JPPSS Sick Leave Bank Enrollment Open October 3-31

Jefferson Parish School Board Sick Leave Bank open enrollment begins on Monday, October 3 and continues through Monday, October 31. The Membership Application Form is available at this link. Employees should complete the Sick Leave Bank Membership Application Form and send it to Penny Ledet, Administrative Assistant, Employee Services. The form can be emailed to or […]

JPPSS Announces Dates for Open and Annual Enrollment

The Jefferson Parish Public School System strives to provide our employees with high-quality and affordable healthcare options. JPPSS’ 2017 Plan Year Open and Annual Enrollment periods provide employees the opportunity to elect, cancel, and make changes to their health and supplemental insurance coverage. Click here to download the Open Enrollment Flyer Open Enrollment will occur […]

JPPSS New Teacher Induction Set for Saturday, August 27

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 27, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the JPPSS Administration Building on 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey. Click here for the mandatory RSVP. Click here to download the […]

Questions About Your TRSL Benefits? Get Answers at the Sept. 19 Workshop

The Teachers’ Retirement System of Louisiana (TRSL) is holding a TRSL and Social Security Workshop on September 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. The meeting will cover retirement and DROP eligibility, how to calculate […]

Back-to-School Professional Development Sessions for Core Courses

The following dates and times have been scheduled for district-based professional development: Click here to download the schedule as a PDF.

Article 7, Section 23(C)

Notice is herby given pursuant to Article 7, Section 23(C) of the Louisiana Constitution and R.S. 47:1705(B) that a public hearing of the Jefferson Parish School Board will be held at its regular meeting place at 501 Manhattan Blvd, Harvey, LA 70058 on Tuesday, September 8, 2016 at 6:00PM to consider levying additional or increased […]

JPPSS Summer Bilingual Paraprofessional Interpreter Training

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) offers interpreter training for its bilingual paraprofessionals. Click here to download an informational flyer. Interpreters in the Community Setting is a 20-hour (three days) course that is offered free of charge to JPPSS bilingual employees who serve as interpreters. There will be three sessions offered this summer for bilingual […]

JPPSS Certified Classroom Teachers to Receive One-Time Stipend

Based on the guidelines set forth by the state Legislature, Classroom-certified teachers will receive a $440 stipend. To be eligible the teacher had to be active on April 1, 2016. Teachers should receive this stipend on April 29, 2016. Those excluded from the stipend are employees that are non-certified, on Leave without Pay (LWOP), hired […]

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 $23 per person, JPPSS employees and their guests can enjoy a Zephyrs home game in section 128 next to the […]

JPPSS Holding Tuition Reimbursement Meeting for Teachers on April 21

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) Office of Human Resources will host a tuition reimbursement meeting on Thursday, April 21, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at the JPPSS Administration Building on 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey. JPPSS Tuition Reimbursement Program is a federally funded program designed to provide tuition assistance to JPPSS teachers who aspire […]