Bush is located in St. Tammany Parish in the state of Louisiana. It’s between Bogalusa and Covington. Bush is a part of the New Orleans – Metairie – Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population of Bush is 1,965. The median household income is $30,370. The median home value is $52,600.
The hottest month of the year is July with an average high temperature of 91 degrees. The coldest month of the year is January with an average low temperature of 38 degrees. The highest temperature recorded was in 2000 at 107 degrees. The lowest temperature recorded was in 1962 at 6 degrees. The month of the year with the most rainfall is July.
Bush is served by the St. Tammany Public School District. Students in grades K-8 attend Fifth Ward Junior High School. Students in Bush also attend Covington High School.
Fifth Ward Junior High School is dedicated to involving the students, families and community in the educational system. Every child is important to the staff at Fifth Ward, and each child is provided with the best educational and extracurricular activities. The hope of school officials is to raise students into adults who have a love for learning. The school uses the FISH Philosophy. It’s all about showing up, making the best of the day, choosing a positive attitude and having fun.
Covington High School is over 100 years old. Besides the town of Bush, this school also serves the students of Folsom, Sun, Covington, and a few other areas that are unincorporated. Covington High School has a full academic curriculum that includes Agriscience, Automotive, Carpentry, and Choir. They have a Junior ROTC program and often hold musical recitals for students.
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