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'''Louisiana''' is home to 1,577 schools and 673,128 K-12 students.<ref>[http://nces.ed.gov/programs/stateprofiles/sresult.asp?mode=short&s1=22 ''State Education Data Profiles'' Accessed August 16, 2013]</ref>
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Revision as of 13:26, 21 March 2014

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List of school districts in Louisiana

State profile
Number of students: 696,558
Number of schools: 1,509
Graduation rate: 81.6%
Per-pupil spending: $10,723
State school administration
State Superintendent:
John White
State Board Members: 11
Table of Contents
Quick facts
School board elections
External links
References
See also
School boards and school board elections
List of school districts in Louisiana
Louisiana
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Louisiana is home to 1,577 schools and 673,128 K-12 students.[1]

Quick facts

State school administrators

  • State Board of Education
    • Chas Roemer, President, 6th District
    • James D. Garvey, Jr., Vice President, 1st District
    • Holly Boffy, Secretary-Treasurer, 7th District
    • Kira Orange Jones, 2nd District
    • Dr. Lottie Beebe, 3rd District
    • Walter Lee, 4th District
    • Jay Guillot, 5th District
    • Carolyn Hill, 8th District
    • Connie E. Bradford, Member At-Large
    • Dr. Judith Miranti, Member At-Large
    • Stephen Waguespack, Member At-Large

Enrollment

The following table displays the top ten Louisiana school districts by total student enrollment.

Student enrollment
1.) Jefferson Parish Public School System
2.) East Baton Rouge Parish School System
3.) Caddo Parish Public Schools
4.) St. Tammany Parish Public Schools
5.) Calcasieu Parish Public Schools
6.) Lafayette Parish School System
7.) Livingston Parish Public Schools
8.) Rapides Parish School System
9.) Bossier Parish Schools
10.) Ascension Parish Schools

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Louisiana.[2]

Ethnicity Percentage
White 48.5%
African American 45.4%
Hispanic 2.6%
Asian 1.5%
American Indian 0.9%
Two or More 1.0%

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Louisiana school board elections, 2014

In 2014, 21 top enrollment school districts in Louisiana will hold elections for a total of 225 seats. Four of these school districts will hold elections on May 3, 2014 and two more will hold elections in October 2014. The other 15 districts will hold their elections on November 4, 2014.

See also

External links

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References