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A Day in Pictures: Martin Marino’s 10th Annual Dance Challenge

Martin Marino’s 10th Annual Dance Challenge took place with all the glitz and glamour that’s come to be expected of this much anticipated event. More than 340 Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) students from 18 elementary schools took part in this ballroom dance competition. Students spent months training with professional instructors in what is […]

Meet the Winners, See the Sights from the 9th Annual Dance Challenge

Martin Marino’s 9th Annual Dance Challenge proved to be well worth the wait. Originally scheduled for April 15, severe weather postponed the much anticipated event to April 29. Parents and other supporters still filled the Pontchartrain Center to cheer on over 320 elementary school students as they competed in a variety of dance styles. Students […]

Dance Challenge Rescheduled for April 29 at 6 p.m.

  More than 320 Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) students from 18 elementary schools will participate in Martin Marino’s 9th annual Dance Challenge on Wednesday, April 29 at 6 p.m. The event is free to the public and will be held at the Pontchartrain Center, 4545 Williams Blvd. in Kenner. The Dance Challenge was […]