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 sixth year 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 co-sponsor of the Loving Every Second (LES) Running Club.  


8/7/2020 - We look forward to beginning our 2020-21 school year.  Stay tuned for updates on Reading Recovery and Literacy.  

8/17/2020 - It is so nice to see our students each day in school.  We are in the process of identifying our Reading Recovery students.  A reading recovery teacher will call if your child is selected.  Have a great week.  

8/24/2020 Stay safe while home Monday through Thursday.  We will resume school on Friday.  Reading Recovery students will be pulled on Friday for first session.  Yay!

8/31/2020 Hi Everyone.  We are looking forward to a full week of Reading Recovery lessons for selected students.  You may get a text from a number you don't recognize.  All Reading Recovery teachers will be reaching out to parents via voice call or text message this week.  

9/8/2020 Reading Recovery has begun.  We are so happy to be helping our first grade selected students. 

9/14/20 First grade literacy and second grade literacy students will be selected this week.  Teachers will connect with parents of selected students.  Have a great week.  

9/21/20 Literacy groups will begin on Monday for Kindergarten repeaters and qualifying first and second graders.  Can't wait to get reading.  

9/28/20 It was great to meet with my literacy students.  We will continue to have literacy sessions this week.  Happy Reading!

10/5/20 Literacy groups and Reading Recovery are in full swing.  Please have your children read a book at home each night. 

 10/12/20 Hi! Hope everyone enjoyed their day off today.  School will resume tomorrow with a regular schedule.  I look forward to working with literacy and Reading Recovery students.  Please be on the look out for information on  parent teacher conferences.  

10/26/20 Hi I am enjoying with with my first grade and second grade literacy students.  I also enjoyed speaking with parents.  Let keep communicating and progressing through our reading and writing skills.  Yay

11/16/20 Literacy for Kindergarten has begun.  Kindergarteners will learn letters and sound and beginning reading and writing skills.  Happy Reading to all.  

Last Modified on November 16, 2020