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JPPSS Closed Monday, January 16 in Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Schools and offices in the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) will be closed on Monday, January 16 to observe Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. […]

JPPSS to Hold Magnet and Academics Programs Showcase on Feb. 1 and 2

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) has announced dates for its magnet, charter, career, and academic programs showcase for the 2017-18 school year. The […]

Final Late Take-In Day of 2016-17 Scheduled Wednesday, January 25

Fire Safety Lessons Connect St. Ville Elementary with Local Fire Company

The Harvey Volunteer Fire Company No. 2 partners with St. Ville Elementary to bring fire safety lessons to students. Along with teaching students the facts […]

“A” Sweet Celebration at Leo Kerner Elementary

Leo Kerner Elementary has seen its grade on the state report card improve from a “D” to an “A.” That kind of hard work and dedication […]

Clancy-Maggiore Elementary, McDonogh No. 26 Elementary Named January 2017 Campuses of the Month

Congratulations to the staff members at Clancy-Maggiore Elementary School for the Arts and McDonogh No. 26 Elementary for being recognized as January 2017 JPPSS Campus of the Month. […]

JPPSS Names Elementary, Middle, and High School Teachers of the Year

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) named its district winners for the Louisiana Department of Education’s 2018 Teacher of the Year. Harold Keller Elementary’s […]

JPPSS Announces Elementary, Middle, and High School Principals of the Year

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) has named its district winners for the Louisiana Department of Education’s 2018 Principal of the Year. Gretna No. […]

January 7 Violence Prevention Program Classes Have Been Cancelled

The VPP (Violence Prevention Program) classes that were scheduled to take place Saturday, January 7, 2017 at West Jefferson High and Riverdale High have been […]