The Grant Parish School Board is committed to providing the students of Grant Parish with the opportunities to receive an education that will prepare them for success throughout their lives. With focus on safety, parental involvement, community support, technology, and fostering a love for learning we believe that all students can and will succeed.
P.O. Box 208 ● 512 Main Street ● Colfax, LA 71417Phone: 318-627-3274 ● Fax: 318-627-5931
**PUBLIC NOTICE**Anyone wishing to address the Grant Parish School Board must adhere to the following policy:AGENDAItems of business may be suggested by Grant Parish School Board members, administrators, or patrons of the district for inclusion on the agenda. Business items suggested by patrons of the district shall be submitted in writing and received in the office of the Superintendent of Schools at least ten (10) days before the meeting to insure inclusion on the written agenda.Items of business may not be suggested from the floor for discussion or action at the same meeting except at the discretion of the majority of the Board members present.Ref: La. Rev. Stat. Ann. S 42:7Grant Parish School Board
Important DatesMay1 Last day for Seniors4-7 PARCC Testing Grades 3-8 ELA/Math8 Last day for Pre-K, 6th & 8th grades15Student Early Release Day/Students’ last day18 Teacher Workday Parent/Teacher Conferences8:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Dolly Parton Imagination Library provides books to children in Grant Parish birth to five years at no cost to parents. For more information view the brochure below.
Due to missed weather days, Grant Parish Schools have adjusted bell schedules. The adjustment has been made so that students meet required attendance and instructional minutes. If you have any questions, please call Ms. Paula Crawford, Secondary Supervisor at 627-3274.
Spring TestingFor LEAP/iLEAP/PARCC EOYiLEAP, LEAP Science/Social Studies testing will take place on April 14th-15th, and May 4th-7th, 2015 in all Grant Parish Schools. Home School and Private School students who wish to take part in testing should call the nearest school and arrange to take the appropriate tests. For Further InformationCall Paula Crawford, District Test CoordinatorGrant Parish Schools318-627-2374
GRANT PARISH TEACHER JOB FAIRThe Grant Parish teacher job fair is Thursday, May 21, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Grant Parish Professional Development Center located at 600 Main Street in Colfax, Louisiana. The Grant Parish School System is actively recruiting certified, highly qualified candidates. School principals will be on site during the job fair.
Baseball PlayoffsGeorgetown High SchoolGeorgetown Bulldogs vs. Family Community Monday, May 4th @ 4:00 p.m. Georgetown High School