Oct. 31, 2012 04:58

Alice Boucher's World Languages Academy students got a little special attention from community leaders Tuesday morning. 


The annual Literacy Day event at Alice Boucher Elementary School's World Languages Academy drew a well-rounded lineup of community leaders Tuesday morning.  PHOTOS BY ROBIN MAY

In an effort to increase student literacy proficiency and continue to build a strong bond between school and community, the academy invites leaders to interact through readings with the students. IND Monthly photographer Robin May captured the excitement, shared equally among readers and students. Among those participating in the event were:

    Lafayette City-Parish President Joey Durel
    Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco
    Executive director/scout executive, Boy Scouts of America, Art Hawkins
    Lafayette City-Parish Council member Donald Bertrand
    Lafayette Parish Clerk of Court Louis Perret
    Lafayette Public Library Director Teresa Elberson
    Lafayette Parish School Board President Shelton Cobb

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