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Three JPPSS High Schools Win Major Positions at LA. Ass’n of Student Councils

Three Jefferson Parish High Schools won major state positions at the Louisiana Association of Student Councils state-wide elections at the recent LASC Convention in Lake Charles. There were 102 schools from across the state of Louisiana attending the convention. This is the first time in LASC history that three schools from the same parish in […]

School System Announces Nominees for Student of Year

The Jefferson Parish Public School System is very pleased to announce the following students as nominees for the 2011 – 2012 Student of the Year. Elementary Maci Frickey Kerner Elementary Middle Simran Gandhi Haynes Academy High Senthil Rajasekaran Grace King High School The students will represent the Jefferson Parish Public School System on January 25, 2011 in Regional Competition […]

Grace King Teacher Published in German Book

Grace King teacher Kirk Steen’s paper at an Austrian symposium at Auburn University was recently published in a German book that examined the life of the late writer Arthur Koestler. Steen, who was the 2008 High School Teacher of the Year for the Jefferson Parish Public School System, produced a paper: “The Gladiators: Twentieth-Century Detours […]