Our mission at L. W. Higgins High School community is "Proficiency for ALL students in each subject area and development of strong character."

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Registration is Monday through Friday, July 20 through August 7, from 8am – 12 noon. To expedite your student’s enrollment, please bring the following documents with you to the school: – Two proofs of CURRENT residence(lease/mortgage, light/water bill, etc.) – Your student’s CURRENT immunization records – Your student’s birth certificate. – Your student’s final report […]

Notice to Parents of Special Education Students Using School Transportation

Kellie and Kevin Melancon, et al. v. Jefferson Parish School Board, et al. Court Ordered Letter to Parents of Special Needs Students NOTICE TO PARENTS OF SPECIAL EDUCATION STUDENTS USING SCHOOL TRANSPORTATION  Federal and State law requires that transportation be provided to all special education students. Due to shortage of drivers and buses, on occasion […]

Attendance Requirements for the 2014-2015 School Year

Full- Credit Courses To be eligible to receive a Carnegie Unit for a full-credit course, a student may not accumulate more than four (4) unexcused absences during the first semester no more than five (5) unexcused absences during the second semester. Half-Credit Courses To be eligible for Carnegie Unit credit in half-credit courses that are […]

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