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Young Artists from Thomas Jefferson and East Jefferson High Schools have Artwork Displayed at NOMA

Visitors to the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) likely found themselves admiring the works of Jefferson Parish Public Schools (JPPSS) students recently. Thomas Jefferson High senior SydniCherise Austin and East Jefferson High senior Catherine Urquhart were both honored in the 9-12 grade category of the NOMA Odyssey Student Art Contest and Exhibition. Austin took first […]

JPPSS Students Sweep Rodrigue Foundation Art Contest

Three Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) students took top honors in the George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts (GRFA) 2013 Scholarship Art Contest. Trinity Hartman, Thomas Jefferson High School, won first place and a $6000 scholarship, James Dupont, Riverdale High School, won second place and a $5500 scholarship, and Alex Hope Rosenzweig, Riverdale High […]

Chateau Estates Students Honored

Chateau Estates Elementary students Ava Diez, Franklin Vasques, Micah Jeansonne, Ahyanna Jon, Kaden Conley and Justin Troches were recently honored as part of the Featured Young Artists program sponsored by Louisiana First Lady Supria Jindal. Their artwork was selected for display at Louisiana Governor’s Mansion for the month of September. On September 27, a group of […]