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Nine Educators will Lunch with the Superintendent for Teacher Appreciation Week

Jefferson Parish Public School System Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley wants to do something special for our educators as part of Teacher Appreciation Week. Dr. Brumley is going to take nine teachers to lunch on Friday, May 18, and give them the rest of the day off. The teachers will be drawn at random, with one […]

#JPPSSThankATeacher During Teacher Appreciation Week May 7-11

The Jefferson Parish Public School System celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week May 7-11, 2018. Our teachers change the lives of our nearly 50,000 students every day. Their work and impact extends well beyond the boundaries of the classroom. Join us during Teacher Appreciation Week to #JPPSSThankATeacher. Let’s make Teacher Appreciation Week special for as many teachers […]

Dr. Brumley’s 100-Day Plan Weekly Update: May 4

This is the third in a weekly series of posts updating the public on the progress of Dr. Cade Brumley’s 100-day entry plan. The video above was presented to the school board during the meeting on May 2. To view his complete plan, click here. To view a table outlining his progress to date, click here. It […]

Apply for our Remaining Advanced Study Academies Openings June 11-22

The Jefferson Parish Public School System will hold a second Advanced Study Academies application window from June 11-22. This two week window is for ASAs that still have openings for the 2018-19 school year. Admission for 2018-19 has been completed for grades pre-k through 3. To see which schools have openings, visit jpschools.org/ASA or call […]

Dr. Brumley’s 100-Day Plan Weekly Update: April 27

This is the second in a weekly series of posts 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. This was arguably one of the busiest weeks of Dr. Brumley’s first 100 days […]

Join Dr. Brumley for Coffee Chat or Town Hall as part of his Discovery Days

Jefferson Parish Public School System Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley is inviting the community to join him for coffee and a town hall as part of a larger plan to understand the district from as many viewpoints as possible. These coffee chats and town hall events will be held in all nine JPPSS districts. Each coffee […]

Parents & Guardians Can Participate in our School Climate Survey

The School Climate Parent Survey is available for parents and guardians of students in JPPSS. This is an opportunity to help your child’s school by sharing your opinions. Your opinions are important, and the school is interested in hearing them. We are particularly interested in your thoughts on the school’s efforts to promote academic success […]

JPPSS Teacher & Principal Named Semi-Finalists for State’s Top Honor

C.T. Janet Elementary third grade teacher Jessica Schwalb and Washington Elementary STEM School Principal Darlene Turnbull have been named two of the state’s top educational leaders. The Jefferson Parish Public School System elementary teacher and principal of the year are among 48 of the 2019 Teacher and Principal of the Year semi-finalists announced today by […]

JPPSS Hosting Parent FAFSA Days to Help High School Seniors Meet this Graduation Requirement

JPPSS Parent FAFSA Day Video JPPSS Parent FAFSA Day Video (Spanish) The Jefferson Parish Public School System would like to remind high school seniors that submitting a FAFSA, Free Application for Federal Student Aid, is a graduation requirement for all Louisiana high school seniors. This online application takes less than an hour to complete and […]

Love to Learn; Learn to Lead: Dr. Brumley Unveils 100-Day Investment for a Stronger JPPSS

Ensuring a safe learning environment for all children, working towards more competitive teacher pay, and building positive relationships with the community are just some of the goals outlined in the 100-day entry plan of new Jefferson Parish Public School System Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley. Dr. Brumley publicly presented his full plan on March 28 at […]