Week of November 15th

πŸ†• Announcements πŸ†•

  • Monday
    • College Fair
      • 5:30 - 7:00 in the GYM
      • Juniors REQUIRED
      • 9th, 10th, & 12th are encouraged to attend
      • 6:00pm - Financial Director speaking in cafe to parents (see graphic below)
  • Tuesday
    • 6th Grade Yearbook Ads DUE TODAY
      • Must submit form and payment. Totally optional, but this is the ONLY opportunity to purchase a 6th grade ad. 
    • Basketball vs. Marshall Academy
      • No 7th grade games
      • JH & HS Only
      • Games begin at 4:00pm
  • Wednesday 
  • Thursday
    • Operation Christmas Child Box Items DUE TODAY
      • If you signed up to bring something, please have it to school today!
    • Basketball @ North Delta
      • 7th, JH, HS
      • Games begin at 3pm0
  • Friday
    • K5 Thanksgiving Program
      • 8:30pm in GYM
    • Basketball @ Cleveland Central
      • HS Girls & Boys ONLY
      • Games begin at 6pm
      • Tickets can ONLY be purchased HERE. No physical tickets will be sold at the gate!
  • Saturday
    • PeeWee Basketball vs. Magnolia Heights
      • GIRLS only 
      • 10am
  • Monday - Friday NEXT WEEK
    • Thanksgiving Break - No School. 
    • Happy Thanksgiving! 
  • Looking Ahead
    • Dec. 2 - Fall Athletic Awards - 8:00am - BA Gym
    • Dec. 3 - Distance Learning Day - Students do NOT report to campus
    • Dec. 6 - Prospective Student Open House 5pm - 7pm
    • Dec. 9 - Band Christmas Concert @ Morrison Chapel - 6pm
    • Dec. 9 - Elementary Christmas Program @ Morrison Chapel - 7pm
    • Dec. 13 - Current Family Enrollment BEGINS - Ends 1/7/22
    • Dec. 13 - Exams Begin (Full Day)
    • Dec. 14-17 - Exams (Early Dismissal) 
    • Dec. 20 - Makeup Exams Only

Secondary Exam Schedule - Dec. 13-20th

  • Monday, 12/13 (FULL DAY) - Electives
  • Tuesday, 12/14 (Early Dismissal)  - English
  • Wednesday, 12/15 (Early Dismissal) - Math
  • Thursday, 12/16 (Early Dismissal) - Science
  • Friday, 12/17 (Early Dismissal) - History
  • Monday, 12/20 (Early Dismissal) - Make-up Exams ONLY. You do not have to attend if you do not have a make-up exam to take. 
exam schedule

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: Monday Nov 15

  1. The Colt newspaper has a box for students in the office with DIFFERENT 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.
  2. Detention will be served on Thursday mornings at 7:30.
  3. STUDENTS!!!....during your break in the gym, for the remainder of basketball season…you will need to sit on the visitor bleachers only. DO NOT sit on stage or home bench or seats!!!
  4. We will have Chapel tomorrow from 10:00-10:30. Taylor Summers will be speaking.
  5. STUDENTS…Our School Newspaper would like you to submit stories, poems, comics, photography or art in general for a chance to be featured in each issue. All submissions should be sent toannisten.thomas@bayouacademy.net
  6. There is a sign up sheet in the office for girls 9th-12th grade, who are interested in being a Diamond Girl.
  7. Students..there are sign up sheets in the office for Future Medical Professionals Club, Bayou SADD (Students against Destructive Decisions) and Writing Club..Mr Reed will inform the students about each one. Also there is Book Club sign up in the Library.
  8. Our Jr High and Varsity Basketball Teams will play Marshall Academy Here tomorrow. Jr High games will start at 4:00. Goooo Colts!! Thursday our 7th/8th, JV and Varsity will travel to Batesville to play North Delta. Friday our Varsity Boys and Girls will play at Cleveland Central.
college fair
Pancakes with Santa @ GRAMMY Museum MS


πŸ“’ Patrons League News & Sign-ups πŸ“’


30-30-30 Drawings are posted around 1:00-2:00pm on our Bayou Academy Facebook page! 


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


πŸŽ‰ Elementary Students of the Week πŸŽ‰



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 November 8th are: 


K3-K5: Mary Rylan Bills

1st-3rd: Mary Lofton Melton

4th-6th: Anslee Tharp






Congratulations! We are so proud of you! πŸŽ‰πŸ’™


πŸ’™ Ways to Give πŸ’™

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.


πŸ™πŸ½ Verse of the Week πŸ™πŸ½

β€œThanks be to God for His indescribable gift!"
-- 2 Corinthians 9:15
Artwork by:  Amy Craft