Blanchard Elementary School

Blanchard Elementary is proud to be one of the few remaining small-town, traditional, neighborhood schools in the area. We serve approximately 400 students from pre-kindergarten through 3rd Grade.

Operating as usual

Photos from Caddo Parish Public Schools's post 06/06/2022

Congratulations, 2022 graduates! 馃帗

Timeline photos 06/06/2022

Timeline photos

Which summer programs are your children enrolled in? There's hundreds offered in Caddo Parish alone. For a list, follow this link to ensure your children's summer success!


School is out for summer and we know you will need ways to keep the kids entertained. 鈽 Join us for a Treasure Hunt! Check in at the front desk and pick up a hunt geared to your child's age range. Complete the hunt and win a prize!
*Parents, this is a great way to introduce your children to the museum and help them build a love for exploring art!
The hunts are free and available anytime the museum is open. You can go at your own speed at any time!

Timeline photos 05/30/2022

Timeline photos

Today, America and Caddo Schools celebrates the brave men and women who sacrificed their lives in our nation's wars. May they be remembered, always.


Thank you to everyone for making field day the BESt ever!
Upcoming events:
5/23 @ 8:30am - Kindergarten Graduation - Alfred, Jefferson, & Miller
5/23 @ 10:00am - Kindergarten Graduation - Magee & Richie
5/23 @ 12 p.m. - PreK Celebration - Primm & Madison
5/23 @ 12:45 - ECSE Celebration - Moore
5/24 @ 6 p.m. - Yee-Haw! 3rd Grade Program
5/25 @ 9 a.m. - Honors Assembly for 1st grade
5/25 @ 12:15 p.m. - Honors Assembly for 2nd & 3rd grades
5/25 @ 1:30 p.m. - End of the Year Parties (1st - 3rd)
5/26 - Last day for students


Field Day Guidance:
馃帹 Clothes will be splashed with color powder!
馃帓 Don't send backpacks.
馃憻Tennis shoes only.
馃┏ Shorts are fine.
馃憰 T-shirts only.
馃暥 Caps and sunglasses are fine, but students must keep up with them.
馃尀 Teachers are not allowed to put sunscreen on students.
馃暎 We will be at our designated sites promptly at 8:30.
馃挧 Please bring hydration for yourself - it's gonna be HOT!
馃オ Lunch is 10:30-12 in the classroom. You may leave at that time or remain outside on campus.
馃帯 Carnival is 12-2. You may purchase a wristband tomorrow at Field Day.
馃帓 No non-BES school-age children allowed on campus. This includes students who are homeschooled.
馃憢 Once students are checked out, you must leave.
馃 Let's have the BESt field day yet!

Timeline photos 05/18/2022

Timeline photos

We are celebrating the Class of 2022 in a few short days. Click here for the schedule of events and to stream the ceremonies live:
Congrats to all walking the stage! 馃帗馃帗 Give a shoutout to your senior and the school they attend!


Tomorrow is the last day to buy Carnival wristbands without having to wait in line! $15/wristband


Tonight, Sunday May 15, there will be an easily viewable total lunar eclipse!! The eclipse will begin at 9:30pm and be in totality from 10:30pm until almost midnight when the moon begins to move out of the Earth's shadow.
More here:


Sheriff Steve Prator announced that applications are being accepted for this summer鈥檚 Caddo Sheriff's Camp.

The free overnight camp for boys ages 8-12 will be held at Kinsey Scout Reservation June 13-15. It is conducted by the Sheriff鈥檚 Office and the Boy Scouts of America, Norwela Council.

The camp introduces scouting to Caddo Parish boys who may not otherwise have an opportunity to attend summer camp. Campers participate in outdoor activities such as swimming, archery, and marksmanship, and also work on developing leadership skills.

Transportation to and from camp is provided, and funding is made possible through citizen donations. Applications can be obtained from the Boy Scout office by calling 868-2774.


Check out our website for all the End-of-the-Year events!


