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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 […]

Dr. Brumley Hosts Twitter Chat for JPPSS Students May 17 at 7:30 p.m.

If you want to get to know our students, you need to go where they are. And nowadays, that’s on social media. Dr. Cade Brumley is hosting his first Twitter chat as Jefferson Parish Public School System Superintendent on Thursday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m. This month’s digital conversation is for JPPSS students and recent […]

Two JPPSS Students Win $2500 National Merit Scholarships

Two Jefferson Parish Public School System students have been named National Merit $2500 Scholarship winners by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Nameera N. Islam from Haynes Academy and Jacob A. LeBlanc of Patrick F. Taylor Science and Technology Academy are two of the nation’s 2,500 Merit Scholar designees. They were chosen from a talent pool […]

Five JPPSS High Schools Appear on 2018 U.S. News & World Report Rankings

U.S. News & World Report released its 2018 Best High Schools rankings and five schools in the Jefferson Parish Public School System made the national list. Those schools are: • Haynes Academy: awarded a gold medal, ranked second in Louisiana and 102 nationally • Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy: awarded a gold medal, […]

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 […]