January2-6 Christmas Holidays5-6 Teacher Workdays9 Students Return 13 Elementary/Secondary Report Cards16 Martin L. King Jr. HolidayFebruary9 Student ER Parent/Teacher Conferences16 Fourth Six Weeks Ends23 Elementary Report Cards27-28 Spring Break* Students Release at Noon
Grant Parish School Board
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.
JUMP STARTJump Start is the state’s new program that will enable students to graduate from high school certified in well-paying, high demand fields.Click HERE to learn more about JUMP START.NOTICEFor Student Records Requests Please complete theStudent Records Request Form.Take the GPSB 2016-17 Needs AssessmentClick the link below to complete the Needs Assessment Survey. The information obtained will be used to guide decisions as we strive to improve student success. Click HERE to begin the survey.
Report Child Abuse or Neglect Call 1-855-4LA-KIDS (1-855-452-5437)
All public records request shall be made in writing to Superintendent Sheila S. Jackson at P. O. Box 208, Colfax, LA, 71417. Approved request will be assessed a $25.00 standard fee plus a processing fee determined by the time necessary for producing the request.The Grant Parish School System periodically receives Public Records Requests for information regarding our employees such as their home addresses and home telephone numbers. Unless an employee indicates that he or she wishes for us to release such information, we will not provide it.
**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
Grant Parish School BoardApplication for Pre-K ProgramsIn District for 2017-2018Head Start/Public School/Child CareCLICK HERE
Grant Junior High School will have a MANDATORY Parent Information Meeting on January 30th, 2017 for the following Activities/Sports for the 2017-2018 School Year:Danceline Members and Cheerleaders – 5:15 p.m.Choir and Band Members – 5:30 p.mFootball and Basketball Players – 6:30 p.m.If an Emergency occurs and you(the parent/guardian) cannot attend, please contact Mr. Frank Peacock, Grant Junior High Athletic Director, at 899-5697 to schedule an appointment.If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Robert Smith, Principal at Grant Junior High School(899-5697).