Superintendent's Message

A WELCOME FROM SUPERINTENDENT ALONZO "LONNIE" LUCE



Superintendent Alonzo “Lonnie” Luce is an administrator who knows education from the classroom to the boardroom. He started as a classroom teacher and worked his way up to school and university administrator in multiple organizations and then to Superintendent of St. James Parish Schools. He was selected Louisiana State Superintendent of the Year in 2014 and was awarded his PhD in Education Administration and Supervision from Louisiana State University in 1999.

In each of the years he led St. James Parish schools, 2006-2012, the District Performance Score (DPS) increased. Dr. Luce has also achieved the rank of Colonel in the Louisiana Army National Guard and was awarded a Bronze Star during his deployment to Afghanistan in 2003-2004.