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Week of October 28th


  • Monday
    • Last Day to turn in Storybook Pumpkins for Elementary! (See a few below!)
    • Cross Country STATE @ Choctaw Trails
    • Varsity Basketball Girl’s Preseason Tournament @ IA
      • Oct. 28th – 31st
    • Interest Meeting for 4H Conservation Club – 5:30pm
      • Call Bolivar County Extension Office for more details. 662-843-8361
  • Tuesday
    • Varsity Basketball Girl’s Preseason Tournament @ IA
      • Oct. 28th – 31st
    • Colt Carnival & Haunted House
      • Bayou Academy – 5:00 – 7:00pm
  • Wednesday
    • Boy’s Soccer Meeting – MANDATORY
      • 5:30pm in Cafeteria
      • For Parents & Players
    • Varsity Basketball Girl’s Preseason Tournament @ IA
      • Oct. 28th – 31st
  • Thursday
    • Varsity Basketball Girl’s Preseason Tournament @ IA
      • Oct. 28th – 31st
    • MAIS Chess Tournament – all day
    • Happy Halloween! Be safe!
  • Friday
    • Late Start Day for 7th – 12th grade.
      • Students must be at school by 9:00am
  • Looking Ahead
    • Nov. 3rd – Daylight Savings Time ENDS – Gain an hour!
    • Nov. 5th – Crazy Sock OR Hat Day (choose one!) – Dollar Day
    • Nov. 5th – Pop-Up Shop for Patrons League Wear
    • Nov. 8th – Deadline for Senior Yearbook Ads
    • Nov. 14th – Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Deadline
    • Nov. 14th – Blue & White BINGO Night RESCHEDULING
    • Nov. 21st – Hangout with the Headmaster – 7th PARENTS grade only – 6pm
    • Nov. 25th – 29th – Thanksgiving Break
    • Dec. 7th – Holiday Hustle 5K & Fun Run (See Patrons League section below)
    • Dec. 12th – Elementary Christmas Program – 6:30pm
      • 1st – 6th grades
    • Dec. 13th – Junior High Winter Dance – 7:00pm
    • Dec. 17th – Hangout with the Headmaster – 1st – 3rd grades – 6pm

Student Announcements

  1. All Seniors will meet in the library on Wed at 9:10am with Hunter from Balfour about graduation invitations.
  2. Our Varsity Girls basketball team kicks off their season tonight in the Indianola Academy Preseason Invitational Tournament. They will be playing Manchester at 6:30pm. Good Luck to our Lady Colts!!
  3. Sr Yearbook Ad forms have been sent out. They are due by Nov. 8th.
  4. Cross Country State Meet is today in Clinton. Good Luck to all our runners!
  5. Glenda Causey w/ Chamber of Commerce needs 3 volunteers for the Gingerbread House on Sunday Dec 15 from 1-3 pm for storytime. You would be required to dress as an elf , or any Christmas character, and have your own costume. Please come to the office if you are interested and we will provide you the information.

Patrons League

Dollar Day

Since it’s cold outside and you can’t see those cute socks, we are adding HATS to this deal. Bring $1 and CHOOSE crazy socks or a hat!

Holiday Hustle 5K & Fun Run

It’s time to sign up for our Holiday Hustle 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run! This will be held on December 7th at 4:30pm. You can register for this event by CLICKING HERE and following the prompts to register! The run will be downtown and you’ll be going through the downtown Christmas lights! Sign up and join us for a fun night!

Elementary Students of the Week

Charitable Causes

Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes

The elementary is participating in Operation Christmas Child with Samaritan’s Purse. All boxes must be packed and ready to go on November 14th! Please help us with this worthy cause! Each box costs $9 to ship. If you can spare anything to help ship our boxes, please label your money and send to your homeroom teacher. Thank you so much!

Click here to go straight to our fundraising page for STICK IT to the Staff! This is going to be such a fun day!

Teacher of the Month

Congratulations to Mr. Josh Sheets for being named the Teacher of the Month for September. You inspire your students and go above the call of a teacher. It is obvious to everyone around you that you value and cherish your students. We are so fortunate and blessed to have you with us at Bayou Academy! Thank you for all you do for Bayou & your students! You also air guitar better than anyone else, ever! πŸŽΈ Congratulations, Mr. Sheets! πŸ‘πŸΌπŸŽ‰

Verse of the Week

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

– John 1:1

Land’s End Sale for School Uniforms