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Vision Statement

The St. Landry Parish School Board will promote excellence in education for all citizens

Mission Statement

The mission of the St. Landry Parish School Board is to ensure high-quality instruction while working collaboratively with families and communities to maximize every student's potential.

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school choice

Now Accepting School Choice Applications

Students who are zoned for the following schools are eligible for school choice: Creswell Middle School Grolee Elementary Opelousas Jr. High Opelousas Middle School Northeast Elementary North Central High Plaisance Middle Washington Elementary Please click the button located under each school's letter to apply.
MASK MANDATE

MASK MANDATE LIFTED

Effective immediately and for the 2021-2022 school year, all St. Landry Parish School System students, staff, and visitors to any SLPSS facility will no longer be required to wear masks while inside or outside St. Landry Parish School facilities. If parents, students, or staff wish to continue to wear masks while at school, they may do so. The mask mandate, however, will continue to be in place while traveling on school buses.

Camp Accelerate Application

The St. Landry Parish School Board will host CAMP ACCELERATE for all students in grades K - 8! CAMP ACCELERATE will provide students an opportunity to continue their academic learning in English Language Arts, Social Studies, Mathematics, and Science while also engaging them in enrichment activities. The enrichment opportunities will enable students to take virtual field trips, learn more about science and technology, engage in social living projects, play sports, and develop an appreciation for art, theater, music, and more. Students will attend CAMP ACCELERATE from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday beginning June 7th and continuing through July 1st. Students will be offered transportation to and from the program, and lunch will be provided.

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Our School At A Glance

  • PK-4 Grades
  • 566 Number of Students
  • formC School Score
  • 94% Certified Staff
  • 1:1 Student: Device Ratio

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