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Livaudais Librarian Receives Grant

Livaudais Middle School’s librarian, Dolly Barrios, was awarded a $1,000 grant from Sam’s Club in Harvey. Barrios intends to utilize the funds for more books and a small piece of furniture for the library. Barrios said that the grant from Sam’s Club was not difficult to apply for and within a couple of months after […]

JPPSS Students Big Winners At Science & Engineering Fair

Students from the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) participated in the Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair (Region IX) held last month at The University of New Orleans. Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies was the big winner with 29 awards. Other winning schools included Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy, Thomas Jefferson […]

Three JPPSS Schools Are In The Final Four

Three schools in the Jefferson Parish Public School System are in the NCAA Men’s Final Four Tournament being held in New Orleans this year. Four schools, Fisher Middle School, Livaudais Middle School, Haynes Academy, and Ruppel Academy participated in the Final Four Middle School Madness Program that qualified three of the schools to travel to […]