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Collegiate Academy Gives Grace King Students Head Start on College and Career

Students in the Jefferson Parish Public School System now have even more avenues to get a head start on their education after high school. Grace King High recently announced a partnership with the University of New Orleans. The two schools are joining together to prepare students for college and career through Grace King’s expanded collegiate […]

Graduation twice as nice for Grace King High seniors recognized by Delgado

A group of Grace King High School seniors experienced two commencement ceremonies this spring. Just a few days before they participated in their high school graduation on May 20, eight Grace King High students received their Certificate of Technical Studies (CTS) credentials at Delgado Community College’s Spring Commencement on May 17. Delgado’s Dual Enrollment program enables […]

JPPSS Names Elementary, Middle, and High School Principals of the Year

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) named its district winners for the Louisiana Department of Education’s 2017 Principal of the Year. Bridgedale Elementary’s Benjamin Moscona, Estelle School’s Alisha Gilbert, and Helen Cox High’s Mark Perry each received this prestigious honor. The three JPPSS educators are now eligible to become 2017 Louisiana Principal of the Year. Click […]

Nine JPPSS Students Complete Dual-Enrollment Program with Delgado in Inaugural Year of Program

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) today announced that nine students will receive a Certificate of Technical Studies in medical registration from Delgado Community College this spring, becoming the first cohort of JPPSS students to complete the dual enrollment program established last summer between JPPSS and Delgado. “We are thrilled with the success of […]

JPPSS and Delgado Sign MOU Formalizing Partnership to Provide Students with Improved Career Options

As part of its plan to create direct career pathways in high-placement, high-wage jobs for graduating students, the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Delgado Community College, formalizing their partnership on a dual enrollment program for juniors and seniors attending JPPSS high schools. Stimulated by the needs […]