The Bossier Parish School Board shall annually adopt no later than the first meeting in February, a school calendar calling for a minimum session of 182 days, of which at least 177 days shall be scheduled to provide the required instructional time. Semesters shall be of similar length and defined by the adopted school calendar. However, the School Board may authorize some or all of its schools to modify the number of instructional days per year provided the minimum total number of instructional minutes per year is no less than 63,720 instructional minutes.
Revised: July 18, 2013
Ref: La. Rev. Stat. Ann. §§17:154, 17:154.1, 17:154.3, 17:154.4
Louisiana Handbook for School Administrators, Bulletin 741, Louisiana Department of Education
Board minutes, 7-18-13
Bossier Parish School Board