The faculty and principal of Belle Chasse High School would like to take this opportunity to invite you to a parent safety information night sponsored by Belle Chasse High School and the Plaquemines Parish School Board in order to provide additional support to our students, parents and community. Click on the link for more information.
As graduation approaches, there are dates and events of which students and parents need to be aware. Please read the following to find out when and where your senior needs to be for which event. This information will also help if your senior works and needs to request time off from work to attend all events. CLICK THE LINK FOR MORE INFORMATION.
If you are planning to participate in the junior ring ceremony, please sign up with
Mrs. Ledet in Room 402 by Wednesday, April 13, 2016. If you do not sign up,
you cannot participate, no exceptions! Cost is $15.00, unless you purchased the
bundle. Even if you paid the bundle, you still have to sign up!
If you ordered a ring from another company other than Herff Jones, please let Mrs. Ledet
know when you sign up to participate in the ceremony. SheI will need the ring the day before the event, May 5, 2016.
The attire is dress clothes. No jeans will be allowed. Pants and a nice shirt (with
or without tie) for the boys. Dresses, skirts, or dress slacks with a shirt/blouse for
the girls. Please no strapless, open back, or mid-drift exposed attire. Skirts or
dresses need to be no more than 1” above the knee. Clothing must be appropriate
and within school dress code standards. Students will be walking upstairs to
be seated on the stage of the auditorium.
If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Ledet in Room 402, or contact via
Casey McMann Named one of Louisiana’s Top 25 Teachers
Belle Chasse High School is very proud to announce that, Mr. Casey McMann has been selected on of Louisianan’s top 25 teachers. The competition began at the school level where he was named BCHS Teacher of the year. After the school wide completion Mr. McMann competed against the other Plaquemines parish high school teachers of the year. At the Region I completion Mr. McMann again took top honors being named Region I Teacher of the Year. Mr. McMann will compete this summer for Louisiana Teacher of the Year.
Mr. McMann graduated from Jesuit High School as his class valedictorian. Mr. McMann earned his bachelor’s degree in Biological Engineering and his Master of Arts in Secondary Education from Louisiana State University. During his 4 year tenure as a teacher of Biology and Honors Physics at BCHS Mr. McMann has been designated as a Teacher Leader, and is currently serving as head Track and Field coach.
Congratulations and Good Luck Mr. McMann!
All Plaquemines Parish schools are closed on Friday, March 11. 1st and 2nd period exams will take place on Monday, March 13th which will be a FULL day of school with dismissal at 2:30.
As of right now, the BCHS prom is still on for Friday, March 11 at 8:00 p.m. I will re-evaluate the weather situation and make a final decision by 12:00 noon tomorrow as to whether or not prom is cancelled. Your children's safety is my first concern; however, we know a lot of money has already been invested in this night. I will keep you updated as soon as anything else changes and will send another school messenger by noon tomorrow.
Attention Class of 2018 parents/guardians: Any parent/guardian who missed the mandatory pathway and scheduling meeting on March 1, 2016 will have the opportunity to hear the presentation on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m. In the school auditorium. This will be the last time the information will be presented. The students whose parents have not attended the meeting and completed the required paperwork will not be scheduled for the 2016-2017 school year.
Contact the Counselors' Office at (504)595-6611 for more information.
Junior/Senior Prom will be held on Friday, March 11, 2016 at The Royal Palm at Fountain Park Center, 1901 Manhattan Blvd., Harvey, LA from 8:00 until 11:00 pm. Doors open at 8 pm. The doors will be locked from 9-11 pm.
For more information please click on the link above.
Herff Jones will be here Tuesday, February 23 during both lunches to collect Senior and Junior payments.
BCHS Fighting Cardinal Band, Cheerleaders and Dance Team to march in the following Mardi Gras Parades:
Cleopatra, Friday, January 29, 2016
Choctaw, Saturday, January 30, 2016
Alla, Sunday, January 31, 2016
Centurions, Friday, February 5, 2016