Cameron Parish School Board

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Cameron Parish School Board (CPSS) is a school district headquartered in unincorporated Cameron Parish, Louisiana, United States. The district serves Cameron Parish.

The district has its temporary headquarters at 1027 Highway 384 in the Grand Lake area.[1]

History[edit]

In September 2005 Hurricane Rita struck Cameron Parish. Four of the parish's six public schools were destroyed or damaged; students from three other schools (Cameron Elementary, South Cameron Elementary, and South Cameron High) occupied Grand Lake High School while students from Johnson Bayou occupied Hackberry High School's campus.[2][3]

School uniforms[edit]

Students are required to wear school uniforms.[4][5]

Schools[edit]

Former schools[edit]

  • Cameron Elementary School (PreK-7)[7]
    • Closed after Hurricane Rita in fall 2005; school consolidated into South Cameron High School by fall 2006.[3]
  • Grand Chenier Elementary School
    • Closed in 2001 after enrollment decreased to 60 students.[8]
  • South Cameron Elementary School
    • Closed after Hurricane Rita in fall 2005; school consolidated into South Cameron High School by fall 2006.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "4 Day/5 Day Schedule Continuation Considered." Cameron Parish School Board. March 11, 2009. Retrieved on March 22, 2009.
  2. ^ Dixon, Pam. "What's ahead for Cameron schools?." KPLC-TV. May 19, 2006.
  3. ^ a b c Dixon, Pam. "Cameron students return to campus after hurricane." KPLC-TV. August 20, 2006.
  4. ^ "STUDENT DRESS CODE." Cameron Parish School Board.
  5. ^ "Cameron Parish School Uniform Policy." Cameron Parish School Board. February 11, 2003.
  6. ^ a b "Posted 9-18-2008." Cameron Parish Public Schools. September 18, 2008.
  7. ^ a b "Schools" as of April 26, 2004. Cameron Parish School Board.
  8. ^ Atkinson, Vince. "Uncertain Future for Cameron School." KPLC-TV. April 11, 2005.

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