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Who will the Jefferson Parish School Board Appoint as the next Superintendent? Watch Live on JPS-TV

JPS-TV will carry today’s Special Session of the Jefferson Parish School Board that starts at 11 a.m. The nine-member board is expected to appoint the next superintendent of Jefferson Parish Public Schools. JPS-TV can be seen on Cox cable channel 8 and on AT&T U-verse channel 99. Viewers can also watch the live stream by […]

Jefferson Parish School Board to Interview Superintendent Candidates on April 9

The Jefferson Parish School Board will meet Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 5 p.m. to interview the six candidates for the position of superintendent of the Jefferson Parish Public School System. The public is invited to attend the interviews, which will take place in the boardroom of the Administration Building, 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey. […]

JPPSS Board Seeks Public Opinion in Selecting Next Superintendent

Members of the Jefferson Parish School Board are soliciting input from JPPSS stakeholders and community members on selecting the school system’s next leader. The School Board Superintendent Search Survey is now open to the public and will remain accessible until Monday, February 16, 2015. The survey was designed by the board to gather feedback on the qualities desired in […]

Jefferson Parish School Board Members Sworn In; Officers Elected for 2015

The Jefferson Parish School Board held a swearing-in ceremony for its members on January 5, 2015 during a special board meeting. Both newly elected and re-elected members were sworn in to begin their four-year term as school board representatives. As its first official action, the board elected their leadership for 2015: District 5 board member Cedric […]

Athletic Complex at Ehret Renamed after Long Time Board Member Ray St. Pierre

On Monday, April 14 at 3:30 p.m., members of the Jefferson Parish School Board, staff from JPPSS central office, staff and students from John Ehret High School, and community members from Jefferson Parish gathered to commemorate the renaming of the athletic complex at Ehret after long time board member Ray St. Pierre. St. Pierre has dedicated […]

Jefferson Parish School Board Renames Athletic Complex at Ehret to Honor Board Member

The Jefferson Parish School Board voted to rename the athletic complex at John Ehret High School after long time board member Ray St. Pierre. The dedication of the newly renamed athletic complex will be held on April 14, 2014, 3:30 p.m at John Ehret’s athletic complex. “We are so pleased to honor Mr. St. Pierre […]