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The Lafayette Parish School System will continue to provide excellence in education for all students.

Mission Statement:
The Lafayette Parish School System in collaboration with stakeholders is committed to developing productive citizens prepared to compete in a global community.          

Belief Statements:

    - All students can learn.
    - The application of knowledge will lead to the development of functional members of society.
    - The system is committed to continuous improvement.
    - All stakeholders must be committed to high quality standards and expectations.
    - Quality education is the shared responsibility of all stakeholders.
    - Effective collaboration and communication among all stakeholders are essential to the success of our school system.
    - Diversity enriches our school system.
    - A safe and supportive learning environment enhances student achievement.
    - Professional development is an integral part of continuous improvement.


District Information

Students - Over 32,000 students enrolled.

Schools -  47 Schools.

25 Elementary Schools

12 Middle Schools

8 High Schools