Students Explore High Demand, High Wage Jobs at JPPSS Career Expo

The Jefferson Parish Public School System is dedicated to preparing all students for success after high school. A recent JPPSS event introduced hundreds of students to high wage, high demand careers available in our region.

The 2016 JPPSS Career Expo was held October 12 at John Ehret High. Over 60 local organizations participated in the event that was open to students and families from Jefferson Parish and beyond. Click on the video above or the photo gallery below to see more from this evening that helped prepare students for the current and future job market.

The JPPSS Career and Technical Education Department’s mission is to provide all students with access to a high quality career and technical education program that will prepare them for high skill, high demand jobs in a changing economy. You can learn more about CTE offerings in JPPSS at this link.