Mrs. Dana Dufrene

Phone: 985-785-6086


Degrees and Certifications:

BA of Education, 1993 University of New Orleans Reading Recovery Certification, 1999

Mrs. Dana Dufrene

Hi Everyone, this is my 28th year of teaching and my fifth at Luling Elementary.  I assist students in grades K, 1 and 2 with reading and writing strategies.  I love my job at Luling Elementary.  I am also the cosponsor of the Loving Every Second (LES) Running Club.  

Update: 5/10/2020 Hi Everyone, We are on our last week of online distance learning.  Please, please complete all of your classroom teachers assignments and submit them to your classroom teacher.  Also, everyone has an assigned one on one time with me and your classroom teacher.  Please attend these meet ups so we can read with you.  I miss all of you and look forward to seeing you this week online.  Please look at the video from Ms. Simpkins on safety.  Love ya'll!    Ms. DanaMs. Simpkins Safety tips

Update: 5/2/2020 Hi everyone, I enjoyed working online with some of you last week.  We will start the second week of Phase III distance learning on Monday.  Please continue to work on Lexia and Zearn each day.  Also, complete assignments posted on your classroom teacher's google classroom.  If you have any questions, please reach out to me ( your classroom teacher.  Miss all of you.  

Update: 4/26/2020 Hi everyone, I enjoyed speaking to so many of you last week.  Phase III on line learning will begin this week.  Please login to your homeroom teacher's google classroom for assignments.  I added a fun resource under web resources tab, Time for kids. 

Update: 4/19/20 I will be calling everyone of my students this week to check in and provide support.  I look forward to speaking with everyone.  

Update: 4/13/2020

Hi Everyone, It was so nice to speak to so many of you last week.  Thank you for taking my calls.  I will be monitoring Lexia for your child.  Please log on each day and have your student work on the lessons provided.  If you have any questions, you may reach out to me through email or my cell number.  THank you.  I'll contact everyone again next week.  

UPDATE: 4/5/2020

Hi Everyone, I will be reaching out to families this week to provide support and love.  I have added some websites to my resources tab.  Please check them out.  Stay safe.  This season will end.  

Last Modified on May 10, 2020