A group of Lafayette Parish students is helping to make a difference for students from Southwest Louisiana who were displaced due to Hurricane Laura.
Students from the Academy of Information Technology at Carencro High School were asked by Enterprise Data Concepts, LLC. and The 705 about a joint initiative to repair and restore laptops for students from Calcasieu and Cameron Parishes. LPSS spokesperson Allison Dickerson said Carencro High was “thrilled to answer the call.”
“These are exactly the kinds of wonderful learning opportunities that are a perfect match for the skill sets that our students learn in this academy,” shares Claire Trouard, Director of the Academy of Information Technology at Carencro High. “Throughout their four years here, our students become well-versed in computer maintenance repair, web development, digital graphics, programming, and Microsoft Office. They are also required to have a professional internship during the summer between their junior and senior