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Haynes Academy Student Honored With Siemens Award For Advanced Placement

A Haynes Academy student has been named as one of two state winners of the 2010 Siemens Awards for Advanced Placement. Jordana Williams, a senior at Haynes Academy, earned the Siemens Award which is a signature program of the Siemens Foundation administered by the College Board.  Williams is one of only 100 top achievers in Advanced […]

Two Haynes Academy Students Selected As Candidates for Presidential Scholars

Two Haynes Academy students have been selected as candidates for the U. S. Presidential Scholars Program. Anna Reine and Jordana Williams, both seniors at Haynes Academy, have been recognized by the U. S. Presidential Scholars Program to honor some of the country’s most distinguished graduating high school seniors. Each year, approximately 3,000 academic candidates are […]

Five JPPSS Students Named National Merit – Achievement Scholarships

Four students in the Jefferson Parish Public School System were named as National Merit Finalists and one student was named as a National Achievement Finalist for the 2010-2011 school year. The National Merit Finalists are Hiba Elaasar, Anna Reine, Jordana Williams, and Emily Yu from Haynes Academy.  Chelsey Walker from Haynes Academy was named a National […]

Haynes Academy Advances to National Competition of “We the People”

Haynes Academy is advancing to the national competition of “We the People” after qualifying by becoming state champion at the Baton Rouge tournament at the end of January.  This is the first time Haynes Academy has won the state championship. Haynes Academy was one of three Jefferson Parish Public School System schools competing in the state […]

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 […]

Nine Haynes Academy Students Earn Advanced Placement Scholar Awards

Nine students from Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies have earned Advanced Placement (AP) Scholar Awards for their exceptional achievement on Advanced Placement (AP) examinations. Congratulations to Tyler Simons, Jordan Lunda, Isaac Rodriguez, Michael Hennessey, Samantha Stieffel, Jae Shin, Alexis Laguna, Jordana Williams, and Hiba Elaasar. All of the students scored a 3 or higher on […]

Haynes Academy Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary

Haynes Academy will celebrate its 100 year anniversary on October 9 with a unique program, documentary, and a special speaker from the family that originally donated the land where the school is located. Once known as Metairie High School and four other designations, Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies will mark “100 Years of Excellence in […]