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2017-18 New Student Registration Takes Place July 24-28

New student registration for the 2017-18 school year for all students (K-12) will take place July 24-28. This registration period is for students who are new to the Jefferson Parish Public School System. Students can be registered during these dates from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the school they will attend.

To download the forms you will need to complete and for general registration information, click here. You can learn what school your child will attend with our school/transportation search tool at  jpschools.org/findaschool.

The 2017-18 school year for students in grades 1-12 starts on August 10. Students in kindergarten and pre-k start on August 15 or 16 (this date varies by school). Click here to download the 2017-18 calendar.

If you have any further questions, please contact your school or the JPPSS Compliance Office at 504-365-5312.

RETURNING STUDENTS WHO HAVE MOVED

To find out your student’s assigned school, please use our school/transportation search tool at jpschools.org/findaschool.

If your assigned school has not changed with your new address, please contact your school to update your contact information.

If your assigned school has changed due to your new address, you must visit your new school with proof of residency to ensure your child is successfully enrolled. Click here to learn more about proof of residency.

Registration Information for Specialty Schools/Programs

Pre-Kindergarten

Pre-Kindergarten registration is conducted in the spring and summer for those schools with open slots. For more information on the registration process, visit the pre-kindergarten page.

Advanced Study Academies

Advanced Study Academies (ASAs) are selective-admissions schools that operates under a separate applications process. For more information, please visit the ASA page.

Magnet Programs

JPPSS offers magnet programs at selected schools for which students must submit an application. The application cycle for magnet programs occurs in the spring. For more information on programs and schools, visit the magnet program page.

Charter Schools

Each charter school has its own unique admissions process. For more information on charter schools, please contact the specific school in question.