Louisiana school districts
Number of schools: 1,509
Graduation rate: 81.6%
Per-pupil spending: $10,723
|State school administration|
State Board Members: 11
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School board elections
List of school districts in Louisiana
Louisiana is home to 1,577 schools and 673,128 K-12 students.
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
The following table displays the top ten Louisiana school districts by total student enrollment.
The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Louisiana.
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School board elections
- See also: Louisiana school board elections, 2014
A total of 21 Louisiana school districts among America's largest school districts by enrollment will hold elections in 2014 for 219 seats. Each district will hold elections on November 4, 2014, with runoff elections on December 6, 2014, if no candidate for a particular seat won 50 percent plus one vote.
Here are several quick facts about Louisiana's school board elections in 2014:
- The largest school district by enrollment with an election in 2014 is Jefferson Parish Public Schools with 45,230 K-12 students.
- The smallest school district by enrollment with an election in 2014 is Vermilion Parish Schools with 9,186 K-12 students.
- Four districts are tied for the most seats on the ballot in 2014 with 15 seats up for election in each district.
- Vermilion Parish Schools has the fewest seats on the ballot in 2014 with four seats up for election.
The districts listed below served 467,051 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. Click on the district names for more information on the district and its school board elections.
State of Louisiana
Baton Rouge (capital)
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