August 4, 2022
Looking Ahead...
The website calendar has been updated. Please note: dates are subject to change.
Read Dragon Tales weekly for current information.
Back-To-School Bash - Thursday, August 4 , 5 - 7 PM
Uniform Sale - Thursday, August 4 , 5 - 7 PM
Gently used uniforms will be for sale in the cafeteria during the Back-To-School Bash. Please consider signing up to help out for a shift or two. Help is especially needed for set up! 
Volunteers can shop early. Students can sign up as well for service hours.
Carpool Volunteers Needed - Please Sign Up
It's hard to believe but school is back in full swing starting Monday, August 8th. This year we will have 2 carpool lines, so to help our families know where to go and keep the lines moving, we will need quite a few volunteers to help with carpool duties for the first few days of school. We are looking for volunteers to help us cover both morning and afternoon carpool from Monday, August 8th - Friday, August 12th. Please consider signing up to help.
Bus Riders - Please Note
Post cards noting bus route assignments from the EBR Parish School System were mailed. Look for your card with your bus assignment to arrive in the mail soon. 
Please contact Sissy Duncan - if you need assistance with EBR School System bus service.
Before/After Care Enrollment Is Closed
BEFORE/AFTER CARE ENROLLMENT IS CLOSED. All grade levels are FULL at this time. Please contact Susan Giles ( if you have any questions.
Volunteer Sign-Up - Closes Tomorrow, Friday, August 5th
Please sign up to volunteer for the below listed school-wide activities by clicking HERE. Sign-up link will be closed Friday, August 5, 2022.
  • Room Parent - Please note if you are interested in being a Room Parent, you must complete the online form at the link provided in this email. 
  • Reception Committee
  • Baker’s Committee
  • Vision & Hearing Screenings
  • Office Copy Corp
  • Carpool Volunteer
  • Performing and Creative Arts
  • St. George Fair
  • Spirit Day Event Committee
  • Used Uniform Sale
  • Library Committee
  • Auction Committee
  • Cafeteria Angels
  • Lost & Found Committee
  • Community Partners Committee
  • Mother/Son OR Father/Daughter Dance 
All volunteers are required to successfully complete the volunteer certification as mandated by the Diocese of Baton Rouge. Find volunteer certification details HERE. The summer is a great time to complete the volunteer certification, including your background check. Lines for fingerprinting at the State Police Office are shorter during the summer.

Upon completion of the online volunteer sign up form you will receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please check your spam or junk email or complete the form again.

Thank you for sharing the gift of your time and talents! We wholeheartedly appreciate our volunteers!
Immunizations / Medication Drop-Off / Update Important Student Data

  • Please have your child's required vaccinations completed and return the updated immunization record to the school office by Thursday, August 4, 2022.
  • For your convenience, you may upload student's updated certified records of immunization here.


Keeping this important information current is necessary for the school to have accurate student data in case of emergencies.

Please review the following webforms and provide updates, if applicable
  • Student Health and Emergency Form
  • Student Pick-Up Form *
  • Emergency Contact Form *
  • Student Demographic Form
  • Parent Demographic Form

* Please note: Parents' names and contact information must be included in the Emergency Contact form and the Pick-Up form, along with other listed contacts. 

Find these forms in your FACTS Family Portal account. (District Code: SGCS-LA)
  • School Information / Web Forms / Family Demographic Forms
Child Nutrition Program Notes
Policies and Procedures
  • New tardy time - 7:43 - update in handbook.
  • Special sweatshirt for middle school students (6th-8th grade) - Navy blue sweatshirt with white letters will be available at uniform stores by the end of next week - update in the handbook.
  • Please read the entire parent/student handbook as many policies were updated and added.
  • Please note that 6th - 8th graders will dress out for PE. Uniforms for PE class may be purchased at the local uniform stores.
School Supply Lists (Grade 2-8)
School supply kits for Grades 2-8 may be found here.

Grade PreK - 1st: Students were charged a supply fee in lieu of ordering supply kits. Supplies will be in PreK - 1st grade classes on the first day of school.

