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Mission Statement

South Plaquemines High School will provide high quality educational opportunities to all students while creating an environment that emphasizes character, academics, values and leadership.


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Vision Statement

South Plaquemines High School will prepare a community of learners for post-secondary educational, vocational, and career opportunities.


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Principal's Message

     Welcome to South Plaquemines High School where dreams are cultivated and lives are transformed. We achieve by our motto “DAY BY DAY WE GET BETTER AND BETTER”. South Plaquemines High School offers an array of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities that foster great experiences.  Comprised of students and teachers who are resilient, our school is making great strides to become a shining star exemplifying true audacity and sound judgment. South Plaquemines High School is vastly building a culture which is rooted in its unwavering commitment to produce productive lifelong learners who are vested in making our community thrive.
John A. Barthelemy, Principal



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News & Announcements

Call for Scholarships
Attention Parents:

If you are a business owner and interested in creating a scholarship for the 2014-2015 school year.

Please submit scholarship application information to our guidance counselor, Jennifer Slavich @ 504-595-6425. Or you can email the application information to jslavich@ppsb.org.

If you have any questions or concerns, please 504-595-6435.
Driver's Education Information
Any student interested in taking Driver's Education this summer at South Plaquemines High School, please pick-up your application packet in the front office. The application fee is $400 (cash or money order only). The last day you can submit your application and payment is May 21, 2015. We will only accept 40 students. Students are selected on a first come first serve basis. The first meeting date is May 22, 2015 at 5pm in the cafeteria. Students and parents are required to attend the first meeting.

Any questions, please contact Mr. Barthelemy at 504-595-6435.
Transitional Pathway Information Night

Transitional Pathway Information Night South Plaquemines High School partnered with several local businesses to host a Transitional Pathway Information Night on March 11th.
Girls Track Schedule
The Lady Hurricanes Track Schedule is attached. Please come out and support!
Softball and Baseball Schedule
Hurricanes Softball and Baseball Schedule is attached. Come out and support the Canes!
School Meeting @ SPHS Monday, March 9th
The regular meeting of the Plaquemines Parish School Board is scheduled for Monday, March 9, 2015, at South Plaquemies High School, Buras, LA 70041, at 6:00 P.M.
Pathway's Night - March 11th beginning at 5:30pm
Pathway's Night is an opportunity for students and parents to receive information on the state's Jump Start Initiative and what new opportunities SPHS will offer its students next school year.
Spring Sports Meeting
Any student wanting to play track, softball, or baseball must have a parent attend a mandatory meeting. The next meeting will be held on Jan. 26, 2015 at 6 pm. Please see the attached flyer for more information.
Letterman Jacket Information
The letterman jacket sales representative will be here Feb. 3, 2015. If you have any juniors or seniors who qualify for a jacket, please contact Coach Johnson.
Bash On The Bayou
The South Plaquemines High School Wrestling Team would like to invite all community members to come out and support the team as they compete in "The Bash on Da Bayou" wrestling tournament this weekend held at SPHS. Fan support is always welcomed as the wrestlers love to see their teachers cheering them on.
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