Potential violence in schools hit close to home in Sulphur Thursday, when a W.W. Lewis Middle School student was arrested by the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office after bring a handgun on campus.
Brinkley, who had served Maplewood School for the past five years as assistant principal, oversees the education of 730 students in the elementary school. There are approximately 1,200 children enrolled overall at Maplewood.
BESE is holding a special meeting Thursday to get a recommendation to state lawmakers in time to meet this week's deadline for submission.
McNeese State University continues its 75th anniversary celebration with two public events scheduled on Monday, Feb. 17.
The recent story about a Texas man who paid the negative lunch balances of 60 students at a Houston-area elementary school inspired a Sulphur area couple to do the same at W.W. Lewis Middle School. Last week, they handed the school a check for...
There is a growing number of Spanish-speaking students in Calcasieu Parish and in an effort to provide additional support for these children, the Calcasieu Parish School district will add two new English as a Second Language (ESL) program sites for...
At the 64th annual LASC Convention held at Grace King High School in Metairie from January 18-21, Sulphur High School junior Haley Campbell was chosen to serve as the BESE student representative.
Calcasieu Parish students recently travelled to Citgo Park, south of Sulphur, to participate in Junior Achievement of Southwest Louisiana's (JASWLA) Finance Park.
Calcasieu Parish students will not be attending classes Friday.
During a meeting Jan. 15 at the Calcasieu Parish School Board main office, school administrators were given information and demonstrations of the HealthTeacher curriculum, which is a comprehensive, online school resource with 200 health lessons...
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