LHSAA releases preliminary districts for 2011-2012, 2012-13 school years
The Times-Picayune, October 27, 2010 4:24 p.m.
The Catholic League will be gone for at least the next two school years.
The Louisiana High School Athletic Association released its first district plan for the 2011-12 and 2012-13 school years (click here for entire state district plan) Wednesday in Baton Rouge and the Catholic League _ currently made up of Brother Martin, Jesuit, Rummel, St. Augustine and Shaw _ will split as St. Augustine and Shaw move down to Class 4A.
Jesuit, Brother Martin and Rummel were placed in a 5A district along with Bonnabel, Chalmette, Ehret, Higgins, King and West Jefferson. All-girls schools Chapelle, Mount Carmel and Dominican were also placed in that league.
St. Augustine and Holy Cross, which went up from 3A to 4A, will be together in one district with Easton, Ben Franklin, Karr, O.P. Walker and McDonogh 35.
Shaw was placed in a district with Assumption, Belle Chasse, Helen Cox, Ellender, Morgan City, South Terrebonne and Vandebilt.
In Class 2A, South Plaquemines moves up from 1A and has been placed in a district with Curtis.
PROPOSED METRO AREA DISTRICTS
FOR 2011-12 and 2012-13 SCHOOL YEARS
District 6-5A: Covington, Fontainebleau, Hammond, Mandeville, Northshore, Ponchatoula, St. Paul’s, St. Scholastica (AG), Slidell.
District 7-5A: H.L. Bourgeois, Central Lafourche, East St. John, Destrehan, Hahnville, South Lafourche, Terrebonne, Thibodaux.
District 8-5A: Brother Martin, Bonnabel, Chalmette, Chapelle (AG), Dominican (AG), Ehret, Higgins, Jesuit, Grace King, Mount Carmel (AG), Rummel, West Jefferson.
District 6-4A: Belaire, Broadmoor, Istrouma, Lutcher, Plaquemine, St. Michael, Tara.
District 7-4A: East Jefferson, Franklinton, Lakeshore, Pearl River, Riverdale, Salmen.
District 8-4A: Academy of Our Lady (AG), Assumption, Belle Chasse, Helen Cox, Ellender, Morgan City, Shaw, South Terrebonne, Vandebilt.
District 9-4A: Cabrini (AG), Easton, Ben Franklin, Holy Cross, Karr, McDonogh 35, St. Augustine, O.P. Walker, Ursuline (AG).
District 7-3A: Brusly, Donaldsonville, Livona, Port Allen, St. Charles, St. James, E.D. White.
District 10-3A: Cohen, De La Salle, Lusher, McDonogh, McMain, Reed, St. Mary’s (AG), Xavier Prep (AG).
District 8-2A: Doyle (NF), French Settlement (NF), Northlake Christian, Pine, Pope John Paul II, Springfield, St. Helena Central, St. Thomas Aquinas.
District 9-2A: Sacred Heart (AG), Algiers Tech (NF), Carver, Clark, Curtis, Fisher, Haynes, Thomas Jefferson, McGehee (AG), Newman, Priestly Charter (NF), Riverside, South Plaquemine.
District 6-1A: Hannan, Christian Life, Kentwood, Mount Hermon, Southern Lab, Varnado.
District 8-1A: Ascension Catholic, Ascension Christian, East Iberville, St. John, West St. John, White Castle,
District 9-1A: Country Day, Crescent City, Ecole Classique, Houma Christian, Lutheran, Ridgewood, St. Martin’s.
District 8-B: Centerville, Holden, Hosanna Christian, Madison Prep, Patrick Taylor.
District 7-C: Bishop McManus, First Baptist, Grand Isle, Holy Rosary, Phoenix.
AG - All girls; NF - Schools that don't compete in football.