Advanced Study Academies Admissions Info Nights September 25 & 26

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) will hold a 2019-20 application period for its Advanced Study Academies (ASA) October 1 until noon on October 26, 2018. JPPSS will host two ASA Admissions Information Nights to help answer parent questions. Those sessions will be September 25 at the JPPSS Administration Building at 501 Manhattan Blvd. […]

All JPPSS Schools and Offices Closed for Labor Day Sept. 3

All schools and offices in the Jefferson Parish Public School System will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018 to observe Labor Day. JPPSS will resume its normal schedule on Tuesday, September 4. For a look at the entire calendar, click here. For a downloadable version of our calendar, click here.

Students Receive LEAP Student Reports August 31

Greenlawn Terrace Elementary Math Teacher Named Presidential Award State Finalist

Greenlawn Terrace Elementary’s Troy Hobson is one step away from winning the nation’s highest honor for a K-12 math and science teacher. The fifth-grade math teacher has been selected as a Louisiana State Finalist for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) Program. Hobson is in his ninth year as a […]

JPPSS Offers Online Payment Service for Student Fees

Parents throughout the Jefferson Parish Public School System have an easier way to keep up with student fees. The district uses the online payment service MySchoolBucks. Parents at participating schools can pay fees, student purchases, and more with a debit card, credit card, or electronic check. To register: Go to and register for an […]

All JPPSS Schools Release Two-and-a-Half Hours Early August 29

The school day will end two-and-a-half hours early on Wednesday, August 29 at all Jefferson Parish Public School System schools. This early release day gives our teachers time during the normal school day for planning and professional development. JPPSS will also hold early release days for professional development on September 19, October 31, and February […]

Community Town Halls, Coffee Chats Part of 2018-19 Discovery Days Schedule

Jefferson Parish Public School System Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley will continue his conversations with educators and the community by hosting nine Discovery Days across the parish this school year. Discovery Days are a way for Dr. Brumley to stay connected with the communities he serves as superintendent of the largest school system in Louisiana. Each […]

JPPSS Transcript Department Adopts New Hours

The Jefferson Parish Public School System Transcript Department has adjusted its hours of operation. The department will now be open weekdays from 8 to 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 to 4 p.m. The department processes transcript requests for all alumni and former students of the system. It’s located at 4600 River Road in Marrero. For more […]

JPPSS Transportation Hotline Open Until August 17

Your child’s school has received transportation assignments. Please contact your child’s school for that information. If you have not received information regarding school bus transportation for your child, please call our Transportation Hotline at 349-8999 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Phone lines are open now through Friday, August 17, 2018.

2018-19 Open House Schedule

Jefferson Parish Public Schools will be hosting open house events to get ready for the 2018-2019 school year. Please see the table below to see when your school will be hosting an open house. These dates are subject to change due to any inclement weather. Please use #JPopenhouse and #jpschools when sharing any photos/video on […]