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Bissonet Elementary Is Healthiest School In System

Bissonet Plaza Elementary School was recently selected as a recipient of the annual School Health Award for the 2008-2009 school year by the Louisiana Department of Education. This is the first time the Metairie school has been recognized for this award. The School Health Award recognizes activities that encourage students to develop lifelong healthful eating and […]

Haynes Academy Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary

Haynes Academy will celebrate its 100 year anniversary on October 9 with a unique program, documentary, and a special speaker from the family that originally donated the land where the school is located. Once known as Metairie High School and four other designations, Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies will mark “100 Years of Excellence in […]

School System Dedicates Building Late Assistant Superintendent

The Jefferson Parish Public School System will hold a dedication and unveiling ceremony at its eastbank office building after the late Paul E. Emenes on October 8 at 10:00 a.m. Immediately following the dedication ceremony, a reception will be held. Located on Clearview Parkway in Harahan, the two-story building consists of management and administrative offices, […]

Bridgedale Elementary Receives I.B.O. Certification

Bridgedale Elementary School becomes the fourth school in the Jefferson Parish Public School System and the second elementary school in the state of Louisiana to be authorized as an International Baccalaureate Organization School and places the school among some of the most prestigious educational facilities in the country. Bridgedale Elementary School recently won approval from […]