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“The Bright Side:” Teachers of the Year

The Jefferson Parish Public School System shines a light on the people, programs, and events making a difference in the district. Each episode of The Bright […]

Ehret High Senior Donte Starks Named All-American

The American Family Insurance Selection Tour for the 2019 Under Armour All-America High School Football Game visited John Ehret High on Thursday, Oct. 18 to […]

Bissonet Plaza Elementary Celebrates Read Across America

Reading is celebrated year-round at Bissonet Plaza Elementary, but this remarkable school family rolls out the red carpet every year for Read Across America.

Family Nights Let Parents Meet School Community and Learn Tier 1 Tips

As you can see in this video from Allen Ellender School, a family night is a great way to get to know your school community […]

Dr. Brumley Joins Live WYES Community Forum on Doing More For Teachers

Jefferson Parish Public School System Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley is joining education experts from across the region for a televised panel discussion on how to […]

Color Fun Run Benefits Hazel Park/Hilda Knoff Elementary Dance Team

Hazel Park/Hilda Knoff Elementary is hosting a fun run to benefit the school’s dance team. The Color Fun Run will take place Saturday, November 3. […]

Grace King High, Fisher Middle-High Named National Safe Sports Schools

Grace King High and Fisher Middle-High were awarded the Safe Sports School by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association. Athletic trainers Jessica Davis (Grace King) and […]

The 128: Walker Motor Corporation Provides Student Internships, Jobs

A summer internship has led to jobs for Jefferson Parish students and a strong relationship between the public school system and a local business. The […]