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Week of October 7th


  • Monday
    • Elementary: If your child is interested in Chess, please send $20 in a marked envelope to the office by Thursday!
    • Gather your Box Tops! Friday is the deadline!
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
    • 1st Grade Pizza Party – Tailgate win!
    • All-Star MAIS Softball – Jackson
      • Congrats to Emma Short, Kressie Lindsey, & Madison Jenkins!
    • All-Star MAIS Soccer – Jackson
      • Congrats to Sydney Davis & Caroline Hendon!
  • Thursday
    • Elementary Chess Team $ Due!
    • Jr. High Pep Rally! ALL Parents are welcome to attend!
      • 12:35pm
    • PeeWee Football @ Lee Academy
      • (A) 4:30pm
      • (B) 6:00pm
    • JV Football @ Lee Academy – 7:00pm
  • Friday
    • Pep Rally @ 12:35 – PARENTS, please feel free to join us at this pep rally. The skit/game is sure to give you a good laugh! Football players will be participating!
    • End of 1st 9 Weeks
    • Box Top Deadline
    • K3 – K5 Bull Bottom Farms Trip
    • DOLLAR DAY – Bring $1 and wear your jeans!
    • Varsity Football Home vs. Starkville Academy
      • Pink Out Game!
    • Deadline for Secondary Chess Team Money!
  • Looking Ahead
    • Oct. 14th – Fall Break – No School
    • Oct. 15th – 18th – Christian Emphasis Week
    • Oct. 17th – College Night
    • Oct. 18th – Teachers RSVP to Bayou Bash Deadline
    • Oct. 21 – Oct. 28 – Elementary: Turn in your Storybook Pumpkin
    • Oct. 23rd – Cheer Competition @ Jackson
    • Oct. 26th – Bayou Bash
    • Oct. 29th – Haunted House/Carnival K3 – 11th Grade
    • Oct. 31st – MAIS Chess Tournament – Jackson, MS.

Student Announcements

  • Dollar Day for Jeans has changed to October 11th to coincide with Pink Out. This includes football players and has been okayed by Coach Godfrey!
  • Interested in joining an Engineering program at MSU? See Mrs. Hill!
  • When you receive a check-out slip from the office, you MUST get the teachers of the classes you’re missing to sign/initial the back of the slip and turn it into the office when you sign out.
  • Make plans to join us for College Night! *See Below*

Congratulations to Lady Colts Softball!

Bayou Academy Lady Colts faced Magnolia Heights on Saturday. The 12-14 game ended in a heartbreaking loss, but we are incredibly proud of our 4A STATE RUNNERS UP! What an accomplishment! They never gave up and fought the entire game! Great season, girls!

Patrons League

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

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

Upper Elementary: Anderson Short
Lower Elementary: Parker Wiley

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! 🎸 Congratulations, Mr. Sheets! 👏🏼🎉

Verse of the Week

“A man without self-control is like a city broken into and left without walls.”

-Proverbs 25:28