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JPPSS Students Are Super Kids – Super Sharing!

Thousands of books and pieces of sports equipment have been collected and donated to under-served children in the Greater New Orleans area, thanks to the efforts of local students. “Super Kids – Super Sharing was a program that we started 13 years ago in every host Super Bowl city,” said Jack Groh, director of the […]

Marrero Academy and Schneckenburger Elementary Team Up with NFL Super Kids-Super Sharing Project

Thousands of books and pieces of sports equipment have been collected and donated to under-served children in the Greater New Orleans area, thanks to the efforts of local students. JPPSS schools Marrero Academy and Schneckenberger Elementary recently teamed up with the National Football League, New Orleans Saints, New Orleans 2013 Super Bowl Host Committee and […]

Ten JPPSS Schools Recognized As Higher Performing Schools

The National Center for Educational Achievement (NCEA) has named ten Jefferson Parish Public Schools to its 2012 Higher Performing Schools list in the state of Louisiana. NCEA, a division of ACT, Inc., is a not-for-profit organization that provides research-based solutions and expertise in higher performing schools, school improvement, and best practice research that lead to […]

Three JPPSS Social Studies Teachers Honored With Awards

Three social studies teachers from the Jefferson Parish Public School System were recognized recently as Social Studies Teachers of the Year at the 45th annual Louisiana Council for the Social Studies (LCSS) Conference held in Baton Rouge. Marrero Academy social studies teacher Michelle Molina was recognized in the elementary category.  Harris Middle School teacher Dorene Lusignan was […]