JPPSS Holding Tuition Reimbursement Meeting for Teachers on Oct. 22

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) Office of Human Resources will  host a tuition reimbursement meeting on Thursday, October 22, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at the JPPSS Administration Building on 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey. This meeting will provide teachers with an overview of the Tuition Reimbursement Program. All current JPPSS teachers are […]

JPPSS New Teacher Induction Set for Saturday, August 22

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) is hosting a special event for its newest educators. The JPPSS New Teacher Induction will take place Saturday, August 22, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the JPPSS Administration Building on 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey. Click here for the mandatory RSVP. Click here to download the […]

Superintendent Isaac G. Joseph’s Special Message to JPPSS Educators for Teacher Appreciation Week

Gas Leak Cleared Near Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary

Gas leak causes limited access to neighborhoods for bus drivers. Friday, April 24 – A gas leak was reported near Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School around dismissal time today. JPPSS has confirmed that the school, students, faculty, and surrounding areas are safe. However, some parts of the neighborhood remain closed as a precaution. The transportation department […]

Tickets Now Available for Special JPPSS Employee Night at Zephyr Field

The Jefferson Parish Public School System Health and Wellness Committee and the Jefferson Federation of Teachers are teaming up with the New Orleans Zephyrs to offer JPPSS employees a night out at the ballpark. For just $20 per person, JPPSS employees and their guests can enjoy a Zephyrs home game in section 128 next to the […]

TRSL and Social Security Workshop May 19

The Teachers’ Retirement System of Louisiana (TRSL) is holding a TRSL and Social Security Workshop on May 19 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. The workshop will be held in the Plumbers Hall 2nd floor meeting room, located at 3515 Interstate 10 Service Road West in Metairie. A Social Security representative will discuss Social Security offsets and answer […]

2015 JPPSS Voluntary Transfer Process

There will be two opportunities for JPPSS employees to take advantage of the 2015 Voluntary Transfer Process. The Spring VTP will take place April 13 through May 29. The Summer VTP will take place July 13-17. Read below for important information about the 2015 VTP. If you have questions, contact What types of employees are eligible […]

Free Student Webinar Explores Manhattan Project with Graphic Novelist

Whether you refer to them as comics or graphic novels, these timeless treasures are used to tell the stories of more than just fictitious super heroes. The National WWII Museum invites students and teachers to view the invention of the atomic bomb through this unique lens. Trinity: A Graphic History of the First Atomic Bomb is a free student webinar […]

JPPSS Schools and Offices Closed April 2-6 for Spring Break

All JPPSS schools and administrative offices will be closed for Spring Break from Thursday, April 2 to Monday, April 6. Once students and teachers return from the holiday, there will be 33 days remaining until the last day of school. Please visit our calendar page for upcoming events remaining in the 2014-15 school year.

2015-16 Principal Application Process

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) is pleased to announce our principal selection process for the 2015-2016 school year is now open! Leaders who are interested in joining the JPPSS leadership team can learn more about what we are seeking in candidates and the timeline for hire by clicking on “Learn More About This […]