Grades 2 - 8: Supplies will brought over the first few days of school. Homeroom teachers will send directions by email.
Carpool Signs
Parents, please make a carpool sign to hang in your car for pickup on the first day of school. The sign should have the family name in big letters and the youngest child's name along with their grade level.
St. George School will supply two carpool signs per family. Your youngest child will receive these on the first day of school for grades 1st - 8th. PreK and K will receive theirs at the parent orientation/meeting on Friday, August 5th.
Summer Reading - Grade 1st - 8th
Students entering grades 1st - 8th are expected to have completed the summer reading book by the first day of school. Activities and grades will be given at the start of school based on the novels and books listed here.
Cantor Auditions 2022-2023 School Year
All students in grades 7 and 8 are eligible to audition for SGS Cantor for the upcoming school year. Cantor Auditions (closed auditions) will be held on Tuesday, August 9, after school, from 3:10 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the St. George Church. Sign up information and audition material are available on the SGS Website/Student Life/Clubs and Activities. For additional information, email Mrs. Jan Dupre,, or call (225) 293-1298.
Athletic Dragon News
Welcome Back Dragons! The athletic department is excited to get the new school year underway and fall sports started! Here is a look at the timeline of sports offered this year:

Fall Sports- August-early November
Cross Country- boys and girls in 4th-8th
Football- boys in 4th-8th 
Girls Basketball- 3rd-8th
Swimming-boys and girls in 5th-8th

Winter Sports-November-early March
Boys Basketball- 3rd-8th 

Spring Sports-March-May
Girls Volleyball- 5th-8th
Track & Field- 5th-8th

Intramurals-more specific info for each to follow:
K-1 boys and girls will begin after Labor Day
3rd/4th Girls Flag Football in Dec-Feb
7th/8th Boys volleyball beginning in March

Girls Basketball:
There is a mandatory parent meeting for girls basketball on Tuesday, August 9 at 6:00pm in the gym. At least one parent must be present if you have a daughter interested in playing basketball. If you have not completed the google form to sign your daughter up to participate please do so ASAP: 2022 Girls Basketball

Below is a schedule for tryouts for 6th-8th grade and evaluations for 3rd-5th:
Wednesday, August 10 
  • 3:00-4:30 7th Grade
  • 4:30-6:00 6th Grade
  • 6:00-7:30 8th Grade

Thursday, August 11  
  • 3:00-4:30 7th Grade
  • 4:30-6:00 6th Grade
  • 6:00-7:30 8th Grade

Friday, August 12  
  • 3:00-4:00 5th Grade
  • 4:00-5:00 4th Grade
  • 5:00-6:00 3rd Grade
Boys Football:
Football is open to any boy in 4th-8th grade. Practices will begin Monday, August 8th, the coaches have sent out information for the individual teams practice schedule for the first week or two. If you have not signed up for boys football, or if you think you signed up but have not received any communication from the coaches please email Ashley Bourgeois asap so you can get you the information needed for your son to play football.

Cross Country:
Cross country is open to all boys and girls in 4th-8th grade. The coaches are eager to get the season started! If you are not signed up yet and would like more information on the cross country team email Ashley Bourgeois

The swim team is open to boys and girls in 5th-8th grade. An informational email was sent out earlier this week with a sign up. If you have not signed up yet please do so with this link: 2022 Swim Team
If you have any questions or did not receive the informational email please contact Ashley Bourgeois

The weekly schedule for all Dragon teams will be posted in Dragon Tales so make sure you check to see when you can go support all your favorite Dragons!! We are looking forward to a fun and successful year!

St. George Fair T-Shirts On Sale Now - Order by 8/12/22
Dragon Hearts / Divine Mercy Girls - Registration Open
2022-2023 Dragon Hearts Club and Divine Mercy Girls is open!
Dragon Hearts Club and Divine Mercy Girls are service clubs for girls in grades Kindergarten - 5th and 6th - 8th. Our motto is “Do small things with great love” from Saint Teresa. We are focused on friends, having fun while serving others and learning about our Catholic faith.
Registration, Adult Helper sign-up & Information:
Registration will close on August 17, 2022.
Feel free to email us with any questions.
Cub Scouts - Join Cub Scouts Pack 136
St. George Marriage Ministry Event
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