Federal Programs Staff Directory

Staff Directory

Director
  318-442-8891  

 Bill Higgins

Director Secretary
  Ext. 3322

 Darleen Hickman

Receptionist
  318-442-8891

Cindy Stockton

Title II Coordinator

Ext. 3342

Charlotte Bryant

Family Involvement Coordinator
  Ext. 3324

 Lottie Crockett

Title III English Language Learners 

Ext. 3339

 Martha Chapman

Instructional Coordinator
  Ext. 3332

 Beverly Roy

Instructional Coordinator
  Ext. 3329

 Rita Mathews

Preschool Coordinator
  Ext. 3356

Cindy Rushing

Liaison for Homeless
  Ext. 3330

Melinda Bordelon

Instructional Coordinator/Family Involvement 
  Ext. 3333

 Jacqueline Trottie

Homeless Advocate 
  Ext. 3345

James Wood

Migrant Recruiter/Advocate 
  Ext. 3331

 Rhonda Bailey

Instructional Clerk
  Ext. 3323

 Brinda Edwards

Title I Family involvement
  Center Paraprofessional
  449-9230

 Linda Brown

Instructional Clerk
  Ext. 3344

Gina Yost

FP Mission Statement

Our Mission   
The staff of the Rapides Parish Title I Program believes that all children can learn and achieve by the same high academic standards that will enable them to function as responsible and caring citizens.

Focus
Our focus this year will be centered around the following commitments:

  • To improve the academic performance of all students.
  • To meet the needs of "at risk" students of ALL ages.
  • To provide sustained and intensive professional development activities that are tied to content and student performance standards.
  • To work cooperatively with parents in the educational process.
  • To provide programs for the acquisition and use of varied educational materials.

School Choice

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CHOICE RENEWAL Applications will be take February 19-21, 2018

NEW Choice Applications will be taken February 22-28, 2018

Pre-K is NOT in Choice 

There are NO High Schools in Choice 
(we will be taking renewal applications only for grades 11 and 12 (2018-2019 school year)

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Click here to download this flyer

SCHOOLS THAT ARE IN CHOICE

AMMS- 7th  and 8th grades
Arthur F. Smith  - 7th and 8th grades
Alma Redwine - 4th and 5th grades
Julius Patrick - 6th grades
North Bayou - 1st, 2nd and 3rd grades
Mabel Brasher - K-5th grades
Huddle - Kindergarten only

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Parental Involvement

Title I Parental Involvement Personnel: 

Lottie Crockett

Parental Involvement Coordinator

487-0888 ext. 3324

 

Jacqueline Trottie

School Improvement Coordinator

487-0888 ext. 3207

 

Patricia Messer

Title I Federal Programs

487-0888 ext. 3329

 

Parental Involvment Compliance Letters and Forms 

 

Surveys

English Language Acquisition Program

Welcome to the Title lll English Language Acquisition Program
Rapides Parish School District
Contact: Martha Chapman 318-442-8891
Gladys Higdon Instructional Resources Center
502 Beauregard Street
Alexandria, La 

The office of English Language Acquisition directs the English as a Second Language (ESL) programs in Rapides Parish Public Schools. Our goal is to help immigrant students and Limited English Proficient (LEP) students attain English proficiency, develop high levels of academic performance and meet the same challenging state content and achievement standards that all children are expected to meet.

Forms and Documents

Cenla Area Reading Council

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CENLA AREA READING COUNCIL

Click Here to download pamplet and enrollment forms

As a chapter of the Louisiana Reading Association, our mission is to improve the quality of literacy for all through the study of best practices in literacy processes and instruction, the promotion of literacy research, and the dissemination of information related to literacy acquisition.
GOALS:

  1. To improve literacy content knowledge and instruction for Louisiana teachers through research-based best practices, literacy projects, and technology integration
  2. To retain and increase current membership numbers and membership participation at the local, state, and international levels
  3. To create and sustain viable partnerships with individuals and organizations who are interested in literacy advancement
  4. To advocate for policy that impacts strong research, standards, practices, and educational reform to support literacy instruction and student achievement

CENLA Reading Council is an affiliate of:
The Louisiana Reading Association: http://lareading.org/ 
International Literacy Association: http://literacyworldwide.org/ 

Please contact Jacqueline Y. Trottie, , for more information about the CENLA Reading Council.

Choice 2016-2017

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Early Childhood Department

Cindy Rushing
Preschool Coordinator
442-8891 Ext.  3356

Child Care Center, Early Head Start, Head Start and
Rapides Parish Public Pre-Kindergarten

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Click here to register - Registration can only be done at a school site.

