Faculty & Staff


BeardLane Beard - Pipefitting & Welding
        Pipefitting Syllabus        Welding Syllabus               Advanced Welding Syllabus
I teach Pipefitting and Welding in Agriscience. I have a Master's Degree in Vocational Agricultural Education. I am a Journeyman Pipefitter and a Certified Welding Educator. I am also a National Board Certified Teacher.

Aleshia Smith - Cosmetology     Cosmetology I Syllabus

LandryFelix Landry - Agriculture Agriculture I Syllabus        Agriculture II Syllabus
I have been teaching agriscience for the past 13 years at St. James High and the Career Technology Center. I have had the opportunity to expose our students to the many careers in agriculture, animal science, horticulture, carpentry, etc. If you would like to learn about animals, plants, and the construction industry, then you are in the right place. Education: Bachelors from Louisiana State University in Vocational Agriculture Education

Kelsey Dufresne - Allied Health    Allied Health I Syllabus
I received a  Bachelor's degree in Nursing from Southeastern Louisiana University. I have been an R.N. for 18 years with clinical experience in many hospital and clinical settings. Even now, I continue to work as a nurse in Outpatient Surgery at River Parish Hospital. I am also certified as a First Responder Instructor through the National Bureau of EMS. I am in my 6th year of teaching the Allied Health program and plan to continue sharing the knowledge I have gained with students interested in pursuing a career in healthcare. I have lived in St. James Parish for the past 17 years with my husband and 5 children.

SchexnayderRachael Schexnayder - ProStart     ProStart I Syllabus
I've been teaching ProStart at the Career and Technology Center for 12 years and have enjoyed exposing students to the amazing careers available in the foodservice industry. If you are interested in learning about the fastest growing industry in the United States, you've come to the right place! I'm looking forward to a fun filled semester.  
Education:
Bachelors, Louisiana State University, Vocational Home Economics Education
Masters, Louisiana State University, Educational Leadership
National Board Certified, Career and Technical Education
Certified Secondary Foodservice Educator

Jenifer Laurent - English        English I Syllabus         English II Syllabus
Kelly Magendie - Math           Intro to Algebra Syllabus    Algebra I Syllabus    Algebra II Syllabus     Geometry Syllabus   
Troy Borne - Social Studies     US History Syllabus      Civics Syllabus