Louisiana Connections Academy, a virtual public charter school serving students from K-12, held a graduation ceremony for its Kindergarten class on June 7, 2013 at Greenwood Community Park Center in Baker. Students came from all over the Louisiana to take part in the school's ceremony. Family, friends, teachers and school representatives attended the ceremony to celebrate the students’ successes.
Kindergarten graduates in alphabetical order: Mercy Renee Achord, Heidi Dianna Bowman, Isabelle Marie Capps, Madison Isis Chatman, Kelly Marie Esposito, Kenna Elyce Findley, Sydney Josephine Gorman, Gavin Adams Hebert, Chloe Elizabeth Massey, Liam Taylor McIntosh, Kennedy Olivia Mitchell, Angel Whisper Pickering, Alanna Maria Piper, Omari Mijal Price, Lance Brian Reeves , Joel David Roig, Jordyn Nicole Romero, Kaylin Celes Sanchez, Joseph Lane Shreeman Jr., Noah Anthony Storm, Dalton John Thomas, Brooklynn Olivia Wallace, and Madilyn Elizabeth Waugh. Not pictured: Evan Michael Barker, Riley Katherine Apfel, and Aquila Abed Hammond
About Louisiana Connections Academy
Louisiana Connections Academy is the state’s leading provider of high-quality, free public virtual charter schooling for grades K through 12. Louisiana Connections Academy offers a superior, personalized education for students, offered by Louisiana certified teachers, with the freedom and flexibility of an online education that meets the state’s standards. As an online charter school, students access their lessons anytime, anywhere as long as they have the technology, tools and support of their family. Accountability for meeting high academic student performance is monitored by the non-profit charter board, Friends of Louisiana Connections Academy, Wade Henderson, President. The charter school is authorized by the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to accept students from any parish in the state. All parishes are represented by the 1,200 students attending for the 2012-13 school year. Principal Caroline Wood has expanded the school curriculum to include tutoring, summer school, dual enrollment programs and high quality electives, such as e-learning courses at Juilliard. The school is headquartered in Baton Rouge at 8281 Goodwood Blvd., Ste J, (225) 372-8389. Student field trips, graduation ceremonies, parent-to-parent events and school information sessions are regularly scheduled and promoted at the school website.
For more information visit http://www.louisianaconnectionsacademy.com