This week with Bossier Parish Schools

Here are a few of the GREAT events going on with our Bossier Parish Schools on Thursday:

Thursday, March 1

Be B.R.A.V.E.

Apollo Elementary
2400 Viking Drive
Bossier City

Benton High School student Jillian Maxwell, who was crowned recently
as Miss Louisiana High School America 2018, will be at Apollo
Elementary to present Be B.R.A.V.E. — an anti-bullying platform.
Jillian has started the company “Silly Socks by Jilly,”
( and for every pair of socks she sells, she
will donate a book to elementary schools.   She has sold enough socks
to give books to each Kindergarten and 1st grade classroom in the
district. Apollo will be the first school she visits to present the

In addition, Governor Jon Bel Edwards has proclaimed March 1 as “Be
B.R.A.V.E. Day” in Louisiana in recognition of Jillian’s national
platform and anti-bullying campaign of the Miss Junior High, High
School and Collegiate America Organization. Jillian is also the first student member of the Bossier Chamber of Commerce!


600 S. Perrin St.
Plain Dealing

Carrie Martin Elementary students will be exploring all-things-STEAM,
which stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Math,
during STEAM Day. Students will rotate through various stations from
8:45-12:45, engaging in numerous hands-on activities as they learn how
STEAM is a part of their everyday life.