Baker High School Canned Food Drive

Baker High’s Student Orientation Staff Coordinates

Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive

From November 7 to November 20, 2019, Baker High students collected cans for the school’s annual Thanksgiving Can Food Drive. Sponsored by the Student Orientation Staff (S.O.S.), the collection of cans was a competition among homeroom classes.

Ms. White's homeroom class won the contest for collecting a total of 228 cans. On Friday, December 6, 2019, the class will celebrate with a Pizza Party. Ms. Haynes' homeroom class came in second place for collecting a total of 148 cans. Lastly,Ms. Comeaux’s class came in third place with collecting 109 cans.

In total, over 745 cans and food items were donated. All proceeds benefited the Baton Rouge Food Bank . S.O.S. members would like to thank all who participated in this wonderful event.


Best Regards,

Shlinda Armwood

Guidance Counselor & SOS Sponsor

A photo of Baker High Students and Sponsors who worked with the collection of canned goods for holiday gift


"On behalf of the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank we would like to express how grateful we are of your generous donation of 366 pounds of food which is equivalent to 305 meals!

Here at the Food Bank we are so blessed and humbled by the continued support of the amazing community that we call home. It’s donors like you that make a huge impact in the fight against hunger. Thank you for joining us in that fight!"

Yvonne Farwell

Operations Manager (Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank)