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No students will be allowed to participate in commencement exercises until they have successfully completed the requirements prescribed by the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE).  Special Education students must meet all program requirements to receive a certificate of completion and participate in commencement exercises.


A student who has been exited in the Student Information System (SIS) as obtaining a GED, Skill Certificate, or Industry Based Certificate may participate in commencement exercises.  The decision of participation in commencement exercises will be made by the building level principal.


Any student who owes money for lost or stolen textbooks, school meals, club fees, sport fees, or vandalism, shall not be allowed to participate in graduation exercises, until the debt is paid in full, unless granted an exception by the school principal.


Revised:  May 8, 2007      

Revised:  May 11, 2010

Revised:  August 12, 2014



Ref:     La. Rev. Stat. Ann. ยงยง17:81, 17:2115

Board minutes, 8-2-94, 5-8-07, 5-11-10, 8-12-14


Richland Parish School Board