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  • BESE weighing changes to public school financing

    January 14, 2014 9:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The state's top school board is considering proposals for changing the way it divvies up $3.5 billion in annual funding for public schools. The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education is hearing recommendations Tuesday from a task force that looked at the school funding formula.... more »
  • Jindal Vetoes Public School Donation Tax Break

    June 9, 2012 8:57 PM

    Gov. Bobby Jindal has vetoed a bill that would have created a tax rebate for donations to public schools. House Bill 1106 would have created a tax rebate for those who give to low-performing schools. The size of the rebate would have depended on the school's performance grade. Jindal wrote... more »
  • Public School Start Dates

    July 28, 2010 3:07 PM

    Public school start dates for public schools in Acadiana: AUGUST 10 St. Landry AUGUST 11 Jeff Davis St. Mary AUGUST 12 Lafayette Evangeline AUGUST 13 Acadia AUGUST 16 Iberia St. Martin Vermilian
  • Bill Would Rewrite Evaluation Process for Public School Teachers

    April 28, 2010 5:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A bill pushed by Gov. Bobby Jindal that would rewrite the evaluation process for public school teachers is headed to debate in the Louisiana House. The proposal would rate teachers in part on student test scores and make it easier to dismiss them if they... more »
  • New Spring Break Dates for Public Schools

    March 18, 2010 6:10 PM

    Acadia Parish: 3/29-4/2 (EASTER BREAK) Lafayette Parish: 4/2-4/5 (EASTER BREAK) 4/22-4/26 (SRPING BREAK) Vermilion Parish: 3/29-4/5 (SPRING BREAK) Iberia Parish: 3/29-4/5 (SPRING BREAK) St. Landry Parish: 3/29-4/5 (EASTER BREAK) St. Martin Parish: 4/2-4/5 (EASTER BREAK) 4/22-4/27... more »
  • Acadia Parish 2009 District/School Performance

    October 14, 2009 12:55 PM

    As measured by the state's accountability system, student achievement continues to improve in the Acadia Parish Public School System. Superintendent John E. Bourque stated, "Our schools and the district continue to improve which is a goal we all strive for. There is a concerted effort on our part to work... more »

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