Kristi Smith

Cecil Picard Elementary @ Maurice

I chose to teach because I love inspiring children to reach their potential and beyond. I encourage them to DREAM BIG. My goal is to develop their intrinsic motivation so they will become lifelong learners. Everyone has a purpose in life...mine is to teach! 


  • Graduated in 1996 from Our Lady of Holy Cross College in New Orleans, LA

  • Certified Teacher in Louisiana, North Carolina, and Texas

  • Gifted and Talented Certified

  • Teacher of the Year 2008 and 2014

  • Taught math resource, 1st, and 2nd grade in Norco, LA

  • Taught 2nd grade and Kindergarten in Hendersonville, NC

  • Taught Pre-K, 2nd, 4th, and 5th grade in Laredo, TX

  • Currently teaching 2nd grade at Cecil Picard Elementary in Vermilion Parish, LA



  • I am married to my high school sweetheart.
    We have two children, Kaylee and Maverick

  • I enjoy spending time with my family, baking, reading, painting, sports, and training our puppy

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Cecil Picard @ Maurice Elementary

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Cecil Picard @ Maurice Elementary

203 South Albert Ave

Maurice, LA 70555 
   337-893-3887   Fax: 893-3850


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