On October 24th, Alton Carter, author of Aging Out visited with our students. This presentation was provided by a partnership with the Louisiana Book Festival and the Louisiana Center for the Book in the State Library of Louisiana. Students were mesmerized as Mr. Carter told of his younger years of surviving an addicted mother and […]
Attention all students! Grace King’s PBIS team would like challenge you to keep up your great attendance and behavior! All students with zero absences and referrals from now through October 31st will be invited to attend our Oktober festival with food, music and games on October 31st! Be your best, see you at Oktoberfest!
Let’s Meat at Mooyah to support Lady Irish Volleyball’s fundraiser on Tuesday, September 19 from 5 PM – 9 PM at Mooyah, located at 4100 Veterans Memorial Blvd in Metairie. Mention Grace King when placing your order, and a portion of the proceeds will be given to Grace King Volleyball.
Attention Class of 2018! Please email Assistant Principal Sharon Thomas if you wish to be considered for Career Exploration (formerly known as Early Release). In order to qualify for Career Exploration, seniors must meet ALL of these requirements: Possess 21 or higher ACT score Provide proof of employment Possess a schedule that shows work hours start before […]
Grace King will celebrate Student Council Week with a tribute to Dr. Seuss. The 2017 theme is “STUCO Hears a Who!” Monday starts with “Fox in Sox” day – wear your craziest socks and gummy uniform. Tuesday continues with”Cat in the Hat” day – wear a funny hat and your full uniform. Wednesday will give […]
Congratulations to our Grace King Band and Orchestra students who swept the LMEA District VI Large Ensemble Assessment Performance today at Chalmette High School in Chalmette, Louisiana. Under the direction of Mr. Ronald Totora, the band and the select orchestra members played the following selections: Valdres March, Music of the Water, and Emperata Overture. All […]
Love is love. It doesn’t matter what you wear on your head or what language or languages you speak. These are just some of the sentiments on the signs you’ll spy around campus as you make your way from class to class. They are reminders of welcome; of the fact that #GKUnited is much more […]
Congratulations to Patherson Rodas, who was accepted into the musician enlistment option of the United States Marine Corp. “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band’s mission is to perform for the President of the United States and the Commandant of the Marine Corps. Founded in 1798 by an Act of Congress, the Marine Band is […]
Grace King’s EOC Blast Schedule Saturday, December 3, 2016 8 AM to 12PM Attend the EOC Blast this Saturday, December 3, beginning at 8:00 AM! You’ll get some extra prep on all things in the end of course testing classes. You’ll be glad that you did! Please remember to sign in at the front desk […]
Anti-bullying Week begins next week, November 14-18, 2016. There will be many activities throughout the campus to encourage us to be kinder to one another and take a stand against bullying. Students we need your help! PBIS will be hosting a contest for creative ways to spread the message of anti-bullying. If you draw, write […]