School uniform changes, propagandize redistricting entrance before Lafayette Parish School Board
March 9, 2016 - School Uniform
Lafayette Parish high propagandize students might remove options subsequent year underneath due dress formula changes that would extent uniforms to one tone for shirts and outerwear, and khaki as a usually authorised tone for pants, shorts and skirts.
The house also will hear information on efforts to immigrate students via a district.
Chief Administrative Officer Joe Craig pronounced a due propagandize uniform changes are essentially about tyro safety.
“You can tell who belongs on your campus and who doesn’t,” Craig said, adding high propagandize students infrequently seize opportunities to expostulate or locate a train to other campuses.
“That’s generally not for anything productive,” Craig said.
If a changes are approved, students would be authorised to wear bottoms in khaki usually instead of a choice of khaki, navy blue or black. Shirt and outerwear choices would be reduced from 3 colors per propagandize to one.
Acadiana High School students would wear usually hunter immature tops, and Carencro and Comeaux High School students would wear usually navy. Students would wear usually stately blue tops during David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy, black tops during Lafayette High School and red tops during Northside High School.
The Lafayette Parish propagandize system’s discipline committee met in December, Jan and Feb to plead intensity changes districtwide, according to a bulletin object detailing a proposal.
The cabinet polled principals during a elementary, center and high schools on their preferences for changing a uniform policy.
High propagandize principals voted in preference of a changes. Middle propagandize principals were split, with a fortify cabinet violation a tie that eventually resulted in no changes for that age group. Elementary propagandize principals voted to keep their uniform process intact.
The house could approve or reject a changes during a initial Apr meeting.
Policy requires a Lafayette Parish propagandize complement to forewarn relatives and guardians during slightest 60 days before to a effective date of a changes.
Also on Wednesday, arch demographer Mike Hefner will plead a timeline for a districtwide rezoning effort. Superintendent Don Aguillard has pronounced nonetheless some rezoning might occur in a entrance propagandize year, a vital bid expected will not occur until a 2017-18 propagandize year.
A offer also will be discussed on realigning propagandize assignments subsequent year for students zoned to attend fifth class for usually one year during Edgar Martin, Broussard and Alleman center schools.
Craig pronounced a assignments were administered that approach since of a miss of facilities. The changes, he said, would streamline propagandize assignments for 58 students.
“It gives a kids a event to stay with their same organisation of friends and not be separate off for one year,” Craig said.
The offer recommends 38 means students during Woodvale Elementary sojourn during a propagandize for fifth class before relocating onto Paul Breaux Middle School for grades sixth by eighth. Another 8 Woodvale students zoned to attend Alleman Middle for fifth class before relocating onto Lafayette Middle for grades sixth by eighth will be endorsed to stay during Alleman for grades fifth by eighth.
Students who live on Beadle Road in Lafayette are now zoned to attend Katharine Drexel Elementary, Broussard Middle School for fifth class and Paul Breaux for grades sixth by eighth. The change recommends a 12 students instead attend Broussard Middle for grades fifth by eighth.
The administration also is recommending relocating Exiting Pathways students holding high propagandize equivalency examination classes subsequent year from a W.D. and Mary Baker Career Center to a LeRosen campus.
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