Welcome to Start Elementary School 883 Charleston Drive
Start, LA 71279
Joy Davis, Principal - Josette Wilkins, Principal Intern
Start Elementary is Dedicated to All Students Soaring to New Academic Heights.
Nov. 20 - Thanksgiving Lunch for Students and their Families
Nov. 20 - Basketball Game at Home
Nov. 24 - School Dismisses at 12:00 for Playoff Games
Nov. 24-28 - Thanksgiving Holidays
Dec. 1 - School Resumes
Dec. 3 - Progress Report Distribution
Dec. 4 - Basketball Game Against Delhi Charter at Home 6:00pm
Dec. 9 - Basketball Game Against West Ridge at Home 5:00pm
Dec. 18 - Christmas Program
Dec. 19 - School Dismisses for the Holidays
Dec. 22- Jan 2 - Christmas Break
Jan. 5 - School Resumes
Jan. 5 - End of the 3rd Six Weeks
Jan. 7 - Report Card Distribution
Jan. 12 - Book Fair
Jan. 19 - Martin Luther King Holiday - No School
General Mills Box Tops for Education is one of the fund raising programs that we participate in. It is a fun and easy fund raising program. Simply clip the box top logos off General Mills cereals and snack foods and send them to school with your children. They can turn them in to their homeroom teacher or the office.
Richland Parish Non-discrimination Statement
The Richland Parish School System adheres to the equal opportunity provisions of federal civil rights laws and regulations that are applicable to this agency. Therefore, no one will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, or national origin(Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964);sex (Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972); disability (Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973) in attaining educational goals and objectives and in the administration of personnel policies and procedures. Any one with questions regarding this policy my contact the Richland Parish School Board at 318-728-5964, 411 Foster Street, Rayville, Louisiana 71269.
Our Mission Statement
The Richland Parish School System will provide a comprehensive educational foundation and safe learning environment for all students. Students will demonstrate mastery of skills needed to be lifelong learners. It is our system's purpose to develop the whole child to his/her fullest potential. Excellence will be expected from each employee and student in the system.