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JP Schools LEAP 2025 Scores Show Slight Gains

The Louisiana Department of Education released the 2019 Louisiana Educational Assessment Program, or LEAP 2025, assessment results. Scores in Jefferson Parish Schools showed growth in numerous areas. Overall, students in grades 3-12 scoring Mastery Plus in JP Schools improved from 31% in 2018 to 32% in 2019. Among the results: 8th Grade Math Basic Plus […]

Fisher Middle-High, Kerner Elementary, & Grand Isle School to Reopen July 16

Fisher Middle-High, Kerner Elementary, and Grand Isle School will reopen and resume their normal summer schedules Tuesday, July 16. With the reopening of these three schools, all Jefferson Parish Schools and offices are now reopened and fully operational.

2019-20 Pre-K Registration Open Through July 28

New Jefferson Parish PK-8 Schools to Host Look & Learns for Families

Jefferson Parish families are invited to spend some time learning about the opportunities available at the nine new PK-8 schools in Jefferson Parish Schools. Each of the new public schools, which will serve students in grades kindergarten through eighth, is hosting a Look & Learn for families who live in that school’s district. These 45 […]

2019-20 New Student Registration Opens July 17

Jefferson Parish Schools will open registration for the 2019-20 school year on July 17. The district is also currently operating a special call center to answer parent questions. This registration period is for students who are new to JP Schools and will attend kindergarten through 12th grade in 2019-20. Students can be registered weekdays from […]

JP Schools Compliance Office Call Center Answers Your School Questions

Students may be out for summer vacation, but when it comes to assisting parents with questions about the upcoming school year…Jefferson Parish Schools is open for business The JP Schools Compliance Office Call Center is open and available to assist customers Monday, June 10th through Friday, August 2nd, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The […]

2019-20 Pre-K Registration Open Through June 20

Watch the 2019 High School Graduations

Family members, teachers, and JP schools students who are part of the Class of 2019 can relive a very special moment by going to our vimeo channel, watching JPS-TV, or by purchasing a DVD. The JPS-TV station can be seen on Cox cable channel 8. Click here to view the programming schedule and to find […]

Apply for our Remaining Advanced Study Academies Openings June 3-14

Jefferson Parish Schools will hold a second Advanced Study Academies application window from June 3-14. This two-week window is for ASAs that still have openings for the 2019-20 school year. Admission for 2019-20 has been completed for grades pre-k through 3. To see which schools have openings, visit jpschools.org/ASA or call 504-349-7792. This window is only […]

JP Schools Appoints New Chief Student Support Officer

Jefferson Parish Schools exists to provide the education our students deserve to succeed in life and make our world a better place. To achieve this mission requires talented educators at all levels of the organization. JP Schools Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley has announced the appointment of Ajit “A.J.” Pethe as Chief Student Support Officer. Pethe […]