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ESL Parent Center Hosts Child Abuse Prevention Workshop March 6

The Jefferson Parish Public School System Office of English Language Learners ESL Parent Center invites parents to a special workshop aimed at preventing child abuse. […]

Black History Month Essay Contest Winner at Schneckenburger Elementary

Schneckenburger Elementary student Angelina Monroy is the fifth grade female winner of the Black History Month Essay Contest sponsored by the New Orleans Pelicans. Students […]

View Our 2018-19 Academic Calendar

The Jefferson Parish School Board approved the 2018-19 academic calendar during its February 7 meeting. You can see the entire calendar by clicking here to […]

JPPSS Announces Inclement Weather Make-Up Days

The Jefferson Parish School Board approved the district’s plan to make up the instructional minutes lost due to inclement weather. The school board approved the […]

JPPSS Schools and Offices Closed for Mardi Gras Break February 12-16

The Jefferson Parish Public School System will be closed for Mardi Gras Break Monday, February 12 through Friday, February 16, 2018. Schools and offices will […]

JPPSS Hosts 2018 Regional Career Expo February 23

Students from the Jefferson Parish Public School System, Plaquemines Parish School Board, St. Bernard Parish School District, and St. Charles Parish Public Schools will explore career […]

Louisiana Celebrates Literacy Week February 11-17

Governor John Bel Edwards has proclaimed Literacy Week in Louisiana February 11-17. Literacy Week is an opportunity to promote and recognize the importance of literacy […]

JPPSS Posse Scholars Earn Full Scholarships to Select Colleges & Universities

A record number of students in the Jefferson Parish Public School System earned full scholarships to some of the nation’s top colleges and universities when […]

JPPSS Talent Visual Arts Students Present “Art Around the World”

The Jefferson Parish Public School System’s Talent Visual Arts program celebrated “Art Around the World” for its annual exhibit. This year’s show took place at […]