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Career Center instructor Gary Weese earns $50,000 teaching award

Career Center instructor Gary Weese earns $50,000 teaching award

Caddo Career & Technology Center instructor Gary Weese has been announced as the $50,000 recipient of the 2021 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence. Weese has been an automotive technology teacher with CCTC for 22 years and an ASE...

Caddo announces updated COVID guidance to safely kick off school year

Caddo announces updated COVID guidance to safely kick off school year

With Caddo Schools preparing to greet students for the 2021-2022 school year on Aug. 23, plans are underway to ensure the safety of students, families and staff while prioritizing in-person instruction five days a week. The plan, called Caddo Strong Start 2.0, was...

Queensborough Elementary leader named State Principal of the Year

Queensborough Elementary leader named State Principal of the Year

The Louisiana Department of Education announced the 2022 Louisiana Teacher and Principal of the Year at the 15th Annual Cecil J. Picard Educator Awards Gala, held virtually the evening of Friday, July 16. Marco French of Queensborough Elementary School in Caddo Parish...

Caddo leaders begin service in new roles

Caddo leaders begin service in new roles

Superintendent Dr. Lamar Goree has selected Dr. Marvin Rainey, Beverly Cole, Mary Nash-Wood and Charnae McDonald to lead as an Executive Director of School Performance, Executive Director of Federal Programs, Executive Director of Strategic Initiatives and Director of...

Caddo student commits to Call Me MISTER program at Northwestern

Caddo student commits to Call Me MISTER program at Northwestern

Christian Holmes, a 2021 graduate of C.E. Byrd High School in Shreveport, was honored during a signing day program for future educators.  Holmes committed to participate in the Call Me MISTER program at Northwestern State University, an initiative to recruit African...

Sen. Fields visits Shreve Island to highlight mandatory kindergarten

Sen. Fields visits Shreve Island to highlight mandatory kindergarten

Sen. Cleo Fields joined Dr. T. Lamar Goree, Superintendent of Caddo Schools, as well as members of the Caddo Parish School Board and the local delegation of legislators in celebrating the signing of mandatory kindergarten into law. Louisiana joins 19 other states...

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Upcoming Events

October 21: Special Education Advisory Council Meeting

October 22: Professional Development Day (no students)

November 6: United Way NWLA + Caddo Schools Day of Service

November 22-26: Thanksgiving Holidays (schools and sites closed)

 

Transportation Focus

With more than 23,000 students transported on Caddo’s buses every day, our Transportation Department works to provide the highest quality performance to support our families.

Covid-19 Response & Information

Health and Safety Focus

Caddo is committed to providing the safest environment for our teachers and staff through rigorous cleanliness standards and a thorough protocol for addressing exposure to the virus. 

Early Childhood Focus

Caddo Smart Start is a network of publicly funded, high-quality early childhood programs serving infants, toddlers and prekindergarten age children.

Teacher Focus

Teach Caddo attracts, develops and retains high-quality employees for fulfilling careers through partnerships with stakeholders.

Featured Video

Upcoming Events

October 21: Special Education Advisory Council Meeting

October 22: Professional Development Day (no students)

November 6: United Way NWLA + Caddo Schools Day of Service

November 22-26: Thanksgiving Holidays (schools and sites closed)

 

Transportation Focus

With more than 23,000 students transported on Caddo’s buses every day, our Transportation Department works to provide the highest quality performance to support our families.

Covid-19 Response & Information

Health and Safety Focus

Caddo is committed to providing the safest environment for our teachers and staff through rigorous cleanliness standards and a thorough protocol for addressing exposure to the virus. 

Early Childhood Focus

Caddo Smart Start is a network of publicly funded, high-quality early childhood programs serving infants, toddlers and prekindergarten age children.

Teacher Focus

Teach Caddo attracts, develops and retains high-quality employees for fulfilling careers through partnerships with stakeholders.

News & Announcements

Career Center instructor Gary Weese earns $50,000 teaching award

Career Center instructor Gary Weese earns $50,000 teaching award

Caddo Career & Technology Center instructor Gary Weese has been announced as the $50,000 recipient of the 2021 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence. Weese has been an automotive technology teacher with CCTC for 22 years and an ASE...

Caddo announces updated COVID guidance to safely kick off school year

Caddo announces updated COVID guidance to safely kick off school year

With Caddo Schools preparing to greet students for the 2021-2022 school year on Aug. 23, plans are underway to ensure the safety of students, families and staff while prioritizing in-person instruction five days a week. The plan, called Caddo Strong Start 2.0, was...

