Our Mission Statement

False River Academy is devoted to providing experiences that are academically challenging and personally enriching, thereby enabling students to continue in their personal growth and self-improvement.

Attention Families

Attention Families: Please note the updated tuition rate for those families who fall under our family maximum tuition rate category. This rate reduction was adopted during the July 19 board meeting. We hope all of our families enjoy the rest of their summer.

FRA Survey

As we prepare to start the 2017-2018 school year, we are taking the community's pulse about our school. Your input is greatly valued as we put our strategic plan in place to continue our long history of growth and success. Please take a few minutes to complete this survey!

Welcome Letters

Please see the respective welcome letter for your child(rens)'s grade(s). We look forward to seeing you soon!

PK-4th Grade      5th-7th Grade      8th-12th Grade

FRA Alumni LtCol. Rummler Takes Command at Marine Corps Recruit Depot

RummlerOn June 8, 2017 at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) in San Diego, California, the First Recruit Training Battalion Change of Command Ceremony occurred in which Lieutenant Colonel Barron S. Taylor relinquished Command to Lieutenant Colonel Peter Martin Rummler.

LtCol Rummler was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1976. After graduating from False River Academy in 1994, he enlisted in the Marine Corps Reserve and subsequently attended boot camp at MCRD San Diego. After boot camp, he attended School of Infantry (SOI) at Camp Pendleton and upon graduation, was assigned to Weapons Company 3/23 as Mortarman in the Co...

Jr. High Cheer Excels at Camp

JHCampAfter weeks of preparation and hard work, the group of 6th and 7th grade girls that make up the 2017-2018 False River Academy Jr. High Cheer Team attended NCA Cheer Camp to demonstrate their abilities and enhance their skills. The team of 11 junior Gators, lead by Coach Lori McNaughten and Assistant Coach Courtney Weber, proved proficient at the NCA Camp hosted by The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg on June 9-12th. Despite being the youngest team at camp, these young athletes walked away with multiple honors, which emphasized their talents individually and as a team.

Individually, a boastful 7 of the 11 girls on the team were nominated by NCA staff to try ...

BRCC Course Offerings

Click the link to see course offerings through BRCC at the New Roads campus (Developmental Math/English) and their eLearning program.

Also, check out these Workforce Training Courses

AWS Welding 120 Hours   10/02/17-2/27/18  (6PM-9PM, W, TH)   $550   NCCER Electrical Level 1   9/18/17- 4/10/18 (6PM-9PM, M, T)  $250

Tammy Brown, MBA   25250 Tenant Road  Plaquemine, LA 70764    225.687.5501 www.mybrcc.edu

Senior Composite Pictures

GirlsMonday, August 7th beginning at 9am in room 106        BoysTuesday, August 8th beginning at 9am in room 106

*Information regarding senior composites and appointment time set-up via LifeTouch website will be sent out about two weeks prior to Senior Portrait Day. Seniors can confirm the appointment time set for them.

1st Annual FRA Fun Day

FRA Fun DayPlease "Save the Date" for an exciting family event to be held on Saturday, August 5th. Our 1st Annual FRA Fun Day will be held from 6pm-8pm on the school campus. It will be free and open to the public. We are planning fun, food and camaraderie for all ages, so please make plans to attend. We will share more details as they are finalized in the coming weeks. 

Important Announcement for Parents

We hope our FRA families are having a wonderful summer!  We are very excited for the 2017-18 school year as we will be adding several new opportunities for students and families to our already strong legacy of excellent education.

In addition to the ongoing work by our entire team to enhance our educational programs, the Board of Directors has completed an assessment of our tuition level and enrollment. This assessment was done in response to feedback we received from several families regarding past tuition increases and the competitiveness of our tuition structure in our area. Based on the data collected, the Board has approved the following:

I. Tuition will be decreased, effective immediately.

Updated 2017-18 Handbook, Change in School Times

We have updated the FRA handbook for 2017-2018. It is available on the Calendar, Handbook, and Forms page. Please be sure to review the new bell schedule for the 2017-18 school year, noting a change in school start time and dismissal time:  7:43- first bell, 7:45- school begins,  2:45- dismissal.

FRA Student Participates in "AHEC of a Summer" Program

AHEC 2017

Pictured: 2017 FRA participant Madision Rushing (front middle left) with the "AHEC of a Summer" participants

Louisiana faces a serious shortage of health care professionals. Central Louisiana Area Health Education Center(CLAHEC) collaborated with Pointe Coupee General Hospital, Pointe Coupee Parish School Board, Catholic High School of Pointe Coupee, and False River Academy to bring the "AHEC of a Summer" volunteer program to students in the area. The program is an excellent tool by which students can explore different health care professions and make decisions about their future based on experience and observation. Students are volunteering their time f...

FRA Class of 2017 Graduation

False River Academy 47th commencement exercises were held in the school's gymnasium at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 12, 2017.  Including the 38 members of the Class of 2017, a total of 1,831 students have graduated from the Academy since it opened in 1969. Eva Self, daughter of Kenny Self and Jackie Self, was valedictorian, and Matt LeLeux, son Michelle and Riley Blanchett and Scott LeLeux, was salutatorian.

Graduating members of the False River Academy Class of 2017 are: Jordan Todd Aguillard, Karlie Maxine Akin, Thomas Lane Allement, Ryan Joseph Arnaud, Jake Holden Bayham, Nicole Marie Cannon, Christian Reid Chustz, Lauren Victoria Curtis, Zachary Ryan Curtis, Cameron Anthony Dauzat, Chase Mitchell Davis, James Douglas Didier, Freddie Dee Anna Dowell, Bailey Alexander Humphrey...

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