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Apply for our Remaining Advanced Study Academies Openings June 3-14

Jefferson Parish Schools will hold a second Advanced Study Academies application window from June 3-14. This two-week window is for ASAs that still have openings […]

JP Schools Appoints New Chief Student Support Officer

Jefferson Parish Schools exists to provide the education our students deserve to succeed in life and make our world a better place. To achieve this […]

Graduation Rate Increases in Jefferson Parish Schools

The Louisiana Department of Education announced graduation outcomes for the Class of 2018 today and Jefferson Parish Schools’ graduation rate improved by 1.6%. The district’s […]

JP Schools Launches Strategic Plan for English Language Learners

Jefferson Parish Schools is adopting a new approach to educating its growing number of students who do not speak English as their first language. The […]

Four More JP Schools Students Named National Merit Scholars

Four Jefferson Parish Schools students have been named National Merit $2500 Scholarship winners by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Haynes Academy’s Cecilia LaFosse and Neelambar […]

Dandridge Town Hall Meetings Scheduled for May 13th & 20th

The meetings will take place May 13th at G. T. Woods Elementary and May 20th at Higgins High School. Both meetings will be from 6 […]

2019-20 Student Transfer Requests Now Available

Student transfer forms are available online for the 2019-2020 school year. Click here to access the student transfer forms and for more information.

Pre-K Application for 2019-20 School Year will Close on May 10th

Applications for the 2019-2020 school year can be submitted online at www.jeffersonchild.com. Families needing face-to-face assistance to submit an online application or to upload documents can come […]

2019-20 Early Registration Takes Place June 3-7

Early registration for the 2019-20 school year for all students (K-12) will take place June 3-7. This registration period is for students who are new […]