The State Legislature is responsible for providing for the education of the citizens of the State through the establishment and maintenance of a public school system.


The Legislature has delegated the authority to parish School Boards to create a school district or school districts within each parish according to the procedures established by law.  Each school district so created by a parish School Board is a political subdivision of the State.


Adopted: December 7, 1976



Ref:    Constitution of Louisiana, Art. VIII, Sec. 9

La. Rev. Stat. Ann. §§17:1371, 17:1371.1, 17:1371.2, 17:1372, 17:1373, 17:1377, 17:1378


Pointe Coupee Parish School Board