The Acadia Parish School Board, in accordance with the regulations set forth by the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE), shall require students, in order to be eligible for graduation, to successfully complete at a minimum the requirements mandated by BESE and outlined in the Louisiana Handbook for School Administrators, Bulletin 741.  The School Board may impose additional requirements as it deems appropriate.


Special Education students shall be eligible to receive a Certificate of Achievement by achieving certain competencies and completing all specified requirements outlined by BESE and any additional requirements the School Board may stipulate and include in the School Board’s Pupil Progression Plan.


Revised:  September 8, 2008

Revised:  November 5, 2018



Ref:    La. Rev. Stat. Ann. §17:81

Louisiana Handbook for School Administrators, Bulletin 741, §2318 and §2319, Louisiana Department of Education

Board minutes, 9-8-08, 11-5-18


Acadia Parish School Board