Nov. 9 ESL Parent Meeting: “Stay Connected with JPPSS Digital Technology”

The Jefferson Parish Public School System is hosting an English as a Second Language (ESL) parent meeting on November 9 from 5-7 p.m. at the JPPSS Administration Building at 501 Manhattan Blvd. ESL parents are invited to learn more about the various communications tools the district uses to keep families informed of important news and […]

U.S. Dept. of State Selects Ehret High Teacher for Prestigious English Language Teaching Fellowship

The U.S. Department of State announced the selection of Taryn A. U’Halie from John Ehret High for a 10-month fellowship project teaching English in Kazakhstan at Karaganda State Technical University. U’Halie is one of only 165 U.S. citizens selected for the 2016-17 English Language Fellow Program. U’Halie holds a M.A. in TEFL/TESL from Colorado State University, […]

JPPSS Language Immersion Programs Open House Events Set for March 9, 10 and 17

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) has announced Open House dates for its Language Immersion Programs. Representatives from the district’s magnet and academic programs and the schools at which they are offered will be in attendance. The meetings will take place on the following dates: Wednesday, March 9 | 6 p.m. Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary (950 Behrman Highway […]

Free Workshop for ESL Parents/Taller gratuito para nuestros padres de ESL

Have you reunited with your children recently? Join other parents in learning ways to cope and improve your lifestyle in this new situation. Se ha reunificado con sus hijos recientemente? Unase a otros padres para aprender mejores maneras de hacer frente a su nueva situacion”. Fecha/Date: April 9/Jueves, 9 de Abril Hora/Time: 12 – 2 p.m. Lugar/Place: West […]

Puentes New Orleans Immigration & Legal Resource Fair March 21

Puentes New Orleans is holding a resource fair to benefit hundreds of families in Jefferson and Orleans Parish. The Immigration and Legal Resource Fair will be held March 21 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Bonnabel High School Gymnasium located on 2801 Bruin Drive in Kenner. Some of the issues included in the informative […]