Guess who's excited for Field Day! Feel free to explore the Field Day wishlist to make donations. 隆Adivina qui茅n est谩 emocionado por el D铆a de Campo! Si茅ntase libre de explorar la lista de deseos del Field Day para hacer donaciones.

Timeline photos 05/01/2022


Special Education Advisory Council Vacancy (volunteer) 04/29/2022

Special Education Advisory Council Vacancy (volunteer)

Special Education Advisory Council Vacancy (volunteer)

Special Education Advisory Council Vacancy (volunteer) Do you want to become a member of the Special Education Advisory Council? Louisiana law requires th...

Voter Portal 04/29/2022

Voter Portal

Tomorrow is Election Day as the Caddo Parish School Board asks voters to decide whether to continue three existing millages used to provide for vital operations of schools.

Funding from these millages provides for critical functions of the district including:

路 Salaries and benefits for teachers and support staff
路 Maintenance and upkeep of school buildings
路 Classroom technology
路 Curriculum and classroom resources
路 Maintenance and fuel for the district's bus fleet
路 ADA compliance projects including restrooms, elevators, etc.
路 Upgrades of and repairs to heating and air condition of schools and sites

All three propositions have been on the rolls for over 20 years and are already being paid by the citizens of Caddo Parish. Thus, these are not new taxes but a continuation of current rates.

Polls will open at 7 a.m. and remain open until 8 p.m. To learn more about where you vote, visit the Secretary of State's Voter Portal.

Voter Portal This secure web application can be used to find voter registration and elections information. A search by address option is also available if desired. Searching by address provides information about all voters at an address.


Parents of 3rd graders going to Donnie Bickham Middle School next year - click here to reserve your spot at the DBMS Open House!

Padres de estudiantes de 3er grado que asistir谩n a la Escuela Intermedia Donnie Bickham el pr贸ximo a帽o: 隆hagan clic aqu铆 para reservar su lugar en la jornada de puertas abiertas de DBMS!

Timeline photos 04/26/2022

THIS WEEK: Caddo Schools will host its Spring Job Fair and Certification Info Expo. We are looking for:
Child Nutrition Staff
Classroom Aides
Bus Drivers
Secretaries name a few open positions. Tell a friend that Caddo Schools is hiring THIS Thursday!


Cooper Walker competed with the Caddo Parish team in the LA State Elementary Fitness Meet in Basile, LA, this morning. He placed 3rd overall in the 600 yard run. The Caddo Parish team finished overall in 2nd place. Congratulations, Cooper!!!


Want to know what's on the LEAP? Looking to help your child study? Go to for previous exams and other resources.
驴Quieres saber qu茅 hay en el LEAP? 驴Buscas ayudar a tu hijo a estudiar? Vaya a para ver ex谩menes anteriores y otros recursos.

10 Ways to Overcome Test Anxiety 04/21/2022

10 Ways to Overcome Test Anxiety

Third graders take the LEAP test April 27-May 3. Here are some tips to help overcome test anxiety.

10 Ways to Overcome Test Anxiety Don't let test anxiety derail weeks and months of hard work.

Timeline photos 04/15/2022

Timeline photos

The Department has released the Future of Assessment Survey to gather feedback on what is working well and what challenges need to be addressed.

The survey will be available through April 29, 2022.
See more info here:


Have a peaceful Easter break, and we'll see you back at school on Tuesday.
Que tengan unas tranquilas vacaciones de Pascua y nos vemos de regreso en la escuela el martes.


Save the date! Registration for our Summer Reading Program opens April 18th.


This Thursday is the last day to order field day shirts! No late orders will be accepted.


The Teacher Gets A+

I look forward to your class
When I come to school.
You're an awesome teacher;
I think you're very cool.

You're smart and fair and friendly;
You're helping all of us.
And if I got to grade you,
From me you'd get A+!

By Joanna Fuchs

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!


The deadline for field day shirts is April 14!

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Are you ready, second graders?




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