Human Resources


Elizabeth Domite, Finance  Director (318) 449-3123

Tammy James, Assistant Finance Director (318) 449-3128

The Director of Finance prepares and monitors the board’s General Fund and Maintenance Funds budgets. She organizes and directs the finance department which includes payroll, accounts payable, grants accounting, school audits, investments, group insurance, preparation of the board’s financial statements and reporting of financial and statistical data to the State Department. She serves as liaison and provides information to the Board’s Finance Committee and various other subcommittees.

Child Welfare and Attendance

Child Welfare and Attendance (318) 449-3167 Ruby Smith - Director (318) 449-3113 Cottrell Wrenn, Jr. - Supervisor (318) 449- 3185 Pamela Johnson - Secretary - (318) 449- 3114 Cinda Thomas - Secretary (318) 449-3137 Christopher Worth - Data Processor - Clerk (318) 449- 3117

The Louisiana Legislative Statutes charge the Supervisor of Child Welfare and Attendance with the responsibility of assuring that every school age child is in regular attendance and with the responsibilities of filing charges to enforce the Compulsory School Attendance Law when necessary.

Documents and Forms

RPSB Declaration of Family Residency

Work Permits are issued between 3:00PM - 4:00 PM Monday - Friday during the school year and Monday - Thursday during the summer.
Students need to bring their Intent to Hire form from Employeer, as well as a form of Id (Drivers Lic, Birth Certificate or state issued ID.
Students must be dressed appropriately .

Certification of school attendace form for purpose of obtaining Drivers Lic or Louisiana learner's permit - Parent or Legaly guardian can obtain between the hours of 3:00PM - 4:00 PM
Monday - Friday during the school year and Monday - Thursday during the summer.

Physical Plant

Forms and Docs

Grant Writer

Kerri Nichols  Grant Writer/Manager Rapides Parish School Board 318.449.3171 

Technology Department


RPSB Faculty Acceptable Use Policy

Staff Contact Information


Director of Technology
Luke Purdy
501 6th Street
Alexandria, La 71301
(318)449-3166  Fax (318)767-2425

Help Desk 318-449-3163
Cari Jeansonne
Computer Programer/Analyst - Help Desk

Miki George - Administrative Assistant

Lillie Edwards - System Operator

Data Processing

Dwayne Willis, Senior Systems Analyst
Curriculum Center
(318) 449-3140    Fax (318)767-2425

The Data Processing department services the computer needs for all the schools in the parish and the central office complex. Attendance, grade reporting, and student data is maintained here. Data processing is the link to the State Department of Education, providing the school district with online capabilities.


Technology Support

Jose Lozada, Network Specialist Technician
(318) 449-8627 ext 210
Fax (318) 767-2425

This department configures, installs, supports and maintains district wide-area-network and school-based local area-network components and insures that district-wide network communications processes are maintained.


Website and Online Resources

Ranay Lozada, 
Web Design Specialist/Technology Training Specialist
(318) 449-3159
Fax (318) 767-2425






Transportation Department
P. O. Box 1230
619 6th St.
Alexandria, LA 71309-1230
Velt Edwards, Director of Transportation – (318) 449-3108; (318) 449-3112; Fax (318) 443-3395

Bus Routes


alio bar

New ALIO Portal 


When creating your account, if you do not know your employee number, you can get it from your school secretary or school principal.

THE RPSB Technology Department does not have access to your employee number or your alio username and password you MUST see your school secretary or school principal.  If no one is present at your school call accounting in at the
main office 318-487-0888 (M-Thu - 7:30AM-4:00PM).

New Employee Portal

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Louisiana BelievesLouisiana Department of Education    Louisiana Homework HelpHomework Help Public LibraryRapides Parish Library Teacher Workshop DatabaseCoursewhere Louisiana Report FraudReport Fraud

child abuseReporting Child Abuse or Neglect
Call 1-855-4LA-KIDS (1-855-452-5437) toll free 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

619 Sixth Street/P.O. Box 7117   |   Alexandria, La 71306   |   Phone: 318-487-0888   |  Fax: 318 449-3167
Hours of Operation M-F 7:30 am - 4:00 pm  Directions
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Rapides Parish School System is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for employment on the basis of qualifications without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex or handicapping condition. As provided by federal law, applicants may request accommodations in order to complete the application or to take any required employment test.
Asbestos Inspection and Management Plan Availability

Questions about our website Email or call Ranay Lozada - (318) 449-8627 Ext 213 -  
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Only photos submitted by school personnel will be accepted.