Student Spotlight

Some of the best students and teachers in Louisiana are right here in Gueydan, and we think they deserve some recognition, so this is our chance to get to know them a little better. This is our Student Spotlight on Jesse Owens 3rd grader Tatyn Leopold.

What's your name?

Tatyn Leopold

Do you have a nickname? 


What grade are you currently in?

3rd Grade

Are you a part of any clubs or activities here at Jesse Owens?


What do you love about being at JOES?

The teachers they are nice.

What's your favorite class this year?

Mrs. Nicole's math & science classes.

Who's your favorite teacher you've ever had at Jesse Owens? What did you love about being in their class?

Mrs. Nicole she is very nice

What's your favorite school lunch?

Chicken nuggets

What event(s) do you look forward to the most at school every year and why? 

Field trips

If you could pick any 3 Jesse Owens students to go with you on a cross country road trip, who would they be and where would you go?

Asher, Brody, & Addison, we will go to the zoo

What's your favorite memory of elementary school so far?

The field trips

Do you have any favorite movies or songs? What are they?

Iron Man

If you could give one piece of advice to future students, what would it be?

The teachers and principal of the school is nice so do the work they tell you to do and do your best.

Do you have any interests or hobbies outside of school?

I play football & basketball. I love to go fishing.

What are your goals for the future?

I want to be a cop like my Dad.