Louisiana - HE K-12 curriculum—ES: Curricula

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regulation; statute

State law requires elementary HE curriculum.

Louisiana Administrative Code Title 28 Part LIX §309. Requirements

For grades 1-6, 150 minutes of instruction per week are required in health, music, arts, and crafts (LAC 28:CXV.2313.F).

Louisiana Administrative Code Title 28 Part CXV §2313. Elementary Program of Studies

D. Elementary Minimum Time Requirements

  1. The elementary grades shall provide a foundation in fundamentals of the language arts, mathematics, social studies, science, health, physical education, and cultural arts.

  2. Each grade level, grades one through eight, shall provide instruction aligned to state-approved standards.

Louisiana Revised Statutes §17:154. Curriculum; length of school periods

The branches of spelling, reading, writing, drawing, arithmetic, geography, grammar, United States history, and health, including alcohol, tobacco, drug, and substance abuse prevention and education, shall be taught in every elementary school.
Source: Louisiana State Legislature

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