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The Washington Parish School System is a rural school district located in southeastern Louisiana.  We have a continued commitment to excellence and improvement. 


Quick Facts:

Mission Statement: 

ALL students receive quality instruction in a rigorous and relevant curriculum to prepare them to graduate college or career ready.

School System Administration:

Darrell Fairburn, Superintendent

Richard Kennedy, Asst. Superintendent

Number of Schools:  10

Student Enrollment:  5,453

District Performance Score:  86.4 B (2013)

Growth Rank:  5th (from 2012-2013)

Graduation Rate:  81.6 (2011-2012)


In 21 highest poverty districts, WPSS is the only B using the new DPS formula.

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