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JPSB Committee & Special Session Meeting: March 21, 2019

The Jefferson Parish School Board will meeting in Insurance Committee and Special Session Thursday, March 21, 2019, at the Administration Building, 501 Manhattan Blvd., Harvey, LA. The Insurance Committee meeting will take place at 4 p.m. The Special Session will take place at 5 p.m. The agenda can be viewed at this link. To learn more […]

JP Schools Employee Night with the New Orleans Pelicans

Jefferson Parish Night with the Pelicans will be held March 28 at 7 p.m. at the New Orleans Pelicans vs. the Sacramento Kings game in the Smoothie King Center. When you purchase a ticket to the game, you will receive a package which includes: Jrue Holiday jersey with each purchase of a lower level ticket ($79). Post-game photo […]

First Readings from the March 13, 2019 JPSB Meeting

First Reading authored by Mr. Dale Move that the Administration Building on the East Jefferson High School Campus be named for James Kytle. (Mr. Dale has indicated his desire to withdraw this first reading at the April Board meeting.)

JP Schools Announces New PK-8 Principal Appointments for 2019-20

The Jefferson Parish School Board unanimously approved the creation of nine new PK-8 schools during its meeting on March 13. These schools will serve students from prekindergarten until the 8th grade starting with the 2019-20 school year. Below are the principal appointments that have been made so far for the 2019-20 school year. These individuals […]

Message from Dr. Brumley: March 2019

Great public schools enhance the quality of life for everyone in Jefferson Parish. When more kids graduate from high school, it creates an educated workforce, provides for a stronger economy, increases property values, and leads to safer neighborhoods. We’ve set a bold, ambitious course for Jefferson Parish Schools that will require us to serve our […]

Great Teachers. Great Schools. Great Jefferson.

JP Schools Names Outstanding School Support Employees

Jefferson Parish Schools named its Outstanding School Support Employees of the Year. The 2018-19 winners are Boudreaux Elementary paraprofessional Sara Mencia, Riverdale Middle paraprofessional Toni Rosas, and Bonnabel Magnet Academy High assistant principal secretary Edna Young. “Our dedicated support staff are the backbone of our school system,” said JP Schools Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley. “The […]

Join Dr. Brumley’s Morning Coffee or Evening Town Hall March 19 in Metairie

Jefferson Parish Schools Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley will continue his conversations with educators and the community by hosting a morning coffee chat and an evening town hall on Tuesday, March 19 in Metairie. The coffee chat will take place at Caffe! Caffe! at 3547 N Hullen St. in Metairie from 8 to 9 a.m. The […]

Airline Park & Haynes Academy Students Named Regional Finalists for Louisiana Student of the Year

A special school year just got even more remarkable for a pair of Jefferson Parish Schools Students. Airline Park Academy fifth grader Sriram Srigiri and Haynes Academy eighth grader Kavia Mallik were named regional finalists for Louisiana Student of the Year. The Louisiana Department of Education released the names of 21 students selected as regional finalists […]

JPSB Regular Session Meeting: March 13, 2019

The Jefferson Parish School Board (JPSB) will hold a Regular Session meeting on Wednesday, March 13 at the JP Schools Administration Building at 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. The agenda can be viewed at this link. Most JPSB Regular Session meetings air live on JPS-TV (Cox channel 8 and AT&T […]