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JPPSS Graduation Rate Grows as More Students Earned Advanced Credentials

More students are graduating in the Jefferson Parish Public School System and more of those graduates are earning advanced credentials. The Louisiana Department of Education released its district and state graduation rates for the 2015-16 school year today. The high school graduation rate for the class of 2016 in the Jefferson Parish Public School System […]

JPPSS Graduation Rate Increases to High of 71.9 Percent

The high school graduation rate for the class of 2014 in the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) is 71.9 percent, according to recent data released by the Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE). This figure is the highest graduation rate for the district in more than a decade, and represents an increase of 2.5 percentage […]

High School Graduation Rate for Class of 2012 Increases for Jefferson Parish Public Schools

The 2011-12 high school graduation rate for the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) has increased by 3 percentage points, according to newly released data from the Louisiana Department of Education. The graduation rate for the district’s class of 2012 was 70.4 percent, compared to 67.3 percent in the previous year. The 3 point increase […]