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JPPSS Students Awarded Posse Scholarships

Eight students from the Jefferson Parish Public School System have been awarded four-year, full tuition scholarships from The Posse Foundation, Inc. The students, known as Posse Scholars, are part of the inaugural group in New Orleans. “The Posse Foundation focuses on students who might have been overlooked by the traditional college selection process,” said Acting […]

Four JPPSS Students Earn National Awards At Annual History Day Contest

Four Jefferson Parish Public School students recently earned awards at the National History Day Contest sponsored in Louisiana by the National World War II Museum. Helen Cox High School student Kacey Horton was recognized as one of the top 75 individual performances in the nation in the category of individual performance at the high school […]