Carpool Information

Attendance Information

  • School Hours: 7:30 – 2:35

    Absence Policies:

    • 3 unexcused absences/tardies = parish notification letter and school conference letter
    • 5 unexcused absences/tardies = parish notification letter
    • 8 unexcused absences/tardies = parish notification letter, risk of failure for the year, and referral to the Supervisor of Child Welfare & Attendance for truancy charges to be filed against the parent. 

    Explanations:

    • Absences = when a student is not at school all day
    • Tardies = when a student arrives late OR leaves early
    • Unexcused absences/tardies = not having a parent note, medical excuse, or administration approval of extenuating circumstances.
    • Sending a parent note excuses non-consecutive absences/tardies.
    • 3 consecutive days absent = must have a doctor/medical excuse
    • 11 or more unexcused days absence for the year, results in failure for the year.
    • All excuses need to be turned in within (3) days after the student’s absence.   If not, the days will be counted as unexcused.

    If you have any questions or concerns, please call 225-749-8386.

  • Arrival/Dismissal
    AM Carpool: 6:50 - 7:25
    After 7:25 students must be dropped off in the office.
    Students must be in the cafeteria by 7:20 to eat breakfast. 
    Students are tardy after 7:30 AM and must be signed in by an adult. 
    Dismissal begins at 2:35. Carpool ends at 2:50.


    Transportation
    Any changes in the way students go home must be requested in writing. Send a note each day your child will have a change.  
    Phone calls will not be accepted to request a transportation change. 
    Temporary bus changes are not allowed by DS Bus. 
    Bus riders-parents please sign up for DS telecaster for updates.

Student Fees Policy - 11/26/19