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Six JPPSS Students Achieve a Perfect Score on the ACT

This year more than two million graduates took the ACT. Less than one-tenth of one percent of students had a perfect score. The Jefferson Parish Public School System had six students with a perfect score on the ACT this year. Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy student Jacob LeBlanc and Haynes Academy for Advanced […]

Haynes Academy Graduate Among Exclusive Group of Female Scientists

  Haynes Academy Class of 2018 graduate Nameera Islam is one of just seven students named a 2018 Emmy Noether Scholar by the Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation. Emmy Noether Scholars are a network of young female scientists from Louisiana and Mississippi who will continue to grow over the years to provide network and […]

Dr. Brumley’s 100-Day Plan Weekly Update: May 25

This is the sixth 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 has celebrated graduation with just about every member of the JPPSS class of 2018. Eight of […]

U.S. Air Force Awards Highest Honor to Riverdale High JROTC

How did Lt. Col. Jerry Brumfield feel when his Riverdale High JROTC unit won the Air Force’s highest level of distinction? “Relieved,” said Lt. Col. Brumfield. That happens when standards are as high as they are for the RHS cadets. Riverdale High is one of 125 units nationwide to receive the 2017-18 Air Force JROTC […]

Dr. Brumley Headlines BGR ‘Breakfast Briefing’ May 31

The Bureau of Governmental Research is hosting a Breakfast Briefing with JPPSS Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley. This event will take place Thursday, May 31 at 8 a.m. at the Sheraton Metairie at 4 Galleria Blvd in Metairie. The Breakfast Briefing is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please confirm your attendance […]

Half Day for All JPPSS Students on Thursday, May 24

All JPPSS students will have a half day of school on Thursday, May 24, which will be the last day of school for the 2017-2018 school year. All schools will follow the EXAM schedule on May 24. To see what time your school dismisses during an EXAM schedule, click on one of the schedule links […]

Dr. Brumley’s 100-Day Plan Weekly Update: May 18

This is the fifth 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 passed the 50-day mark this week in his 100-day plan. This week included a number of […]

Message from Dr. Brumley: May 2018

Jefferson Parish Schools Family, I hope this letter finds you well. I am well into my second month as your superintendent and have focused on the execution of our 100-day entry plan called, Love to Learn; Learn to Lead. This induction strategy has been super helpful in learning about system strengths and opportunities for improvement […]

2018-19 Early Registration Takes Place June 4-6

Early registration for the 2018-19 school year for all students (K-12) will take place June 4-6. This registration period is for students who are new to the Jefferson Parish Public School System. Students who are currently enrolled at a JPPSS school do not need to complete early registration. Students can be registered during these dates […]

Dr. Brumley’s 100-Day Plan Weekly Update: May 11

This is the fourth 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 ways Dr. Brumley celebrated educators for Teacher Appreciation Week was by spending a lion’s share […]