School attendance boundaries shall be approved by the Plaquemines Parish School Board. If applicable, boundaries and changes thereof shall comply with federal court decisions and/or mandates.  Prior to the adoption of school boundaries, the Board shall conduct public hearings for the purpose of receiving input regarding proposed boundary changes.  Official notice of these hearings shall be published in the official journal of the School Board and other appropriate publications.


Established attendance boundaries shall be disseminated throughout the school system by means of boundary maps and written boundaries.  All Plaquemines Parish School Board personnel charged with admission of students shall admit only those students who reside within assigned school attendance areas and those with transfer permits.


New policy:  April, 2010

Adopted:  November 1, 2010



Ref:     La. Rev. Stat. Ann. ยงยง17:81, 17:104.1, 17:151, 17:1371, 17:1371.1, 17:1371.2, 17:1372, 17:1373


Plaquemines Parish School Board