Queensborough Elementary leader named State Principal of the Year

Queensborough Elementary leader named State Principal of the Year

The Louisiana Department of Education announced the 2022 Louisiana Teacher and Principal of the Year at the 15th Annual Cecil J. Picard Educator Awards Gala, held virtually the evening of Friday, July 16. Marco French of Queensborough Elementary School in Caddo Parish...

Caddo leaders begin service in new roles

Caddo leaders begin service in new roles

Superintendent Dr. Lamar Goree has selected Dr. Marvin Rainey, Beverly Cole, Mary Nash-Wood and Charnae McDonald to lead as an Executive Director of School Performance, Executive Director of Federal Programs, Executive Director of Strategic Initiatives and Director of...

Caddo mourns the loss of former superintendent

Caddo mourns the loss of former superintendent

Caddo Parish Public Schools is mourning the loss of one of its most recent leaders. Dr. Gerald Dawkins, 72, passed away on Thursday evening. Dr. Dawkins served as superintendent of Caddo Schools from 2008 to 2013. He came to Caddo following seven years as...

Career Center instructor Gary Weese earns $50,000 teaching award

Career Center instructor Gary Weese earns $50,000 teaching award

Caddo Career & Technology Center instructor Gary Weese has been announced as the $50,000 recipient of the 2021 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence. Weese has been an automotive technology teacher with CCTC for 22 years and an ASE...

Caddo announces updated COVID guidance to safely kick off school year

Caddo announces updated COVID guidance to safely kick off school year

With Caddo Schools preparing to greet students for the 2021-2022 school year on Aug. 23, plans are underway to ensure the safety of students, families and staff while prioritizing in-person instruction five days a week. The plan, called Caddo Strong Start 2.0, was...

Queensborough Elementary leader named State Principal of the Year

Queensborough Elementary leader named State Principal of the Year

The Louisiana Department of Education announced the 2022 Louisiana Teacher and Principal of the Year at the 15th Annual Cecil J. Picard Educator Awards Gala, held virtually the evening of Friday, July 16. Marco French of Queensborough Elementary School in Caddo Parish...

Caddo leaders begin service in new roles

Caddo leaders begin service in new roles

Superintendent Dr. Lamar Goree has selected Dr. Marvin Rainey, Beverly Cole, Mary Nash-Wood and Charnae McDonald to lead as an Executive Director of School Performance, Executive Director of Federal Programs, Executive Director of Strategic Initiatives and Director of...

Caddo student commits to Call Me MISTER program at Northwestern

Caddo student commits to Call Me MISTER program at Northwestern

Christian Holmes, a 2021 graduate of C.E. Byrd High School in Shreveport, was honored during a signing day program for future educators.  Holmes committed to participate in the Call Me MISTER program at Northwestern State University, an initiative to recruit African...

Sen. Fields visits Shreve Island to highlight mandatory kindergarten

Sen. Fields visits Shreve Island to highlight mandatory kindergarten

Sen. Cleo Fields joined Dr. T. Lamar Goree, Superintendent of Caddo Schools, as well as members of the Caddo Parish School Board and the local delegation of legislators in celebrating the signing of mandatory kindergarten into law. Louisiana joins 19 other states...

P-EBT card assistance available

P-EBT card assistance available

The Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) Program was created in Spring 2020 to provide funds for families to buy food while schools were closed due to COVID-19. More P-EBT funds are being issued for the 2020-21 school year and will be available this summer...

Caddo schools serve as summer food service sites

Caddo schools serve as summer food service sites

Meeting the need of providing essential, nutritious meals to children across our parish, Caddo Schools is proud to provide access to 36 schools which will serve as feeding sites at various times throughout the summer. Summer sites are listed below along with operating...

Caddo seeks input on “Big Dreams Start Here” strategic plan

Caddo seeks input on “Big Dreams Start Here” strategic plan

On Tuesday, the district presented its draft strategic plan to the Caddo Parish School Board for review. The plan, called “Big Dreams Start Here,” defines the district’s priorities over the next three years and was developed over an 18-month period using feedback from...

Caddo Board Appoints Interim District 7 Representative

Caddo Board Appoints Interim District 7 Representative

Following the application of three community members, the Caddo Parish School Board on Tuesday voted to appoint Darrin Dixon to serve District 7 as interim Board Member until an election is held this fall. In the Board’s...