Legislative Successes

2020

  • Lobbied federal officials for equitable funding to nonpublic schools in the CARES Act for COVID‐19 relief.
  • Provided consultation to nonpublic schools to access Paycheck Protection Program loans in the CARES Act

2019

  • Secured a $3 Million restoration to Required Services program.

2018

  • Countered attempts to defund School Lunch Salary Supplements.

2017

  • Retained prior year funding amounts against the stateʹs budget shortfall.
  • Defeated attempts to weaken the Louisiana Scholarship Program.

2016

  • Retained most funding amounts against the stateʹs $2 Billion budget shortfall.

2015

  • Increase in Scholarships for Students with Exceptionalities.

2014

  • $1 Million increase in Required Services funding.
  • Expansion of Tuition Donation Rebate Program.

LCEC Representation on Governmental Bodies

  • Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE)
  • BESE Nonpublic School Council
  • BESE 8(g) Advisory Committee