Sherwood Forest Students Celebrate National Parks 100th Birthday in Chalmette

AUGUST 25TH – Fourth grade students from Ms. Coleman’s class at Einstein Charter School Sherwood Forest took a special field trip on Thursday.  Students visited the Chalmette Battlefield as part of the Restore America’s Parks Campaign celebration of the centennial of the bill that created the National Park Service – the National Park Service Organic Act.  After learning about the history of the battlefield students lead guests in the singing of “Happy Birthday.”

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Jacques Phillippe Villere retells his experience at the Battle of New Orleans to students.