Week of December 6th

๐Ÿ†• Announcements ๐Ÿ†•

  • Monday
    • Open House (Prospective Student)
      • K3-12th Grade
      • Please share with your friends to come visit tonight from 5pm-7pm if they are considering Bayou Academy
    • Soccer vs. Delta Streets 
      • Varsity Only
      • Beginning at 5:30pm
    • Enrollment Opens 1 WEEK FROM TODAY!
      • Please check your Renweb/FACTS and make sure you are able to log in! 
      • Enrollment will be available from 12/13/21 - 1/7/22
  • Tuesday
    • Basketball @ Magnolia Heights
      • Games begin at 3:00pm
      • 7th Grade
      • JH & HS
  • Wednesday 
  • Thursday
    • Band Christmas Concert
      • Morrison Chapel 
      • 6:00pm
    • Elementary Christmas Program
      • Morrison Chapel
      • 7:00pm
    • Soccer @ Pillow Academy
      • Varsity - 6:00pm
      • JV - Following
  • Friday
    • Last Day for Animal Shelter Drive
      • See graphic below for more details
    • Basketball vs. Washington School
      • Games begin at 3:00pm
      • 7th Grade
      • JH & HS
  • Saturday
    • PeeWee Basketball @ Pillow Academy
      • Schedule attached to announcement e-mail.
  • Looking Ahead
    • Dec. 13 - Elementary AR Deadline
    • 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

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Secondary Student Announcements:

  1. 7-12th grade:  *wear your tacky Christmas sweater/shirt this Friday, 12/10 for $5.  All proceeds will go to the Decorating Committee to help raise funds for future projects

  2. We will have Chapel Wed at 10:00
  3. The Balfour representative will be back on today during break to assist any student with their Senior Invitation orders. An $80.00 deposit is required to place an order. Make Checks payable to โ€œScholastic Products & Awardsโ€
  4. The Colt newspaper has a box for students in the office with DIFFERENT questions for this week ๐Ÿ˜Š. 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. STUDENTSโ€ฆOur 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 to [email protected]
  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. There is a box in the office to collect donations for the Animal Shelter. Items needed are dry dog food (Pedigree preferred), dry cat food (Kitten Chow and Kitten naturals preferred), canned dog and cat food, toys, towels, blankets, paper towels and dish soap. Last date to donate is this Friday Dec 10.
  9. Open House for Prospective Students will be tonight from 5:00-7:00.
  10. Our Varsity Basketball Teams will play Delta Streets Academy here at home tonight at 5:30. Tomorrow our Jr High and Varsity will travel to Senatobia to play Magnolia Heights. 7th grade game will start at 3:00. Our Jr High and Varsity will play Washington here at home Friday.
  11. Our Bayou Academy Band will have a Christmas Concert Thursday.
  12. Our Boys Soccer team will travel to Greenwood Thursday to play Pillow at 6:00.


animal shelter drive




๐Ÿ“ข Patrons League News & Sign-ups ๐Ÿ“ข



๐ŸŽ‰ Elementary Students of the Week ๐ŸŽ‰

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 29th are: 


K3-K5: Drew Washington

1st-3rd: Payden Powell

4th-6th: Brailyn Cummins




Congratulations! We are so proud of you! ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ’™


๐Ÿ’™ Ways to Give ๐Ÿ’™

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.


๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ Verse of the Week ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ

โ€œAnd the angel said to them, "Fear not, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people." 
-- Luke 2:10
Artwork by:  Amy Craft