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.
On September 22, school board member Sandy Denapolis-Bosarge, accompanied by fellow members of the River Region Republican Women organization, visited with third graders from Audubon Elementary. Their purpose was to place a dictionary in the hands of every child. The third grade students were the definition of excited! The goal of The Dictionary Project is […]
A wonderful community partnership is benefiting the students of Audubon Elementary from the very start of the 2016-17 school year. KPMG’s Family for Literacy visited students in grades first through fifth on the first day of school, August 11. Students were treated to read alouds by engaging storytellers composed of KPMG’s leading executives, in […]
Students at Audubon Elementary received a lesson on healthy living from professionals who know a thing or two about physical fitness. Representatives from the New Orleans Pelicans visited the Kenner school. Jefferson Parish Public School System students and staff learned about the importance of living a healthy lifestyle, and on the positive impact it can […]
Volunteers from a local organization played the roles of Santa and guest educators this week at Audubon Elementary. Employees from KPMG, an audit and tax advisory firm, visited the school to give students books and take them through a few book-related activities. “It’s really great that right before the holiday the kids got these special books,” said […]
The Jefferson Parish Public School System will hold a second round of Pre-Kindergarten registration on May 28-29 and June 2-3 from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. This second registration window for the 2015-2016 school year is for schools where there are still Pre-K openings. Registration will be held at the school you wish to register. Click here […]
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 […]