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French Immersion Open House March 16 at Douglass Elementary

Douglass Elementary is holding an open house for its French immersion program on Thursday, March 16 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the school’s cafeteria. The open house is for all prospective parents and students for the 2017-18 school year.

You can get more information about the French immersion program and Douglass Elementary at this link. You can contact the school at 504-374-6010. Douglass Elementary is located at 1400 Huey P. Long Avenue in Gretna.

The JPPSS Magnet Program offers French and Spanish immersion programs that develop student proficiency in a second language while providing a foundation in fundamentals of language arts, mathematics, social studies, science, health, physical education and cultural arts programs. The program fosters an understanding of and an appreciation for Louisiana’s cultures and those of other areas and countries.

Parents interested in our language immersion programs can also contact Boudreaux Elementary (Spanish) and Ellis Elementary (French and Spanish).