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JPS-TV Wins National Award for Feature on Butler Elementary Program

The Jefferson Parish Public School System’s television studio and communications department was honored for a video feature it produced on a transformational discipline program at Joshua Butler Elementary. “Conscious Discipline at Butler Elementary” won a Telly Award during the most recent awards competition. Nearly 12,000 entries from across the US and beyond were received for […]

Recycling Contest Latest Example of the Green Culture at Patrick Taylor Academy

The students of Patrick F. Taylor Science and Technology Academy separated themselves from the pack during their second year participating in the annual recycling contest held by Progressive Waste Solutions and the New Orleans Saints. The school had the highest diversion rate in this year’s contest, which asks local schools to divert as many items as possible away […]