Students Discover Creative Fun During Summer Arts Camp

While many of their classmates were just starting to ease in to summer vacation, students from across the area took part in the annual Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) Summer Arts Camp. This unique three-week program that ran June 1-19 is offered by JPPSS and Title I. Students in grades 2-7 learn skills in visual and […]

Dance Troupe Shares Moves, Culture with Riverdale Middle Students

Riverdale Middle School welcomed two professional dance instructors from Liquid Rhythm Inc. on April 21-22. The duo spent two days presenting the style and culture of Salsa dancing. Their visit was hosted by the Riverdale Middle School Foreign Language Club as part of its mission to promote internationalism throughout the school. Mariangel Mendoza-Dollis and Derik […]

Where You’ll Find JPPSS Students Marching This Mardi Gras Season

The students of the Jefferson Parish Public School System will do more than simply celebrate along the parade routes during Carnival season. Many of our school’s performance groups will take center stage participating in parades all over our area. This schedule highlights where our student groups will be during the 2015 Mardi Gras parades. Don’t see […]