parkway | 4:00 pm 3/13 SV @ Pineville Tourney |9:00 am NEW TODAY Attention All Seniors!! CLICK HERE for senior party questionnaire.  College Visit – Army National Guard will be outside the café TODAY during lunch. Renaissance will be held during both lunch shifts on TODAY.  Please look for …

3-10-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 8 – March 14) 3/9 BLJV v Magnet @ LH | 7:00 pm 3/11 SJV/V v Parkway | 4:00 pm 3/13 SV @ Pineville Tourney |9:00 am NEW TODAY Attention All Seniors!! CLICK HERE for senior party questionnaire.  The honor graduate list is posted outside the Counseling Office and on the Class of 2021 Canvas Page. …

Jackets in the New : 3-9-21

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Congratulations to the following Byrd Lady Jackets soccer players who made the Girls Soccer All-District team: 1st team: Skylar Burke, Landry Jones, Ellie Lawrence, Jordan Leblanc, Khianna Roraback, 2nd team: Katie Smith, Honorable Mention: Lily Blaylock, Elizabeth Klotzbach, Katie Rose Stage. MVP defense: Mia Levermann. Congratulations to Kingson Wills and Madilyn McCrary! They were elected this weekend to First and Second …

3-9-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 8 – March 14) 3/9 SJV/V v Haughton | 4:00 pm 3/9 BLJV v Magnet @ LH | 7:00 pm 3/11 SJV/V v Parkway | 4:00 pm 3/13 SV @ Pineville Tourney |9:00 am NEW TODAY March PTSA meeting will be TODAY at noon in the Learning Center. Jackson Ballew, Hadley Tompkins, and Michael Cosse have …

3-8-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 8 – March 14) 3/8 SJV/V @ Darbonne Woods | 5:00 pm 3/9 SJV/V v Haughton | 4:00 pm 3/9 BLJV v Magnet @ LH | 7:00 pm 3/11 SJV/V v Parkway | 4:00 pm 3/13 SV @ Pineville Tourney |9:00 am NEW TODAY March PTSA meeting will be March 9th at noon in the Learning …

3-5-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 1 – March 7) 3/5-3/6 SV @ Ruston Tourney NEW TODAY New Fax Numbers – Please be aware that the following fax numbers have changed. Main Office Fax                318-364-3456 Counseling Office Fax        318-364-3499 Matchomatics – If you are virtual, please come to pick those up between 9:00 A.M. and 10:00 A.M. on Friday, March 5th. Jackson …

3-4-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 1 – March 7) 3/4  SJV/V @ NCHS | 4:00 pm 3/5-3/6 SV @ Ruston Tourney 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 during this time of Covid-19. We appreciate all …

3-3-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 1 – March 7) 3/4  SJV/V @ NCHS | 4:00 pm 3/5-3/6 SV @ Ruston Tourney 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 during this time of Covid-19. We appreciate all …

3-2-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 1 – March 7) 3/2 BLJV @ Shreve | 7:00 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 classroom especially during this time of Covid-19. We appreciate all their efforts and want to …

3-1-21

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Yellow Jacket Sports (March 1 – March 7) 3/2 BLJV @ Shreve | 7:00 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 classroom especially during this time of Covid-19. We appreciate all their efforts and want to …

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 …

Jackets in the News: Security Department of Caddo Parish School System Poster Contests

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The Security Department of Caddo Parish School System sponsored several poster contests over the 2020-2021 school year. Congratulations to all students who entered and won the various prizes. Bullying Awareness & Prevention Poster Contest: Morgan Spradling Thonia Exozo Kaleh Moton Anua Taylor Jonathan Helton Queau Bullard Kenadei Gates Abigail Trudnak Caroline Carberry Cole Joyner Red Ribbon Week Poster Contest: Morgan …

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 | …

Louisiana Sports Writers Association releases Class 5A all-state team, superlatives

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Acadiana won a second consecutive Class 5A title with standout players on both sides of the ball, but defensive lineman Cameron George ranked among the best. A 6-foot-2, 240-pound senior, George was named the Class 5A Outstanding Defensive Player on the Louisiana Sports Writers Association’s All-State football team. The UL commitment showed an ability to defend against the run and …

Byrd’s Carson Bruno heads to Louisiana Tech early

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0:18 2:32 Carson Bruno has put life as a Byrd student behind him and is ready to move on to the next level. When he completed midterm tests last week, Bruno was finished as a Yellow Jacket scholastically, but he gets at least one more award athletically. He was selected to the LSWA Class 5A All-State first team Sunday along with …

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 …

C.E. Byrd Girls Lacrosse Practice Schedule

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New Year – New Schedule We will practice Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:15-6:00 Elm Grove Middle School 4301 Panther Drive Bossier City, LA 71112   Practices are outdoors, weather permitting.  Coach Sarah will text players to announce any changes to practice Schedule or location.   Email for more information about practices: swilkes10@gmail.com      

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 …

Byrd athletes ready to sign with colleges

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Jimmy Watson Shreveport Times The NCAA’s Early Signing Period won’t see spectacular numbers of athletes from Northwest Louisiana schools making college selections, according to responses submitted to The Times. Among the 33 area coaches responding, it appears just five area football players will sign during the early period, which runs Wednesday through Friday. Byrd, which will play for the LHSAA …

Byrd uses a ‘Little’ magic to get past John Curtis

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AD 0:15 Julie Fitzpatrick was a nervous wreck standing in the end zone at Lee Hedges Stadium Friday night in the LHSAA Division I semifinal matchup between Byrd and John Curtis. Her baby, Jason Little, was part of the biggest error of the game for the Jackets early in the fourth quarter while filling in for quarterback Lake Lambert. But …

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 …

Byrd Football thanks its assistant coaches

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Byrd Football would like to thank our assistant coaches, whose passion, time, effort, energy, dedication and investment in the lives of young men is deeply appreciated and will benefit them for years to come. #AlwaysDeepWithinOurHearts #StingEm

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 …

Special thanks to the trainers and managers

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Byrd Football would like to give special thanks to certified athletic trainer Cordarius Wayne from Willis-Knighton Sports Medicine and the staff of student trainers and managers who’ve taken great care of the Yellow Jackets throughout this incredible season. Thanks for all of your hard work!  

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 …