The Monroe City School Board shall establish the holiday schedule for all personnel in addition to those included in the adoption of a school calendar.  Whenever a holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the holiday shall be observed on the preceding Friday or following Monday, respectively.


The following have been designated as holidays within the system:


New Year’s Day

Martin L. King Day

Presidents’ Day

Good Friday

Memorial Day

Independence Day - July 4th

Labor Day




General election day shall be designated by each school system as a holiday every four (4) years for the presidential election.



Ref:     La. Rev. Stat. Ann. §1:55

Louisiana Handbook for School Administrators, Bulletin 741, Louisiana Department of Education

Board minutes, 11-2-99


Monroe City School Board