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LFNO Finance Committee Meeting – Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 5:00 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding a virtual public meeting of the LFNO Finance Committee on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

Public notice:

Pursuant to emergency proclamation 30 JCE 2020, the Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans Board certifies that it must conduct the meeting scheduled for May 19th at 5:00 p.m. via teleconference/video conference or the Board will otherwise be unable to operate due to quorum requirements. Board meetings shall be held in this manner during the pendency of the pandemic emergency. 

Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85645126607

Or iPhone one-tap : US: +13126266799,,85645126607#  or +19292056099,,85645126607#

Or Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):

        US: +1 312 626 6799  or +1 929 205 6099  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 253 215 8782

    Webinar ID: 856 4512 6607

    International numbers available: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kj0lfdFkC

The agenda can be found here: DOWNLOAD

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.

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LFNO Board of Directors Meeting – Mon., May 18 from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding a virtual public meeting of the LFNO Board of Directors on Monday, May 18 from 6:30 PM until 8:00 PM.

Covid-19 Protocol Zoom Meeting Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81087809906

Or iPhone one-tap :
    US: +13126266799,,81087809906#  or +19292056099,,81087809906#
Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
        US: +1 312 626 6799  or +1 929 205 6099  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 253 215 8782
    Webinar ID: 810 8780 9906
    International numbers available: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kj0lfdFkC

The agenda can be found here: DOWNLOAD

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.

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NEW! PTO: TEACHER & STAFF APPRECIATION

Bonjour, Lycée Family!
 
The La Liaison team has been working with our administration on Teacher & Staff Appreciation. If there is anything that homeschooling has showed us (in case we didn’t know it already), it is that our teachers, school leaders, faculty and staff are HEROES. We are excited to announce the plan to celebrate our incredible school team and know you are too!
 
The “usual” Appreciation Week looks different in these unusual times. Be sure and read through each of the carefully thought out ways families can participate to show our love and support for each member of our LFNO team and family. With each activity and chance to participate, we ask that social distancing and guidelines for public gathering be respected. There are many members of our school community with pre-existing conditions who are most vulnerable. Please keep everyone safe.
 
In addition to the Appreciation we show our school, La Liaison is grateful to each homeschooling parent, grandparent, guardian, and friend who are making it possible for our children to continue their education during isolation. Merci beaucoup!

Sunday, May 24th: Murales à la Craie

Bring on the Sidewalk Chalk! We have all seen the beautiful artwork being created in our city and across the nation (and on Pinterest) – this is our opportunity to create works of chalk art for LFNO! On the designated areas listed below, families are invited to create art or write words of thanks on the sidewalk and parking areas with sidewalk chalk. This creative endeavor will allow us to publicly express our love and gratitude to our school and its community of people. An announcement will be made to the LFNO community so that the artwork and words of thanks may be viewed via drive-by, on foot or bike. And of course, please take pictures to share!

  • Patton Campus: Patton Street – sidewalk and parking areas from the sidewalk abutting the playground wall to the carpool gates
  • Johnson Campus: Monroe and Hickory Street sidewalks by the Johnson building and garden

Note about Designated Areas: These areas are publicly accessible and have been designated with the understanding that we will be respectful of LFNO’s neighbors and our school buildings. Artwork and words of thanks should stay on the ground (not the buildings) and within the set areas. We are grateful for this opportunity to show our school spirit to our educators as well as New Orleans and wish to be able to do so again in the future.

Monday, May 25th: Boîte aux Lettres (de Carpool), 10:00am – 12:00pm

Carpool Mailbox! As we head into summer, let’s show our appreciation by filling up teachers, faculty and staff “mailboxes” with thanks and encouragement. Your thoughtful words and those of your child are so important in lifting up our educators. Whether expressed in a letter or note, drawing or photograph, the greatest gift we can give each other is care and kindness.

From 10:00am – 12:00pm on Monday, May 25th, the carpool lanes at Patton and Johnson will be open for families to drop of Letters, Drawings and Pictures into designated “Mailboxes.” A few PTO Members will be on site for the collection and will bundle items to distribute (adhering to social distancing guidelines, of course).

Note about Carpool Mailbox: Because buildings are closed, we cannot guarantee letters sent via USPS will reach us for distribution. If you are unable to bring your letters, etc., during this time, please reach out to other members of our community who may be able to bring them for you or respond to the La Liaison FB thread for guidance. Additionally, please see below for information regarding gifts.

Friday, May 8th – Wednesday, May 20th: Cadeaux (Gifts)

PTO PayPal: pto@lfno.org
PayPal.me/ptolfno

The families of LFNO have always been generous in their gifts during Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week. After much discussion with administration about how best to help families with gifting to their teachers and other LFNO team members, the PTO has elected to collect monetary donations for gift cards via the PTO PayPal account. Donations will be collected from Friday, May 8th through Wednesday, May 20th. Contributions will be used for gift cards that will be given to all teachers, faculty and staff in expression of Appreciation for everything they do.

These gift cards will be given from all LFNO families – gifts of any amount are optional and will be given from our community as a whole. If you are unable to access PayPal, please reach out to PTO Vice-President, Jill Holland jill.holland1@gmail.com and cc Treasurer Lisa Soto surabufix@gmail.com.

