Week of October 25

🆕 Announcements 🆕

  • Monday
    • Distance Learning Day - Students do NOT report to campus. Teacher professional development.
    • Cross Country STATE Meet
      • Clinton, MS
    • SELL THOSE 30-30-30 Tickets! See prize calendar below!
      • Student who sells the most tickets wins a CASH PRIZE! 
  • Tuesday
    • PSAT - 11th Graders
    • Colt Carnival & Haunted House
      • 4:30pm - 7:30pm
      • Bring your own bag to haul your goodies!
  • Wednesday 
  • Thursday
    • MAIS Chess Tournament
      • Jackson, MS.
      • See e-mail from Coach Reed for details
  • Friday
    • Dyslexia Awareness Balloon Release
      • ~2:00pm after the pep rally on Football Field
      • Schoolwide event
    • Pep Rally
      • 1:20pm
      • CAMO Theme - must follow handbook guidelines for length & appropriateness. 
      • If not wearing camo, you MUST WEAR A SCHOOL UNIFORM. 
      • Student who sells the most tickets wins a CASH PRIZE! 
    • Tailgate hosted by Patrons League - bring your chair and enjoy!
      • Gate opens at 5:00pm - $8/each. EVERYONE must pay!
      • 5:30 - 7:00
      • Sponsor help by Our Delta Table & Crawdad's
      • (No tents needed, just bring your chair.) 
    • Recognizing PeeWee & JV Football & Cheer TEAMS (not individuals)
      • 6:30 on the football field
    • Varsity Football vs. Natchez Cathedral PLAYOFF Game
      • 7pm @ Bayou Academy
      • EVERYONE (students and pass holders included) MUST PAY TO ENTER! $8/each.
      • Elementary students are welcome to join us on the field at Halftime for the MONSTER MASH! Students are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes!
  • Looking Ahead
    • Nov. 11 - Veteran's Day Program - 9:30am
    • Nov. 18 - Last Day for Operation Christmas Child Boxes
    • Nov. 22 - 26 - Thanksgiving Break
    • Dec. 3 - Distance Learning Day - Students do NOT report to campus
    • Dec. 9 - Band Christmas Concert @ Morrison Chapel
    • Dec. 9 - Elementary Christmas Program @ Morrison Chapel

Want to see our entire event (Google) calendar?  Click here!  You can also click the "subscribe" button in the top right corner to add these events to your phone's calendar!  

Secondary Student Announcements:

Announcements: Tuesday Oct 26

  1. Band will be on normal schedule all this week.
  2. Cross Country pictures will be made tomorrow during break in the courtyard. Also Thursday Oct 28 Executive Student Council, Student Council and Community Service Club Pictures will be made during break in the courtyard.
  3. Any students who will be driving to school this year will need to bring their Drivers License and proof of insurance to the office to be copied and then you will receive a decal to be placed on your car. You must do this as soon as possible. Even if you received one last year you will need the decal for the 2021-22 school year. PLEASE DO THIS ASAP IF YOU HAVE NOT DONE ALREADY!!!
  4. The Colt newspaper has a box for students in the office with even more BRAND NEW questions for this week 😊. Please come by the office and fill in your answers. Thanks to all that have been coming by and taking time to answer the questions, soon to be published in the Colt Newspaper.
  5. Detention will be served on Thursday mornings at 7:30.
  6. Wristbands for the Haunted House for 7th through 12th graders are on sale now. Cost is $6.00. Everyone support our Seniors and their hard work and have some fun at the same time!! Colt Carnival and Haunted House will start today at 4:30.
  1. Our Varsity Football team will be hosting Natchez Cathedral here Friday night for the 1st round of the playoffs!! Tailgating will start at 5:30😊 Gate will open at 5:00pm. We need EVERYONE to come out and support our Colts and show your Colt Spirit!!!
  2. 11th Graders will be taking the PSAT today.
  3. The MAIS Chess Tournament is Thursday. Good Luck participants!!


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📢 Patrons League News & Sign-ups 📢

30-30-30 Raffle - 30 days, 30 chances, 30 prizes!  We will begin drawing on November 1st! Purchase tickets from students OR visit Bayou Patrons League Shop.


HUGE thanks to our sponsors! Be sure to support the businesses and patrons that support our school! 


Be sure to thank members of Cleveland Exchange Club for working our concessions and gate during Homecoming!
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🎉 Elementary Students of the Week 🎉



The Elementary Student of the Week is sponsored by Papa John's Pizza in Cleveland, MS. Special thanks to Papa John's!



The Bayou Academy Students of the Week for October 25th are: 


K3-K5: Grady Willcutt

1st-3rd: Sam Hardesty

4th-6th: Cade Stanley






Congratulations! We are so proud of you! 🎉💙


💙 Ways to Give 💙

We have several ways you can give to Bayou Academy.  Some of these are super simple and don't cost YOU a dime!
CLICK HERE for Kroger Community Rewards! (This does not affect your Kroger Rewards.)
You can give directly to the Bayou Academy Foundation by CLICKING HERE or mailing a check to
P.O. Box 1044, Cleveland, MS. 38732.
All monetary donations are 100% tax deductible.


🙏🏽 Verse of the Week 🙏🏽

“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”
-- John 16:33