The Jefferson Parish Public School System Social Studies Fair was held recently at John Ehret High. The following students placed in their respective categories, with the top two winners in each category qualifying for the Louisiana State Social Studies Fair in Lake Charles on March 3, 2017. ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DIVISION Individual Sociology 1st – Aidan […]
They may not have traveled the globe in one night delivering gifts to all the good little boys and girls, but the JPS-TV team still had a busy holiday season. Our crew visited schools across Jefferson Parish to capture numerous holiday themed programs. Scroll through our videos below to relive the season.
At the heart of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art’s mission is educating the public in the visual arts and culture of the American South. Since 2001, the Ogden Museum of Southern Art’s residency program, Artist and Sense of Place, has paired professional artists with local schools to explore the history, practices, and identity of […]
Students at Airline Park Academy recently had a field trip visit them. The Red Barn Farm set up its touring petting zoo for these Jefferson Parish Public School System students. This is just one of many JPPSS schools visited by the Red Barn Farm. Along with getting a hands-on encounter with a multitude of animals, students were […]
Thanks to the use of Professional Learning Communities in the Jefferson Parish Public School System, our students now have a team of teachers dedicated to their success. In PLCs, teachers from similar subjects or grade levels meet in small groups to pool their knowledge, collaborate about students, share problems, and find solutions. JPPSS held the first of […]
The students of Patrick F. Taylor Science and Technology Academy separated themselves from the pack during their second year participating in the annual recycling contest held by Progressive Waste Solutions and the New Orleans Saints. The school had the highest diversion rate in this year’s contest, which asks local schools to divert as many items as possible away […]
Students at Airline Park Academy learned how science and compassion are used in baking when King Arthur Flour’s Bake for Good program made a recent stop at the Jefferson Parish Public School (JPPSS). “It’s a way to give back to the kids for all they do,” said Airline Park Academy principal Tiffani E. LeBouef. “They’ve […]