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Industry Professionals Offer Advice, Insight to Cuillier Career Center Students

Students at Cuillier Career Center met with professionals from a wide range of fields recently during the school’s Career Awareness Day. Experts spoke to the students about careers in dental, health care, cosmetology and barbering, communications, automotive, and industrial and construction. Click through the photo gallery below, which was provided by Cuillier graphic arts students […]

Gretna No. 2 Academy Entertains Veterans with “A Tribute to the USO”

Students at Gretna No. 2 Academy entertained troops past and present on Veterans Day. “A Tribute to the USO” featured musical numbers from the 40’s, 50’s, 60’s, and 70’s. The veterans in attendance visited classrooms after the production to share their experiences with students. Watch the program in its entirety above or click through the […]

NBA Star Donates School Supplies to Every Student at Gretna Middle

An NBA star enjoyed an eventful homecoming to the Jefferson Parish Public School System recently. Orlando Magic point guard Elfrid Payton returned to Gretna Middle to surprise every student with school supplies. Watch this JPS-TV production to hear from this former NBA lottery pick about his return and see what special surprise students and staff […]