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Dollars for Scholars School & Family Drive Kick-Off

Principals and school coordinators from around the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) recently gathered to learn more about the 2015 Dollars for Scholars School & Family Drive, which will be held from February 23-27, 2015 in all Jefferson Parish Public Schools. Those gathered shared suggestions for fundraising including dress down day, silly sock day, […]

Dollars for Scholars Gala

The Dollars for Scholars organization recently held its 19thannual gala at the Pontchartrain Center. Funds raised are used to give college scholarships to students in the Jefferson Parish Public School System. “They do so much for our students,” said Acting Superintendent James Meza. “This is all local monies. Even our elementary school students support the […]