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Thousands of Additional Kids Benefit from Drop in Teacher Vacancies

Teacher vacancies plummeted in Jefferson Parish Public Schools thanks to a Quality from the Start initiative focused on placing a certified teacher in every classroom. […]

JPPSS Transportation Hotline Open Until August 17

Your child’s school has received transportation assignments. Please contact your child’s school for that information. If you have not received information regarding school bus transportation […]

2018-19 Open House Schedule

Jefferson Parish Public Schools will be hosting open house events to get ready for the 2018-2019 school year. Please see the table below to see […]

All JPPSS Students Can Wear Shorts Until October 5

All students in the Jefferson Parish Public School System can wear shorts to school through the beginning of October. Middle and high school students can […]

Student Summer Internships Skyrocket Thanks to Partnership with JPPSS, LDOE, Local Business & Industry

The Jefferson Parish Public School System increased its number of students by five times who are becoming career-ready through the Louisiana Department of Education’s Jump […]

2018-19 Pre-K Registration Open Through July 29

Applications online have been re-opened and will remain open through July 29. The next lottery date is tentatively scheduled on or before August 3 to fill […]

Dr. Brumley Outlines What’s Next in 100-Day Plan Report

In his first few months on the job, Jefferson Parish Public School System Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley placed top-rated learning materials into every school, funded […]

Rudolph Matas School PTO Wins $20,000 Towards Playground for All Kids

The Rudolph Matas School PTO won $20,000 for a playground, but these dedicated volunteers are just getting started making a difference for all kids. Let’s […]

Dr. Brumley Pens Guest Column for The New Orleans Advocate

Jefferson Parish Public School System Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley wrote a guest column for The New Orleans Advocate. Dr. Brumley recently completed his 100-day entry […]