There is an old saying that 'Funny How Time Flies when you're having fun. This is so true, the new year has just begun, but school has been in session since August, and it is time to get our students prepared for the next school year.

T.S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School is preparing for the 2022-2023 school term. They are currently allowing parents to register their kids with applications being accepted online through February 18th. If there are students who reside in Calcasieu Parish and are entering grades kindergarten through fifth grade, they can register to be tested for admission into the magnet school program today.

While there is a heavy emphasis on art integration and regular curriculums offered. They also offer art, French, Theater, physical education, library, computer lab, and more.

All applicants will be screened and ranked according to test scores. There will also be open house sessions hosted on February 8 and February 14. There will be private tours available as well. If you are interested, you are invited to visit the school website or call 337-217-4680 for more information on how to get started.

 

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