Livingston-Tangipahoa community photo gallery for Sept. 24, 2015 _lowres

Photo provided by Melanie Johnston -- Surf's up -- Independence Elementary School's 'Surf’s Up' class announced Sept. 3 is made up of, front row from left, Dinah Nunez, Carlos Fonseca-Martinez, Brennon Willman, Chaselyn Bean, Markieyo Flowers, Jayden Lee and Jessica Martinez; middle row, Kendall Woolridge, Danijah Ruffin, Ti'kara Lee, Christian Milton, Jaylan James, Shelbriyonna Miles, Roy Jackson, Juanfernando Contreras and Keylan Cooper; and back row, Jordin Robinson, Alejandro Hernandez, Robert Carr, teacher Todd Arceneaux, Osvaldo Razo, Je'nyra Stevenson and Kendall Perkins.

Independence Elementary School announced its new “Surf’s Up” class Sept. 3.

Todd Arceneaux’s second-grade class has been following all of the FISH Philosophy expectations: be there, participate, choose a positive attitude and make someone’s day, a news release said.

This year’s theme at the school is BEACH: brilliant, educated, awesome, caring heroes.