The 229th anniversary of the signing of the Constitution provides an historic opportunity for all Americans to realize the achievements of the Framers of the Constitution and the rights, privileges, and responsibilities it affords.
Lafourche Parish School Board, in conjuction with the Bayou Lafourche Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, does hereby proclaim the week of September 17 through 23, 2016 as CONSTITUTION WEEK. In the schools of Lafourche Parish and does urge all students to study the Constitution, and reflect on the privilege of being an American with all the rights and responsibilities which that privilege involves.
"To live under the American Constitution is the greatest political privilege that was ever accorded to the human race."
~ Calvin Coolidge
"We the People of the United States, in order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America."