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JPPSS Teacher & Principal Named Semi-Finalists for State’s Top Honor

C.T. Janet Elementary third grade teacher Jessica Schwalb and Washington Elementary STEM School Principal Darlene Turnbull have been named two of the state’s top educational leaders. The Jefferson Parish Public School System elementary teacher and principal of the year are among 48 of the 2019 Teacher and Principal of the Year semi-finalists announced today by […]

Janet Elementary Students Encouraged to turn College Dream into a Plan

Faculty and staff at C.T. Janet Elementary are working hard to communicate to their students that “College is NOT Just a DREAM…It’s the PLAN.” The school held its College Shirt Day on October 7, asking students to wear a shirt representing the college they would like to attend in the future. To get ready for […]

Steamboat Natchez Brings Lesson to Life for C.T. Janet Students

A group of fourth grade students from C.T. Janet Elementary received a living history lesson on Steamboat Natchez recently. The students rode the historic vessel down the Mississippi River as part of a lesson on how goods and services are transported. The JPS-TV crew boarded the Natchez to experience this special lesson with students and […]