Both campuses of Runnels School will be CLOSED tomorrow, April 18 due to forecasts of enhanced risks of severe weather in the Baton Rouge area. All activities and field trips scheduled for tomorrow have been postponed. With safety as our primary concern, we are closing out of an abundance of caution. We greatly appreciate your understanding and support of this decision.

Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

The Runnels School instills knowledge in a community of respect and compassion, celebrates student individuality, and inspires creativity to grow confident and curious lifelong learners.


The Runnels School strives to fulfill the educational needs of our community and empower students to positively impact our world.