La Liaison understands that this is a very different approach than what has been done in the past. The spread of COVID-19 was considered in making this decision regarding gifts. Additionally, much discussion was given to the logistics of distributing items of bulk, delicacy or which are perishable as we social distance and as many teachers and staff return to their home countries. Thank you for helping to make this time of Appreciation safe and possible for all.

Our PTO looks forward to returning next year with new ideas for how we can express our gratitude.

Digital Photograph Collection, VIDEO: Due Date – Friday, May 15th

The PTO needs your help. We are working on something to help express our thanks and gratitude to our teachers. We are looking for PICTURES ONLY of your students in their new learning environments. A couple of requirements and ideas:

  • Pictures should be horizontal/landscape (not vertical)
  • Pictures: Students can do an activity assigned by the teacher (baking, art project, exercise, school work on the computer), hold up hand drawn sign, saying: thank you, we miss you, you rock, etc
  • Label files with your students grade and teacher in the file title
  • Upload to the following folder by end of day Friday, May 15th: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1UTP6m3uxvj73Vij1zseBlhqGonickzuL?usp=sharing

We will use as many pictures as we possible but cannot promise everything submitted will be included.

By uploading a file, you are giving consent for the picture/video to be used and shared on the school’s public-facing social media platforms. I will not be able to confirm that everyone has a photo release approval on file with the school, so I am taking it at face value that by providing a picture you are giving permission for its use.

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Governance Committee Meeting – Tuesday. April 21 at 5:00 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding a public meeting of the Governance Committee on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, at 5:00 PM.

The committee will meet virtually per recent COVID-19 guidelines. Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://zoom.us/j/96948202302
Dial-in Info: US: +13126266799, or +19292056099,
        US: +1 312 626 6799  or +1 929 205 6099  or +1 346 248 7799  
    Webinar ID: 969 4820 2302

The agenda can be found here: DOWNLOAD

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.

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Vacation at Home, student projects by Ms. Susy’s Spanish class.

We hope everyone is enjoying the first day of Spring Break! We wanted to share projects from Ms. Suzy’s Spanish class. In this activity students take a virtual trip and describe in Spanish where they went. The activity is called #YOVIAJOENCASA (#travelhome)
Can you guess where each of these students went?

SEE ALL THE PROJECTS HERE.

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LFNO Board of Directors Meeting – Wed., April 8 at 5:30 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding a virtual public meeting of the LFNO Board of Directors on Wednesday, April 8 at 5:30 PM. The committee will meet online at

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://zoom.us/j/820594533

Or iPhone one-tap :
    US: +16468769923,,820594533#  or +13126266799,,820594533#
Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
        US: +1 646 876 9923  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 253 215 8782  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 346 248 7799
    Webinar ID: 820 594 533
    International numbers available: https://zoom.us/u/akrhrcBDK

The agenda can be found here: DOWNLOAD

Draft 2020 – 2021 School Calendar: HERE

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.

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LFNO Facilities Committee Meeting – Tuesday, April 7 at 6:00 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding a virtual public meeting of the LFNO Facilities Committee on Tuesday, April 7 at 6:00 PM. The committee will meet online at https://zoom.us/j/367804005 additional dial-in options can be found in the agenda below.

The agenda can be found here: DOWNLOAD

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.

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Bid Opening Update – 4.2.20

BID OPENING UPDATE

In accord with Section 2 of Governor’s Proclamation Number JBE 2020-32: Additional Measures for COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, due to COVID-19, 1601 Leonidas, LLC will hold its Bid Opening virtually. The live stream will be available beginning at 4:00 pm on Thursday, April 2nd. 1601 Leonidas, LLC will utilize the online platform Zoom to broadcast the bid opening.

To access the meeting via computer, follow the directions below:

To access the meeting, via telephone:

  • Dial: (312)626-6799
  • Enter: 356 825 018# (when prompted to enter the meeting ID)

For questions regarding the virtual bid opening or technical assistance, please email jford@eskewdumezripple.com.

Opening Bid Update Document | DOWNLOAD

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CANCELED: Governance Committee Meeting – Thursday. March 12 at 5:30 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding a public meeting of the Governance Committee on Thursday, March 12, 2020, at 5:30 PM. The committee will meet at 600 Eleonore Street, New Orleans, LA 70115. 

The agenda can be found here: DOWNLOAD

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.

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LFNO Academic Committee: Monday, March 9 from 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding a public meeting of the LFNO Academics Committee on Monday, March 9, 2020 from 5:30 PM until 7:00 PM. The committee will meet at 600 Eleonore Street, New Orleans, LA 70115. 

The agenda can be found here: DOWNLOAD

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.

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LFNO Finance Committee Meeting – Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding a public meeting of the LFNO Finance Committee on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 12:00 PM. The committee will meet at 600 Eleonore Street, New Orleans, LA 70115. 

The agenda can be found here: DOWNLOAD

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.

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Athletics Committee – Thursday, February 13 at 6:00 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding a public meeting of the Athletics Committee on Thursday, February 13 at 6:00 PM. The committee will meet at 600 Eleonore Street, New Orleans, LA 70115. 

The agenda can be found here: DOWNLOAD

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.

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