Readers of the November-December issue of ABiz received news and views from 1A in this month's INFORUM.
This holiday season there is certainly one gift that calls for region-wide celebration. Eight Acadiana parishes earned higher district performance scores during the 2015-2016 school year, including Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, Lafayette, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, and Vermilion. Compiled by the Louisiana Department of Education, district performance scores are calculated using scores from schools within a district, which are in turn based largely on student achievement. Three districts improved by a full letter grade.