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RAPIDES EARLY CHILDHOOD NETWORK (RECN)

RAPIDES PARISH SCHOOL BOARD, HEAD START, PARTICIPATING EARLY LEARNING CHILD CARE CENTERS

BIRTH-5 EARLY CHILDHOOD REGISTRATION FOR 2018-2019

VISIT ONLINE FOR ENROLLMENT INFORMATION @ www.rpsb.us              

REGISTER ONSITE MARCH 5-9, 2018 AT CENTER OF CHOICE

PARTICIPATING EARLY LEARNING CENTERS/TUITION & CCAP ASSISTANCE

Achievable Dreams Christian Learning Academy, 2405 Broadway Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71302, 318-528-8762
Alexandria Daycare, 2321 Rapides Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71301, 318-448-0578
Bright Beginnings Daycare, 1026 Stadium Drive, Alexandria, LA 71303, 318-445-9588
Cornerstone Learning Center, 260 Windermere Boulevard, Alexandria, LA 71303, 318-473-9155
Diamond K Kid’s Kountry, 614 9th Street, Glenmora, LA 71433, 318-748-4581
Discovery House, Inc., 3928 Independence Drive, Alexandria, LA 71303, 318-448-0485
For My Child Learning Center, LLC, 8 Ross Lane, Alexandria, LA 71303, 318-442-3185
Foundations Christian Learning Center, 2850 Louisiana Highway 28 East, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-448-0738
Gran’s Learning Center, 317 Rainbow Drive, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-443-7791                                                              
Guardian Angel Kiddie College, 2639 Lee Street, Alexandria, LA 71301, 318-473-0804                                  
Heavenly Care Child Development Center #1, 1305 Autumn Orchard Loop, Alexandria, LA 71303, 318-445-5538
Heavenly Care Child Development Center #2, 2403 Jameson Court, Alexandria, LA 71303, 318-484-2048
Joyful Noises, 560 Highway 1207, Deville, LA 71328, 318-466-1540                                                                                                                                    
Jumpin’ Jacks Child Development Center, 1707 Metro Drive, Alexandria, LA 71301, 318-528-8815                                                                          
Kastle for Kids, 7788 Louisiana Highway 28 East, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-448-7114                                                                                                                    
Kid Connection, 5011 Louisiana Highway 28 East, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-442-5151
Kids Under Construction, 205 Griffith Street, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-308-2573
Lil’ Hearts and Hands, 2720 Highway 28 East, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-484-2020
Lil’ Red Wagon of Cenla, 9980 Louisiana Highway 28 West, Boyce, LA 71409, 318-612-3502
Little Learners Learning Center, 5808 Highway 28 East, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-308-1090
Loving Hands Children’s Enrichment Center, 2013 Highway 71 South, Lecompte, LA 71346, 318-406-3015
LSUA Children’s Center, 210 Thelma Ethridge Drive, Alexandria, LA 71302, 318-473-6484
Munchkinland Child Development Center, 211 Post Oak Boulevard, Alexandria, LA 71303, 318-443-6600
Plaza 28 West Learning Center, 6501 Coliseum Boulevard, Bldg. #700F, Alexandria, LA 71303, 318-794-6888
Precious Beginnings Academy, 3908 South MacArthur Drive, Alexandria, LA 71302, 318-767-8485
Small Steps Child Care, 2051 Old Marksville Highway, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-443-5350
Stepping Stones Academy, 201 Derboune Street, Cheneyville, LA 71325, 318-279-2283
Tender Years Day Care Center, 420 Rocky Bayou Drive, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-640-5010
The Children Learning Palace, 1304 Beech Street, Alexandria, LA 71301, 318-487-0130
Unlimited Anointing, 1903 Military Highway, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-448-5300
Wee Care Child Development Center, 3315 Nelson Street, Alexandria, LA 71301, 318-483-1818
Zion Hill Learning Center, 312 Hunter Street, Pineville, LA 71360, 318-427-3900

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All RECN centers and contact information
All files are pdfs

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Save The Children-Early Head Start/Head Start   Rapides Parish Pre-K
Must be Three (3) years old on or before Sept 30, 2018
Must be Four (4) years old on or before Sept 30, 2018
BRING BIRTH CERTIFICATE 
  4 years old on or before Sept 30
5 years old on or before Sept 30
BRING OFFICIAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE 
Proof of Legal Documentation of Guardianship (if applicable)    Immunization Record (Shot Record)
Proof of Income (W-2, Pay Stubs, Letter from employer or Proof of Public Asssistance   SOCIAL SECURITY CARD
 IEP or Early Stpes Documentation (if applicable)    Proof of Residency (Driver's Lic and Utility Bill)
Officially Diagnosed Disablilty Information (if applicable)   Family Income Information to Determine Elgibility (Two (2) Consecutive Pay Stubs, SNAP/Food Stamps Verification or Letter from Employer
All Child Care Centers need current immunization records

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Early Childhood Funding Request

Chapter 709, Part B of Bulletin 140 states, "The lead agency shall provide an opportunity for each publicly-funded program in the community network and the general public in the coverage area of the community network to comment on the proposed funding request prior to submission to the Department and shall include documentation of this process in the funding request."

Click HERE - to complete Survey

 

 

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