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Lincoln School for the Arts Dedicates Walk of Fame, Breaks Ground on Arts Wing

Lincoln Elementary School for the Arts held a very special Dedication of the Walk of Fame and Ground Breaking of the Lincoln Arts Wing Ceremony on Saturday, April 25 on the school campus. The event was attended by Jefferson Parish School Board (JPSB) members, new Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) Superintendent Isaac Joseph, Lincoln students, and […]

Patrick Taylor Academy Dedicates New Building; New Scholarship Announced

The students and staff of Patrick F. Taylor Academy were joined by local dignitaries as they cut the ribbon on their new school building located in the Churchill Technology Park complex in Avondale. Highlighting the program was Phyllis Taylor, widow of Patrick F. Taylor, who spoke about her late husband and his dedication to education […]

School System Dedicates New Terrytown School

The Jefferson Parish Public School System will hold a dedication and unveiling ceremony for its new Terrytown Elementary School on February 10. The 75,000 square-foot state-of-the art elementary school has been under construction since March 2010.  Immediately following the dedication ceremony, tours of the new building will be provided. The striking design of the new school […]

Riviere Students to Dedicate New School Playground

The students at Riviere Elementary School will be joined by State Senator Julie Quinn as they dedicate this week a new school playground. Senator Quinn will be joined by kindergarten teacher Keppy Martin as they dedicate the new $15,000 playground that took two years to get funded.  Following Hurricane Katrina, Martin began selling raffle tickets to […]