Penny Arcement

I chose to teach because I love inspiring others. The look on a kid's face when they finally "get it" is priceless. I want to create a world of science nerds! :)


  • Graduated from Delcambre High School in 2001.

  • Graduated with a B.S. in Middle School Education from UL Lafayette in 2006.

  • Graduated with a Master's in Curriculum & Instruction at UL Lafayette in May 2014.

  • Jobs held prior to this and when you began at NVMS

    • Taught 8th grade Social Studies at J.H. Williams Middle School (Jan. 2007-May 2007)

    • Taught 6th grade Science and Social Studies at Pesson Elementary (Iberia Parish) August 2007 - May 2012)

    • Taught 6th grade Math, Science and Social Studies at Meaux Elementary (August 2012 May 2014)


Email & Homework



2016-17 NVMS Teacher of the Year
2016 LACUE Region 4 Middle School Teacher of the Year


  • Married to Andre Arcement.  We have 2 children, Grace to 10 yrs old and a 4th grader at Indian Bayou Andrew is now 4  We also have a dog who is 9 years old named Carbon.

 Hobbies and interests.

  • I love to read.  I love to spend time with friends and family.  I love to cook. I love finding new ideas to bring into my classroom.