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JPPSS Schools and Offices Closed September 7 for Labor Day

Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) schools and offices will be closed Monday, September 7 in observance of Labor Day. JPPSS schools and offices will reopen on Tuesday, September 8. Click here to see the entire 2015-2016 school calendar.

All JPPSS Offices Closed Friday, July 3

All Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) offices will be closed Friday, July 3. The student/employee holiday is in observance of Independence Day, Saturday, July 4. JPPSS offices will reopen on Monday, July 6. Here are some important dates to remember over the next few months: August 5: First Day for Teachers August 10: First Day […]

Summer Break Begins May 21 for JPPSS Students

The last day for students in the 2014-2015 school year is Thursday, May 21. The final day for teachers is Friday, May 22. The 2015-2016 school year will begin for students on Monday, August 10 and teachers on Wednesday, August 5. Click here to visit our school calendar page. We’ve included some helpful links below […]

Calendar for 2015-16 Earns Approval of School Board

The Jefferson Parish School Board approved the calendar for the 2015-16 school year during the April 9 meeting. The calendar was created with the input of 3,170 Jefferson Parish Public Schools (JPPSS) stakeholders. A calendar survey was completed by 1,586 teachers, 661 staff members, 609 parents, 25 students, as well as 134 teachers and 155 staff […]

2015-16 Calendar Survey for Parents, Teachers, and Staff

Jefferson Parish Public Schools is seeking input from teachers, parents/guardians, staff, and students as the district develops the 2015-16 academic calendar. Your feedback will help determine the final version of the calendar that will be presented to the Jefferson Parish School Board on April 9. Click here to take the survey now. The survey is available in multiple […]

JPPSS Announces Schedule Change for Students

In an effort to maximize the instructional time prior to spring statewide testing, the Jefferson Parish School Board approved a schedule change for students. Two days previously designated as early release, February 26, 2014 and March 24, 2014, will become full school days for all students. This proposed change in the calendar will allow for […]