le 19 avril, 2021
PATTON EDITION
(PRE-K4 - 2ND GRADE)
PATTON CAMPUS QUICK REFERENCE DIRECTORY | CLICK HERE
GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS
Draft 2021 - 2022 Academic School Calendar | Click Here
GIVE NOLA DAY - Tuesday, May 4
Goal: $35,000 Donors:150        
 
PRIZES:
Raising the Most Money - Large, Medium, and Small Organizations
1st Place: $7,500 2nd Place: $5,000 3rd Place: $2,500 4th Place: $1,000 5th Place: $500

Rock-Around-the-Clock Hours:
Hourly Rock-Around-the-Clock prizes are also drawn randomly from a pool of any nonprofit that received a minimum $10 donation in that hour each hour of the 24-hour giving period. One nonprofit from each category ("small", "medium", and "large") will be awarded $500 each hour.

Visit us on Give NOLA day at bit.ly/LFNOGiveNOLA2021
THIS WEEK! 1, 2, 3, 4 - We declare a Penny War!
WHERE: Resto! (Cafeteria)
WHEN: April 19 – 23, 2021
 
Each grade level (PreK4 - 2nd) will have their own jug to collect money. Students can place coins and/or bills in their grade level water jug at morning dropoff and afternoon pickup
 
Gain points by adding pennies and bills to your grade level jug.
Lower other grade level totals by adding silver coins to their jugs.
 
Pennies & Bills: All pennies and bills will ADD to each grade level’s total                     
Silver Coins: All silver coins will SUBTRACT from each grade level’s total.
 
Points Added                       Points Subtracted
1 Pennies +1 Point      Nickels  -5 Points
$1 dollar +100 Points    Dimes  -10 Points
$5 dollars +500 Points    Quarters -25 Points
$10 dollars +1000 Points
$20 dollars +2000 Points
 
All proceeds will go towards staff appreciation gifts.
2020 - 2021 Yearbook Submissions Needed
Deadline: Sun. April 25
This year has been unlike any other and will be reflected in our fun and eclectic 2020-2021 yearbook! We will feature teacher highlights, best COVID masks, student art, athletics, and anonymous gratitudes; these are only a few of the new sections we will have this year. Below is a list of Google Forms for submitting your entries. We would love to have your participation and encourage you to submit entries for all forms. The due date for all submissions is Sunday, April 25. 

We want to showcase the hard work and dedication to academic excellence that is consistently shown by our students, families and staff. Thank you for everything each and every one of you has contributed to Lycée Français this past year. You may also share other photos with your student's First and Last Name, Grade, Teacher and send them to yearbook@lfno.org.


Help us reach our goal! Support Lycée Athletics!
Did you know that the Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans has an award-winning soccer team - having been crowned the champions of the Metro Middle School League for the past two years?

Did you know that the Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans has an award-winning soccer team - having been crowned the champions of the Metro Middle School League for the past two years?

Lycée Français kindly asks for your help in purchasing resources for our students’ athletic programs - your donation will help Lycée’s athletics program purchase:
  • Jerseys for flag football, volleyball, and cross country, and pinnies for practice.
  • Equipment: soccer balls, basketballs, flags, and football gloves. 
  • Athletic supplies: storage bins for keeping uniforms separate and organized and large water coolers with dispensers for our young athletes.
 
Please donate today! Your investment in the Lycée Français athletics program helps our students learn teamwork, problem-solving, and goal setting. In addition, the program boosts their self-confidence.
PTO La Liaison News
Are you interested in getting more involved at Lycée? Would you like to help build our community, strengthen our diverse student/parent/teacher population, and raise money to support your child’s school? If so, please consider running for La Liaison’s Board of Directors for the 2021-22 school year. 
 
La Liaison is the Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) for Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans (LFNO). Board membership is open to any parent or teacher of Lycée. The Board of Directors serves from June–June, overseeing the PTO for the summer before, through the academic year. Officers attend monthly board meetings and quarterly general meetings (though this has been modified during the pandemic). Board members coordinate and implement a variety of community-building and fundraising events throughout the year. 
 
Board Positions 
Please see the informational flyer or go to La Liaison’s FB group. 
 
The Nomination Process 
If you are interested running for the board, please write a brief bio (250 words maximum), indicating the position you are interested in. Send your bio pto@lfno.org.  
 
The deadline for bio/questionnaire entries is April 21st. 
 
The Election Process 
If there are more nominees than positions, elections will be held through online voting (schedule to be announced). One candidate will be elected for each of the positions on the board by a simple majority vote. All parents and teachers at LFNO are eligible to vote and will be given specific instructions via Etre a la Page and La Liaison FB when the polls open. In the event of a tie, a tie-breaker election shall be held for the position in question. The elected officers will be announced via Etre a la Page and La Liaison’s Facebook page. Candidates will be notified via email. 
 
For More Information 
If you have any questions, please feel free to email pto@lfno.org or post your question to the La Liaison FB page. 
 
Thank you in advance for your participation and we look forward to an exciting number of nominees!!
Quick Reference Documents
RESTO! Meal Service for April:
Breakfast Menu | Click Here
Lunch Menu | Click Here
Community Feeding Menu | Click Here
2020 - 2021 School Calendar (last updated 1.27.21) | Click Here
COMMUNITY RESOURCES*
UNO PAID Research Study:
New Orleans Adolescent Risk and Resilience Study 
Dr. Matthew Scalco at UNO is seeking children and teens ages 9 to 15 and their parents to participate in a study. We are interested in what makes teenagers successful. Participants will be asked to fill out a survey at UNO and parents will be emailed a survey link. Families will be compensated $30 for their time. 


CHEF'S BRIGADE NOLA:
If you or someone in your household has tested positive for COVID-19, or if you have been advised to quarantine by a boss, doctor, or loved one, you qualify to register for this program (no doctor’s approval or note is needed). Anyone over 65, regardless of income brackets, anyone with children under 18 not currently enrolled in a food program and anyone with a chronic illness may also apply. For more information please call NOLA 311 (504-658-2299) or enroll online at NOLA311.org #SaveaRestaurant and apply today!
Coronavirus Parenting: Managing Anger and Frustration
From the Child Mind Institute
*Lycée Français does not endorse or promote any products or services shared in Community Resources.
Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans | 504.620.5500 | info@lfno.org | www.lfno.org