Departments
Communications

501 Manhattan Blvd. Suite 3500
Harvey, LA 70058

communications@jppss.k12.la.us

About Us

The communications department of the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) is dedicated to delivering clear, timely, consistent, and engaging communications that educate and inform JPPSS employees, parents, and the overall community about the district’s efforts to provide every child in Jefferson Parish a world-class education. The communications team oversees internal and external communications for JPPSS, including media and press, online communications, and video production.

For general questions, please email us at communications@jppss.k12.la.us.

Programs & Services

Media and Press

Please direct media inquiries to Beth Branley at elizabeth.branley@jppss.k12.la.us. You may also visit our newsroom to find the latest news and press releases issued by the district.

Social Media and Website

You can keep up with JPPSS through FacebookTwitterInstagram, Flickr, and Vimeo. If you have any questions about our website, please contact our webmaster.

JPPSS Mobile App

The latest news and information from the Jefferson Parish Public School System is available on smartphones with a mobile app. JPPSS is partnering with Blackboard to expand its communications outreach with a mobile app that is available in the online iTunes and Google Play app stores for free.

Emails and Automated Messages (Robo Calls)

JPPSS publishes a monthly eNewsletter featuring the latest district updates and school highlights. In addition, the communications team occasionally sends district-wide emails and automated messages to parents and community members to share announcements and emergency notifications that affect all schools and students. To sign up to receive communications via email, click here.

If you are not affiliated with JPPSS in any way and are receiving automated messages from us, please fill out this form to opt-out. Please note that current parents or employees must contact their schools to change their contact preferences.

JPS-TV

JPS-TV documents and showcases all elements of the school system from board meetings and special events to everyday activities happening in our schools. In-house productions air on our local access COX cable channel 8 and AT&T U-verse channel 99 (select Jefferson Parish TV/JP Schools TV) 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Select productions are available online on the JPS-TV page or through the JPPSS channel on Vimeo. The studio can be reached at 504-349-7955.

Public Information Requests

Please submit public information requests to padams.legal@jppss.k12.la.us.

Forms & Downloads

Contact Us

Name Title Email
Beasley, Ted Communications Coordinator theodore.beasley@jppss.k12.la.us
Branley, Elizabeth Executive Director of Communications elizabeth.branley@jppss.k12.la.us
Justrabo, Christian Web Specialist christian.justrabo@jppss.k12.la.us
Lacen, Marlo Video Producer Specialist marlo.lacen@jppss.k12.la.us
Paolini, Keith TV Studio Operations Coordinator keith.paolini@jppss.k12.la.us
Schwind, Jonathan Editor/Videographer Specialist jonathan.schwind@jppss.k12.la.us