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Public Budget Hearing FYE 2019

In compliance with the Louisiana Local Government Budget Act, the proposed budget for Lycee Francais de la Nouvelle-Orleans for the fiscal year commencing on July 1, 2018 and terminating on June 30, 2019 is now available for public inspection and the school’s business office at 1800 Monroe St., New Orleans, LA 70118. There will be a public hearing on the proposed FYE 2019 budget at the June Board Meeting at 6:30pm at 600 Eleanore St Conference Room, New Orleans, LA 70118. The board will adopt the proposed budget at a board meeting following the budget hearing, at a date and time to be announced.

Nominating Committee Meeting on Monday, June 11, 2018 at 5:45 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding public meeting of the Nominating Committee Meeting on Monday, June 11, 2018 at 5:45 PM. The committee will meet at 600 Eleonore Street, New Orleans, LA 70115. This meeting is for the nomination of board members, not for the new CEO position.

The agenda can be found here: http://bit.ly/2JqQXnl

Our Mission is that Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans students will matriculate into the finest colleges and universities throughout the world. Lycée Français will provide the opportunity for its students to achieve both the French Baccalauréat and the Louisiana high school diploma in an academically challenging and culturally diverse educational environment.

IDIYA Labs & Xavier University: Iron Man Summer Camp Vol. 1

WHEN: July 16 – 20, 23 – 27
COST: $350/week
WHO: Children 10 – 14 years old
WHAT:These classes are designed to help build the initial prototype. These modules assist heroes in developing the structure of a suit while helping them gain knowledge in electronics, design, and coding. By the end of this course, heroes will have a working prototype and base for future development and testing.

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Girl Scout Brownie Troup 46059

WHERE: Audubon Park (St. Charles Ave. & Walnut St. side)
WHEN: Saturday June 9
TIME: 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
WHAT: Join us for our Lycée rising 2nd grade troop planning playdate. Can’t make it? Contact us and let us know your daughter is interested. *Limited number of spots available*

Contact info: Text or email
Russhele 985.222.4466, rfolse08@gmail.com
Andi 504.430.4374, andiosborne504@gmail.com

Clay Camp in Mid City/Bayou St. John Area

WHEN: Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
June 7 – 15 (ages 10-15)
June 18-22 (ages 7-10)
June 25 – 29 ALL AGES
WHAT: Campers work with clay to make pottery and sculptures. They will learn how to build forms with clay slaps and coils. All skill levels are welcome.
COST: $200/Week, or $40/day. First session is $280.
For more info contact: Stacey Stanfill at staceystanfill@hotmail.com

IBM Cyber Day for Girls

WHAT: If you’re responsible for middle-school girls, you know social media is their second language. But do you know how to help protect their identity online? And did you know the STEM classes they love could lead to a hot career in cybersecurity?
Since 2016, IBM® has been hosting “IBMCyberDay4Girls” events in the US, Canada, Australia, South Africa, and most recently in Nigeria, to promote cybersecurity education. Throughout this full-day experience designed just for seventh- and eighth-grade girls, they will learn about the Internet of Things, participate in group activities such as basic threat modelling, and get to know some of the women of IBM who can tell them what it’s like to work in the tech industry.
WHEN: June 10, 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM
WHERE: Intercontinental Hotel.

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Louisiana Green Schools Challenge: Lycée places 3rd and creates dedication garden to Mr. Keith

Our talented students placed 3rd in the 2018 Louisiana Green Schools Challenge, in which students have to show green practices at our school! On the last day of school during our ‘End of Year’ Johnson Ceremony Erin Ryerson presented the award to our students. Much to Mr. Keith’s surprise, students created a garden from some of their award funds and dedicated it to him. We are so grateful for our mentors from Okra Abbey, Crawford Brubaker and Catherine Parler. Thank you to all who made this project possible, especially our gifted teachers, Molly Liberto and Simone Feaster-Armour! 

Photos of the garden they dedicated to Mr. Keith:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You can view the video they submitted here:

Spring 2018, Art and Literature Magazine: “En Bleu, Blanc, et Rouge

 

Be sure to read our student’s Spring 2018, Art and Literature magazine, “En Bleu, Blanc, et Rouge”. Submissions were sent in by 3rd – 7th graders over the second half of the year. The project was organized by Annie Neahring and curated by the editorial committee, comprised of 6th and 7th graders: Stella, Bella, Julia, Evie C., Lenore, Svara, Kate R., Isabel P., Isabelle M., Elijah J. and Madeline. Many thanks to everyone for their hard work! Read it here!

 

 

Un Bayou Extraordinaire – A song by our 1st Grade Class

Madame Hachimi’s first grade class has remade the song “Un Jardin Extraordinaire” (The Extraordinary Garden) by Charles Trenet into “Un Bayou Extraordinaire. This song is part of the “Dis-moi 10 mots en Louisiana” (tell me 10 words in Louisiana) project and sent to the French Consulate, Vincent Sciama. We are awaiting feedback from the Consulate but we are sure he will adore this song as much as we do. This song was written by the students and recorded by Mister Pascal, our wonderful music teacher. Enjoy!

 

Lycée Class Wins ‘Ma Francophonie’ Competition!

Our students participated and WON the Ma Francophonie competition put on by the graduate students of the French and Italian departments at Tulane University. The competition celebrates the unique history of New Orleans by inviting participants to explore the city’s French heritage and show how it presents in contemporary New Orleans. We are proud to announce that Julien Dal Toe’s class project from ‘France in New Orleans’ is among the winners! Félicitations Julien et les élèves!

 

CEO Search Committee Meeting: Thursday, April 19 at 11:00 AM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding public meeting of the CEO Search Committee on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 11:00 AM. The committee will meet at 600 Eleonore Street, New Orleans, LA 70115.

The agenda can be found here: https://bit.ly/2vuxkby

Our Mission is that Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans students will matriculate into the finest colleges and universities throughout the world. Lycée Français will provide the opportunity for its students to achieve both the French Baccalauréat and the Louisiana high school diploma in an academically challenging and culturally diverse educational environment.