Recent accomplishments across District 2 and Louisiana:
- Graduation rates are the highest in the state’s history.
- More students are graduating with ACT Scores qualifying them for TOPS, and the Class of 2018 had 31% more students qualify for TOPS than in 2012.
- More students are attending “A” and “B” schools and taking and passing Advanced Placement tests.
- Louisiana now has the highest percentage of seniors in the nation completing the FAFSA.
In the News
Nearly 5,000 More Graduates Enrolled in Two- and Four-Year Colleges in 2018 than in 2012 BATON ROUGE, LA—The Louisiana Department of Education, in partnership with the Louisiana Board of Regents, today announced a record 25,083 public high school graduates from the...read more
Graduation Rate, College and Career Credential Attainment, TOPS Eligibility Reach All-Time High BATON ROUGE, LA—More Louisiana students than ever before graduated from high school in four years in 2018, according to results released today by the state’s Department of...read more
BESE Approves 15 Additional Groups to Provide Summer Internships to High School Students BATON ROUGE, La. -- The Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) voted today to expand the Jump Start Summers program, affording more than 3,000 high school...read more