The Booster Club is selling a special black, half-zipper shirt with the maroon FR logo and Powerlifting on the left chest. It's a very nice jacket-type shirt for $40 each. If you are interested in getting one, send a check to school in an envelope labeled Booster Club. Thanks for your support!
The 5th grade class at FRA celebrates their completion of the DARE program on January 16th. Our school community especially appreciates both Sergeant Rene Thibodeaux and Sheriff Bud Torres for providing us with the opportunity to participate in this life skills and drug education course.
Pictured is with Sergeant Thibodeaux and Sheriff Torres is DARE essay winner Ali Langlois.
Ali writes- Everyday students in our school are faced with tough decisions. Not only do we have to decide what questions to ask in class, what milk to drink at lunch but we also have to decide if we should say something that might hurt someone else's feeling, repeat something that we don't k...
The Student of the Year program is designed to recognize an outstanding 5th, 8th, and 12th grade student. This program is an excellent opportunity to recognize from each school system those students who have demonstrated excellent academic achievement, leadership ability, and citizenship. The Student of the Year Awards program is sponsored by the Louisiana State Superintendent through the State Department of Education and the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. False River Academy's Students of the Year were 5th grader Ali Langlois (left) and 8th grader Elexia Sellars (right).
Weekly winners of the 2015 FRA Booster Club lottery will be posted below, so be sure to check back each week!
January Winners: Wade Moore, Lauri Bizette
Ali Langlois - 5th Grade - 1st Place
Alexis Joffrion - 7th Grade - Blue Ribbon
Sarah Moore - 7th Grade - 1st Place
The first place winners also received a check for $20 and their posters will go on to compete in the state competition. Congratulations!
We also received club of the month - Elementary & Junior High for November!!!
by Nadia McElroy
On October 16, 2014, 4-H'ers showed their love by spelling out "We love 4-H" on the fence surrounding our school on Major Parkway. Also, during the "Week of Green" there was a green dress out day when the students dressed in green and brought green treats for the teachers. Treats included green grapes, Sprite, and green apples.
By Emma Patin, 6th Grade
The FRA 4-H club collected socks for residents of Pointe Coupee Healthcare home. We are glad to say that over half the people in our club took time out of their P.E. to make a surprise visit to the patients at the nursing home. It was amazing to see all the smiling faces when we delivered the socks as a surprise. We also had a $1 hat day to help buy a heating system to donate to Big Brown. The amount raised was $86.00.
We had our Christmas cookie and ornament contest in December. The results were-
The annual FRA Sixth Grade Science Fair was held on December 11, 2014 in the school cafeteria. Sixth grade students completed an inquiry science investigation and displayed their results at this event. Judges looked at the displays and also talked with each participant about their research and results. Once judges made their decisions, parents were invited in to view the fair and hear the results. Read more for pictures of all the students who placed with their amazing projects.
The following students placed in the science fair and are now eligible to participate in the Regional Scien...
The False River Academy Beta Club is proud to announce that Chantelle Fabre has been named as a semifinalist in the National Beta Scholarship Program. As a semifinalist, she has placed among the top 425 candidates. This is a great honor, and we commend her on this achievement!