Annual Records Verification Process

Dear returning ISL parents,

Today (8/4/22), you should have received an important and time sensitive email with the following subject line: ACTION REQUIRED by August 8, 2022. This email contains a link for families to complete the annual records verification process. This must be completed by returning families by Monday, August 8th. If you did not receive this email, please double check that it is not in your spam folder or contact your Campus Front Office. Thank you in advance for your cooperation!

Westbank Campus Community






Our ISL Campus Community page provides families with links to your Campus TidBits (Weekly Newsletter), special Westbank Campus Announcements, and Campus Activities. On this page, you can stay connected to your Westbank Campus updates from your Family Liaison and Campus Principal.


Summer Office Hours:

Mon. – Thurs. 8 am – 4 pm 



Important Dates

For the 2022-2023 Year at a Glance calendar, click here.

School-wide calendar


August 2022:

  • 08/08: Meet & Greet & Supply Drop Off (1st-2nd)
    • 12 – 3 pm
  • 08/09: Meet & Greet & Supply Drop Off (3rd-5th)
    • 12 – 3 pm
  • 08/09: Mandatory Orientation for K New Parents 3 – 4 pm
  • 08/10: First Day for Students (1st-5th)
  • 08/12: Meet & Greet & Supply Drop Off (Kindergarten)
    • 12 – 3 pm
  • 08/15: First Day for Kindergarten Students
  • 08/27:  Westbank Welcome Back Brunch
    • When: Saturday, August 27
    • Where: Westbank Campus
    • Time: 9:00 AM-11:00 AM




Head of School Announcements


July 27, 2022: An important update from the Head of School has been sent to the ISL community on Wednesday, July 27th. Please click here to read this message the start of the 22-23 school year. For your convenience it has also been posted in the HOS Corner.


ISL Families can find all links to the Head of School Announcements on our HOS Corner.




ISL Support Services


The following email was sent to families from the Social Work Department at ISL.

Community Resources for Ida Recovery:

During this time of recovery, ISL would like to provide resources for families that need assistance with recovery efforts. You can visit this page to see a list of resources that we have compiled.


Information from your Campus Principal

To view the letter sent out on 7/28/22, click here.
To view Mr. Ferguson’s Letter’s from throughout the year, click here.



Campus TidBits Weekly Newsletter


During the school year, you will receive a weekly newsletter from your Campus Family Liaisons. It will include the latest announcements and other reminders. This newsletter is emailed to families on Thursdays. We encourage you to refer to your weekly newsletter to read about the activities taking place the following week at your campus and to receive important information and reminders.

Not receiving your Campus Tidbits?

Subscribe to the Westbank Weekly TidBits Newsletter by clicking here

To view the most recent issue of this weeks Tidbits, click here.

To view past issues of your Campus TidBits, please click here.




Before & After Care Programs (2022-23)



Below please find the information for hours of operation, fees, payments and other details about the program. 


PRIME TIME (After School Care)*

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday (except Wednesdays)- 3:45pm – 5:30pm
  • Early Dismissal Wednesdays- 2:45pm – 5:30pm
  • Pick up location: Main Entrance on Olivier St
  • Drop-In Service: There is a Prime Time drop-in service available for students who are not registered in an Prime Time (After School Program). Fees must be paid in full the afternoon of service.



  • Monthly payments can be made by cash, check, money order, or debit/credit card. You may also pay monthly fees on-line at www.myschoolbucks.com. My school bucks is the preferred method of payment. Click here for Fee information and other details.




  • After School Programs do not operate on ½ school days nor on the final school days before Fall, Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring Breaks.
  • *Students who remain on campus more than 15 minutes after dismissal and who are not registered in the after school program will automatically be checked into drop-in and charged $20. Fees must be paid in full the afternoon of service.





Food Services

Visit the Food Services page for the following:

  • Application for Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) benefits
  • Application for Free/Reduced Meal Benefits
  • ISL Café Menu
  • All students will receive free meals for the 2021-22 school year
  • Special diet requests for the 2021-22 School year must be supported by a signed diet prescription form by a licensed medical authority.  Menu substitutions will be made for students with a documented medical needs. For a copy click here

Any questions or concerns regarding Food services, Meal distribution or pick up, and any dietary or food safety, please reach out to:

Melissa Boudreaux (Director of Food Services): (504) 444-2696 mboudreaux@isl-edu.org

Important information for all families — Please Read:

Food Services is asking ALL ISL Families to apply for Free and Reduced Lunch, even if you do not believe that you will qualify. Please visit this page to apply.



Message from Information Technology


Clever Access

For a student that would like to access the Clever portal from a non-ISL device, please see the attached document for instructions. If you need any further assistance, please contact our helpdesk at techsupportstudent@isl-edu.org.

Clever Login Information

FCC Emergency Broadband Benefit

The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. The new benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, virtual classrooms, and so much more.

About the Emergency Broadband Benefit

The Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount for up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.

The Emergency Broadband Benefit is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.

Families are encouraged to check eligibility with local providers before filling out the online application through GetEmergencyBroadband.org. This is a national application, so families can expect a quicker response time with local providers.





Tech Support Issues

If you have issues with an ISL-issued Chromebook or your student’s ISL Email account, please email techsupportstudent@isl-edu.org. Include the following information when you email us:

  • Student name

  • Student campus

  • Student grade

  • Description of the issue you are experiencing

  • For issues with the Chromebook, include the asset tag number found on the red sticker on the bottom of the device

  • List of the troubleshooting steps taken (i.e. resetting  internet, rebooting the device, etc.)

For account information for iReady or other resources used within your student’s class (links to Google Meets, information on curriculum resources, etc.) please reach out to your student’s teacher directly.

NOTE: We auto-close tickets if we do not receive a response within 24 hours.




Please visit the ISL COVID-19 page to view school-wide policies, plans, and FAQ documents for the 2020/2021 school year.



ISL Family Engagement



Click the image above to check out the Westbank Community Bulletin



ISL Photo Policy

Click here for the ISL Photo Policy




To contact your teacher

Click here


If you have any questions, feel free to contact your Family Liaison: Alexander Andrésonaandreson@isl-edu.org