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May 26 is the Last Day of School for Students

Friday, May 26 is the last day of the 2016-17 school year.  The 2017-18 school year starts on August 10 for students in grades 1-12 and August 15 or 16 (depending on your school) for students in Pre-K and kindergarten. Here are some links to important information that you may find useful in the coming […]

Magnet Program Application Deadline is Friday, April 7

The window to apply for the Jefferson Parish Public School System Magnet Programs for the 2017-18 school year is open now until 4 p.m. on Friday, April 7, 2017. Applications are available at the following links: English – Magnet Program Application Packet Arabic – Magnet Program Application Packet Spanish – Magnet Program Application Packet Vietnamese – Magnet […]

JPPSS Language Immersion Programs Open House Events Set for March 9, 10 and 17

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) has announced Open House dates for its Language Immersion Programs. Representatives from the district’s magnet and academic programs and the schools at which they are offered will be in attendance. The meetings will take place on the following dates: Wednesday, March 9 | 6 p.m. Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary (950 Behrman Highway […]

Magnet Programs Application Period Closes Friday, April 29

The window to apply for magnet programs within the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) is open until April 29. All applications, transfer requests, and any other required documents must be hand delivered to the compliance office at the JPPSS Administration Building on 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to […]

Magnet Programs Application Period Open Until April 24

The window to apply for magnet programs within the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) is open until April 24. All applications, transfer requests, and any other required documents must be hand delivered to the compliance office at the JPPSS Administration Building on 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to […]

JPPSS to Hold Magnet and Academic Programs Showcase on January 27 and 28

The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) has announced dates for its 2015 Magnet and Academic Programs Showcase. The meetings will take place on Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at the district administration building, 501 Manhattan in Harvey and on Wednesday, January 28, 2015, in the cafeteria at Riverdale High School, 240 Riverdale Drive in Jefferson. […]

Bridgedale Elementary Receives I.B.O. Certification

Bridgedale Elementary School becomes the fourth school in the Jefferson Parish Public School System and the second elementary school in the state of Louisiana to be authorized as an International Baccalaureate Organization School and places the school among some of the most prestigious educational facilities in the country. Bridgedale Elementary School recently won approval from […]