65°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Thu
85°
67°
10%
Fri
88°
67°
10%
Sat
87°
57°
20%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

Classroom additions open at three BR schools, planned for nine more

4 years ago Friday, January 07, 2011 7:32:51 PM CST January 07, 2011 Friday, January 07 2011 Jan 7, 2011 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE- Students and teachers at three schools in East Baton Rouge Parish returned to classes Friday with some new leg room.

The school district received $21 million in federal stimulus money to add on to overcrowded schools.  The first round of classroom additions were opened for the first time Friday at Woodlawn High, South Boulevard Elementary and Park Forest Elementary.

Nine more schools are now on the fast track to getting more space for next school year.  The 40 classrooms will be spread among eight elementaries and one middle school.

They're set to open at the start of the 2011 school year.

 

 

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
5 Days
Radar
Today
65°
60°
Thu
AM Clouds / PM Sun
85°
67°
Fri
Partly Cloudy
88°
67°
Sat
Mostly Sunny
87°
57°
Sun
AM Clouds / PM Sun
75°
52°