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December 2015 (Newsletter)

  • December 3rd  Barnhill Preserve 12:30pm

  • December 16th  DARE Graduation 1pm

  • December 18th  Noon Dismissal

  • December 18th  Last day of 2nd 9 weeks

  • December 21-Jan 1  Winter Break

  • January 4th Return to school

  • January 18th  No School MLK Day

  • January 19th Class pictures (uniforms)

Social Studies Fair Congratulations to the following students that placed at the Vermilion Parish Social Fair: Charles Benoit 1st Place, Drug Addiction Its Effects on Lives; Emily LaComb &  Ryleigh Duprie 1st  Place, The True Meaning of Halloween, Kaylee Vincent & Annalise Breaux 2nd Place The Crow Indians; James Slack &  Shane Fontenot; 3rd Place Louisiana Dans Le Temps. These students will participate in the regional Social Studies Fair. 

Instructions/help page for the Student Progress Center. The link can be found on the district website by going to Parent Resources at the top right, then clicking on Student Progress Center Instructions about midway down the left side of the page.


Jesse Owens Elementary School
203 13th Street
Gueydan, LA  70542
Phone:  (337) 536-6541
Fax:  (337) 536-6481

Website http://www.vrml.k12.la.us/jo

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teacher anytime by calling the front office and scheduling a teacher's conference with
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