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JPPSS Bilingual Parent Advisory Committee Announces 2017-18 Meetings

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) Bilingual Parent Advisory Committee (BPAC) has announced its meeting schedule for the 2017-18 school year. Click here to download our flyers, which includes dates and detailed information in English, Arabic, Spanish, and Vietnamese.

BPAC will hold its first meeting on Tuesday, September 26. Each meeting will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. at the JPPSS Administration Building at 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey.  The remaining meetings will be held:

  • December 12
  • February 27

The purpose of the BPAC is to discuss and provide recommendations to the JPPSS Superintendent and Chief Student Support Officer regarding the district’s English Language Learners program, registration, enrollment, bullying, harassment, and communications with LEP parents.

Along with LEP parents, the group is comprised of a principal, teacher, bilingual paraprofessional, and bilingual counselor/social worker. If you are interested in joining, please contact committee coordinator Karina Castillo at 504-349-7776 or karina.castillo@jppss.k12.la.us.