Bunche Elementary Attendance Zone Impact Public Hearing is Thursday, May 18

The Jefferson Parish School board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. The public hearing will be held at Bonnabel Magnet Academy High (2801 Bruin Drive in Kenner) in the board room.

The board will consider a proposal outlining the attendance zone for Ralph J. Bunche Elementary School. Schools potentially impacted by the attendance zone include Green Park Elementary, Phoebe Hearst Elementary, Rudolph Matas School, Hazel Park/Hilda Knoff Elementary, and Bridgedale Elementary.

Ralph J. Bunche Elementary School will reopen for the 2017-2018 school year. The board has approved the school to have a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) focus in addition to the Louisiana State Standards.

To determine if your child may be impacted, please click here to view the proposed attendance zone revisions. Parents are invited to attend the meeting to address the board and/or view the proposed attendance zone maps. If you are not able to attend, please feel free to provide feedback at