About Our School

Grades 2-5

Our core business is student achievement!

Bains Elementary has been declared a school of exemplary growth by the Louisiana State Department of Education.

Principal: Jodi Lemoine

Assistant Principal: Bill Parkerson

Network Facilitator/Instructional Coach: Torrence Williams

Counselor: Kevin Jenkins

Literacy Integration Specialist: Linda Stovall

Physical Address:
9792 Bains Road
St. Francisville, LA 70775

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1940
St. Francisville, LA 70775 

Phone number: 225 635-3272

Fax number: 225 635-3303

E-mail address: bains@wfpsb.org

PURPOSE STATEMENT: Student Success: Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow

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SCHOOL CREED:

Bains leaders do Believe

Bains leaders can Achieve.

Bains leaders will Inspire.

Bains leaders Never tire.

Bains leaders know Success

Bains soars above the rest!

Go Bains

 

BELIEFS:

  • We believe that students learn best when they are actively engaged in meaningful learning.
  • We believe in providing all students with a variety of instructional approaches.
  • We believe all students have an equal opportunity to learn at their full potential with self-discipline, a good work ethic, and high expectations.
  • We believe all stakeholders must take responsibility to create cooperative and respectful relationships that strengthen communication and foster high academic achievement.
  • We believe in providing educators with the training and resources needed to meet the needs of students through effective research-based practices.
  • We believe instruction and assessment must have a strong link.
  • We believe in nurturing the academic, social, and emotional skills necessary for students to be successful now and in the future.
  • We believe educators must collaborate, plan, question, and research to create a challenging and rewarding school environment for all students.

 

School hours:

First bell: 8:00 A.M.

Tardy bell: 8:05 A.M.

No students should be dropped off before 7:25 A.M.

School ends at 3:13 P.M.

Students must be picked up by 3:30 P.M.

Early dismissal: 12:08 P.M.

 

School Activities:

Beta Club

4-H

Odyssey Lab

Accelerated Reader

D.A.R.E.

Red Ribbon Week

Mardi Gras Court and Parade

Can Day

Read In

Mother's Day Tea

Student of the Year

 

Special Incentives

Good As Gold Awards

Perfect Attendance Awards

Accelerated Reader Awards

Recognition Program- Mid-tern and Final

Good Citizen Awards

Student of the Week

Bains Best