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JPPSS Improves District Performance Scores By Double Digits; 27 Schools Receive “Top Gains” Recognition

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) improved its district performance score by double digits in 2012, moving the district up one letter grade to a “C,” according to results released today by the Louisiana Department of Education. The state also recognized 27 schools – 35 percent of JPPSS schools – as “top gains” schools. […]

Jefferson Public Schools In The Top 10 of State’s Most Improved Systems

The Jefferson Parish Public School System made one of the largest gains in the Louisiana accountability rankings for 2010 in its district ranking score and increased its school performance score, according to preliminary results from the state Department of Education. The 2010 school district ranking for the Jefferson Parish Public School System improved to 52nd out […]

School System Increases Its Performance Scores

The Jefferson Parish Public School System’s performance score increased by 4.9 points in 2009 from 73.5 to 78.4 making it the highest single year gain for the system since scoring began in 1999, according to figures released by the Louisiana Department of Education. The Jefferson Parish Public School System now contains three – 5 star […]