Pointe Coupee Electric presents Math & Science Awards

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South

NEW ROADS - Pointe Coupee Electric Membership Corporation is proud to be a partner in education. Your electric cooperative sponsors a variety of educational programs throughout the local schools in its tri-parish service area. One of these programs is the Math & Science Awards Program.

Pointe Coupee Electric just recently presented approximately 30 Math and Science Awards to students in most of the adopted schools throughout its tri-parish service area.

The awards were available to elementary, middle and high school students in schools throughout Iberville, Pointe Coupee and West Baton Rouge parishes.

The Math and Science Awards were given to the students who had the highest combined Math and Science grade in each of the three different school levels.

Elementary students were presented with a framed certificate and a $25 Wal-Mart gift card while junior high students were presented a $50 gift card and high school students $75 gift card.

The management, board members and staff of Pointe Coupee Electric wish to extend congratulations to all of the following award winners for the 2013-2014 school year from Iberville Parish:

-Crescent Jr. High School (6th grade) – Madalyn Saurage - Parents: Dawn Hall and Timothy Saurage of Plaquemine

-Math and Science Academy (5th grade) – Madison Castle – Parents: Tony Castle and Casey Martinez of Plaquemine

-Math and Science Academy (8th grade) – Paul Ponthieux – Parents: Paul and Tammy Ponthieux of Plaquemine

-Math and Science Academy (12th grade) – Jeremy Gremillion – Parents: John and Patricia Gremillion of Port Allen

-North Iberville Elementary (6th grade) – Carlyah Lane – Parent: Stephanie Lane of Maringouin.

-St. John Elementary School (5th grade) – Emily Deslatte - Parents: Dean and Ashley Deslatte of Plaquemine

-St. John Middle School (8th grade) – Sarah Caballero – Parents: Jeanne Medine and Ryan Caballero of Plaquemine

-St. John High School (12th grade) – Benjamin Poirrier – Parents: Timothy and Gwen Poirrier of Addis.