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JPPSS Voter Registration Week is April 30 to May 4

voter registration week volunteers with board membersThe Jefferson Parish School Board declared April 30 through May 4 as High School Voter Registration Week in the Jefferson Parish Public School System. JPPSS is partnering with the Jeremiah Group to conduct voter registration drives all week long in high schools across the district. The week kicked off with a drive at West Jefferson High, where students opened the event with a second line before registering to vote.

The Jefferson Parish School Board unanimously approved the resolution for the special week during its meeting on February 7. JPPSS recently partnered with the Jeremiah Group to hold the first student candidates’ forum for Jefferson Parish Sheriff.