Alice Birney fifth grade students competed in the school’s ninth annual speech competition night, an event founded and sponsored by Fred Parker, general manager of New South Parking at the New Orleans Airport. The event featured a catered dinner for students and parents followed by the live competition. As usual, it was a special night for […]
Family Math Night, October 18, 2016, was a huge success. Many students wore their favorite Superhero costumes and played many math games. A kind thank you to all Birney families for coming to join the math team!
Come join the Birney Team! The first day of school for 1st – 5th grade students is Thursday, August 10th. Be prepared, keep a labeled card in your backpack that includes your first and last name, address, phone number, and a description on how you will get home during the first week of school (car rider, […]
Your classroom teachers are eager to meet you and to start the year off great! Bring your supplies on the first day and start off with a bang!
Students are busy practicing for field day. Field Day is scheduled for Friday, May 8. Class colors are as follows: kindergarten orange or white, first pink or purple, Second yellow or gold, third blue, fourth green, fifth red.
http://vimeo.com/88685550 Save the Date: On January 22, 2015, all Birney students and their families are invited to Birney’s Literacy Night. This year we will celebrate Louisiana through educational activities. The gumbo fun is only just beginning to simmer. Dressing in costume always adds more fun to the night; begin making your plans. Perhaps, you can dress […]
Sizzling storyteller and author Dianne deLas Casas will perform her revved-up stories for all Birney students on October 8. Please take this opportunity to purchase the author’s books for your home libraries.
January 12- January 30 Since 1994, millions of dollars have been raised in pennies and other spare change by more than 10 million elementary, middle and high school students throughout the country. The funds, collected during a three-week period, benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Everyone who participates is a winner! Alice Birney students […]