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AdvancED Awards JPPSS for Latest Chapter in Long History of Accreditation

An international education accreditation organization celebrated the accomplishments of Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) teachers, students, and staff at the October meeting of the Jefferson Parish School Board (JPSB). AdvancED Louisiana Director Ray Poplus presented the board with a plaque commemorating JPPSS on the accreditation the system was awarded in June. The largest community […]

JPPSS Recommended for Accreditation

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) has been recommended to receive full accreditation, according to the results of a comprehensive system-wide assessment. AdvancED, a third-party educational evaluation group, delivered the results Thursday to the Jefferson Parish School Board. The schools are required to undergo an external review every five years. Accreditors closely examined the […]

Accreditation Commission Recognizes JPPSS Continuous Improvement

The AdvancED Accreditation Commission recently reviewed the progress report filed by the Jefferson Parish Public School System and granted continuation of the school system’s accreditation term which recognizes the school system’s dedication to educational improvement. The school system filed its progress report as a required component of its five-year accreditation term which began when a […]

Jefferson Parish Public School System Awarded District Accreditation

The Jefferson Parish Public School System became the first large school system in the greater New Orleans area to be awarded District Accreditation from the AdvancED Accreditation Commission of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI). This means that Jefferson Parish Public School System and all of […]