Apr 24, 2013 5:39 PM by Blair Blanchard
According to Angela Morrison, "Student checkouts will be recognized as an excused absence."
Ealier today, the Lafayette Parish School System experienced a higher rate of instructional staff absences, especially at Lafayette High School. The absences were due to area teachers traveling to the state's capitol rallying to protest Governor Jindal's plans for education reform.
According to Dr. Pat Leonard, "Of the 175 instructional staff absences reported district wide, 57 are at Lafayette High School."