Board approves Bourque
By Paula Guillory
The Acadia Parish School Board was called to a special session Wednesday, February 24, 2010 by President Lynn Shamsie.
The board met for the specific purpose of considering the renewal of the Superintendent’s employment contract.
The special session was called to order by board President Lynn Shamsie. A roll call was reciting showing all board members as well as Superintendant John Bourque to be present with the exception of board member Mr. James Higginbotham.
Mr. John Suire motioned the board to approve the contract renewal which was seconded by Mr. Roland Boudreaux.
This extension shall be upon all the same terms as in the existing contract and will be extended until December 2012.
Mr. Bourque stated, “that he enjoys working with a great board as well as a super community,” upon being congratulated on his contract renewal. He closed by saying, “I appreciate the board’s confidence in my abilities.”