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Week of September 23rd


  • Monday
    • JV Football Makeup Game vs. Washington
      • 7th Grade – 6pm
      • JV – 7pm
    • Cross Country @ Choctaw Trails – 4pm
    • Softball – NORTH STATE
      • BA vs. Magnolia Heights – 2pm
  • Tuesday
    • Lady Colts Soccer vs. St. Aloysius – 4pm
  • Wednesday
    • Flu Shots – Schoolwide
  • Thursday
    • 7th Grade Jeans Day (For winning the 1st Tailgate Tent!) *Must wear a uniform-regulated shirt*
    • PeeWee Football Home vs. Magnolia Heights – 4:30pm
    • JV Football Home vs. Magnolia Heights
      • (B) – 6:00pm
      • (A) – 7:00pm
  • Friday
    • Deadline to turn in School Day Picture forms – TODAY!
    • Varsity Football @ Magnolia Heights – 7:00pm
  • Saturday
    • Softball STATE Tournament – Magee, MS. – Details TBA
  • Looking Ahead
    • Oct. 3rd – National Bring Your Bible to School Day (see below)
    • Oct. 11th – BoxTop Deadline
    • Oct. 11th – End of 1st 9 Weeks
    • Oct. 11th – K3 – K5 Bull Bottom Farms Trip
    • Oct. 14th – Fall Break
    • Oct. 26th – Bayou Bash

Student Announcements

  • 1st – 6th grade – if your child would like to participate in our Chess Team, contact the elementary office this week. (662-843-8823) The cost will be $20 per child. Your child will participate in the MAIS State Meet in Jackson sometime in October.
  • If anyone is interested in running or walking in the Ruleville Roast 5K Sat. Sept.28, you can pick up a registration form in the office.
  • Detention will be in Mrs. Layman’s room this week.
  • Flu shots will be available for teachers & students Wed Sept 25. We will have forms for the teachers in the office. Students, forms were emailed to your parents.
  • School day picture forms need to be turned in by this Friday.
  • Bayou Blues (8th- 12th) will be dismissed at 9:45 on Tuesday to attend the Garth Brooks program at the Grammy Museum.
  • October 3rd is National Bring Your Bible to School Day. If you bring your Bible to school, you can wear a t-shirt with your favorite Bible verse, hymn, or any church/religious shirt of your choice. You must still wear uniform regulated bottoms. You will have to show your Bible! Let’s show out!

Patrons League

Bayou Bash invitations have been e-mailed! Please visit our page to make a reservation and pay online!

For our October 11th Pink Out game, Patrons League is partnering with Heidi’s to supply these awesome pink shirts! These will be approved for Friday-wear as well! Most importantly, Patrons League AND Heidi’s will be donating 100% of the proceeds from these shirts to Bolivar Relay for Life. Go get a shirt and help support a great cause! These need to be ordered by October 3rd at midnight!

Drawdown Tickets for ½ Tuition Sale – September 3 – October 22

Are you feeling lucky? This year all Bayou Academy families have the opportunity to sell Drawdown tickets. For every 3 tickets a family sells, their name will be entered for a chance to receive ½ off tuition for one student for the 2020-2021 school year. If you are feeling extra lucky purchase a $100 drawdown ticket at your chance to win $20,000. If you are interested in selling tickets you can pick up your family’s tickets at The Image Specialist Monday – Friday from 8 am -12 pm or 1 pm – 5 pm. For any questions please email the

Elementary Students of the Week

Teacher of the Month

Verse of the Week

“Your word is a lamp for my feet and a light on my path.”

Psalms 119:105