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JPPSS Awarded Millions to Strengthen Struggling Schools

Children who attend some of the highest-need schools in the Jefferson Parish Public School System will soon receive extra support and resources as part of the district’s new Transformation Network. The district’s plan for improving persistently struggling schools was approved by the Louisiana Department of Education and the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. […]

Dr. Brumley’s 100-Day Plan Weekly Update: June 22

This is the tenth in a weekly series updating the public on the progress of Dr. Cade Brumley’s 100-day entry plan. To view his complete plan, click here. To view a table outlining his progress to date, click here. One of the major commitments of Dr. Brumley’s 100-day plan was achieved this week when the Louisiana Department […]

JPPSS Announces New Principal Appointments for 2018-19

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) today announced new school leader appointments for the 2018-2019 school year. “We are excited to have such a committed and talented group of leaders to help lead our schools next year,” said Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley. “Strong instructional leadership is incredibly challenging work, but it is what our […]

Message from the Superintendent: June 2018

Jefferson Parish Public Schools Family, Believe it or not, summer is one of the busiest times of the year for school systems. That is especially true this summer as our educators are back in the classrooms – but this time as students. Across the parish, our educators are modeling a growth mind-set and preparing to […]

Dr. Brumley’s 100-Day Plan Weekly Update: June 15

This is the ninth in a weekly series updating the public on the progress of Dr. Cade Brumley’s 100-day entry plan. To view his complete plan, click here. To view a table outlining his progress to date, click here. As Dr. Brumley’s 100-day plan enters the home stretch, the new JPPSS superintendent is making sure to finish […]

Thomas Jefferon High School Student’s Artwork Displayed at U.S. Capitol

The artwork of a Jefferson Parish Public School System student will soon be on display at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Thomas Jefferson High School’s Truc Le won the 2018 Congressional Art Competition for Louisiana’s 2nd District, which is represented by Congressman Cedric Richmond. “I never thought I would have my art shown in […]

Dr. Brumley’s 100-Day Plan Weekly Update: June 8

This is the eighth in a weekly series updating the public on the progress of Dr. Cade Brumley’s 100-day entry plan. To view his complete plan, click here. To view a table outlining his progress to date, click here. Dr. Brumley is now about 75 percent through his 100-day plan and is not slowing down. This week […]

2018-19 Pre-Kindergarten Registration Re-Opened June 4

Pre-kindergarten registration applications for the 2018-19 school year re-opened June 4. Please visit Jeffersonchild.com to apply. If you have any questions, please email echh@jppss.k12.la.us. Application Support Options JPPSS Administration Building, 501 Manhattan Blvd, Harvey, 70058 June 4 9 – 11 a.m. June 6 4 – 6 p.m. June 7 9 – 11 a.m. June 11 […]

Join Dr. Brumley for a Twitter Chat on Teaching & Learning June 14

Jefferson Parish Public School System Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley is hosting his second Twitter chat on June 14 at 7 p.m. This month’s digital conversation will focus on teaching and learning. You can participate by using the hashtag #JPPSSchat. The district’s Twitter handle is @jppss. Dr. Brumley is on Twitter at @cadebrumley. Last month’s Twitter chat was […]

Dr. Brumley’s 100-Day Plan Weekly Update: June 1

This is the seventh in a weekly series updating the public on the progress of Dr. Cade Brumley’s 100-day entry plan. To view his complete plan, click here. To view a table outlining his progress to date, click here. Dr. Brumley may have wrapped up his 18 breakfast chats and town halls earlier this month, but he […]