Registration at T.S. Cooley was held February 4 - February 20. If you missed the opportunity to register your student entering kindergarten through 5th grade for the 2020-2021 school year, CLICK ON READ FULL STORY to submit your student's information to be added to the waiting list. If any openings are not filled from Spring testing, you will be contacted the week of July 27th with the opportunity to test for open positions. If contacted, a report card for students entering first though fifth grade will be required at the time of testing..
T.S. Cooley’s Accelerated Reading Mardi Gras Mania results have been tabulated. The school wide goal was 2,672 points but Cooley readers went above and beyond that goal with 3, 801.4 points and top readers were selected to represent their class in the annual Mardi Gras parade. Mrs. Thompson’s class royalty is Queen Jude Y., King Logan W. and Royal Court Members Carter P. and Maddox B. Mrs. Guidry’s class royalty is Queen Mila F., King Ryan R. and Royal Court Members Cruz W. and Andrew X. Mrs. Babaz’s royalty is Queen Clara L., King Jack J. and Royal Court Members Yasna J. and Sabella N. Mrs. Caldwell’s royalty is Queen Cassidy F., King Ethan P. and Royal Court Members Cecilia R. and Cayson T. Ms. Stroud’s royalty is Queen Sasha C., King Jacob C. and Royal Court Members Magdalena R. and Evan B. Mrs. Rion’s royalty is Queen Bradlei F., King Colton C. and Royal Court Members Elizabeth B. and Mia M. Mrs. Schmitt’s royalty is Queen Jordan B., King Remy G. and Royal Court Members Layla N. and Olivia F. Mrs. Cappel’s royalty is Queen Sarah R., King Eli A. and Royal Court Member Katelynn O. Mrs. Orndoff’s royalty is Queen Anna G., King Mahad J. and Royal Court Members Julius R. and Harlowe S. Ms. Coyne’s royalty is Queen Zoya N., King Ethan J. and Royal Court Members Sam D. and Hita P. The 1st/2nd grade Parade Marshall is Drew S. and the 3rd/4th grade Parade Marshall is Noah C.
The annual Mighty Mu Math Tournament was held recently at Barbe High School and the T.S. Cooley 3rd and 5th grade teams each won 1st place. Additionally, in 3rd grade Anna A. placed 1st, Sasha C. placed 4th and Colton C. placed 5th. In 4th grade, Jenna H. placed 5th, Clara-Marie V. placed 7th, Olivia F. placed 9th and Lincoln P. and Charbel N. both received Honorable Mentions. In 5th grade, Julius R.. placed 4th, Max W. placed 6th, and Brooke B., Mahad J. and Case S. received Honorable Mentions. CLICK ON READ FULL STORY for photos of the T.S. Cooley math teams.
Thirteen fifth graders from T.S. Cooley joined students from across the district to perform at Bulber Auditorium under the direction of Dr. Paney, Professor of Music at Ole Miss in Oxford, Mississippi. The students that tried out and were selected to perform were Brooke B., Dominic B., Tyra C., Sam D., Lilli D., Anna G., Marley H., Nadine M., Arden P., Ruth R., Harlowe S., Camille S., and Jordan W.
T.S. Cooley 5th graders recently participated in the Region V Science Fair. 1st place awards went to Rhett G., Jackson H., Mahad J. and Thomas W. 2nd place awards went to Ruth R., Julius R., Mason R. and Max W. 3rd place awards went to Norah C., Abby A. and Harlowe S. Honorable Mention was awarded to Kynzie B., Colin O., Zuhair Z., Brooke B. and Jackson R. Special awards were given to four T.S. Cooley students. Arden P. received the Tru Solutions Excitement in Science Award. Zoya N. received the NASA Earth System Science Project Award. Ethan J. received the National Energy Education Development Award and a weeklong scholarship to science summer camp. Mahad J. received The Best Project Award of all elementary entries.
The T.S. Cooley 5th grade BETA teams won numerous awards at state convention recently and 9 entries will go on to compete at nationals this summer. The state winners were: Quiz Bowl won 4th place – team members were Nina D., Julius R., Anna G. and Thomas W. Technology won 2nd place – team members were Zuhair Z. and Colin O. Robotics won 5th place – team members were Mason R., Rhett G., Brayden W. and Jackson R. Engineering won 3rd place – team members were Leah F., Ruth R., Max W. and Dominic B. Marketing and Communications won 5th place – team members were Camille S., Arden P., Norah C. and Jackson H. Book Battle won 5th place – team members were Mahad J., Zoya N. and Ethan J. Lilli M. won 5th place in Visual Arts Sculpture, Lilli D. won 3rd place in Service-Learning Showcase, and Max W. won 1st place in Academics Science.
Our annual spelling bee for 3rd – 5th graders was held the middle of January. The competition was held between the first and second place winners in each homeroom. The school wide winner was 3rd grader Sasha C. in Ms. Cassie Stroud’s class. 5th grader Sam D. in Ms. Katie Coyne's homeroom came in 2nd. CLICK ON READ FULL STORY for a photo of all the spelling bee contestants.
Arden L. brought down the house and won overall with her Line Dance Medley. In group 1st place the winners were Brynley A., Denisse A., Londyn B., Deanna E., Kennedy F., Ashlynn G., Vega H., Janaya J., Violet L., Jocelyn N., Khloe O., Katelyn O. and Gavin S. performing Gonna Be a Lovely Day. In group 2nd place the winners were Owen A. and Jack J. performing One Thing Right. In group 3rd place the winners were Anna A., Aubrey A., June B., Mathilda B., Myla L., Mia M., Anderson P. and Magdalena R. In solo 1st place the winner was Kaylee G. performing Circus, 2nd place was Ariel D. performing Girl in the Mirror, and in 3rd place the winner was Visa N. performing Rainbow. CLICK ON READ FULL STORY for more photos from the big event.
T.S. Cooley was one of only 349 schools to be recognized by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2018. The recognition is based on a school's overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. CLICK ON READ FULL STORY for the news release and American Press articles.
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