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Where You’ll Find JPPSS Students Marching This Mardi Gras Season

The students of the Jefferson Parish Public School System will do more than simply celebrate along the parade routes during Carnival season. Many of our school’s performance groups will take center stage participating in parades all over our area. This schedule highlights where our student groups will be during the 2015 Mardi Gras parades. Don’t see […]

JPPSS Celebrates First Day of School

More than 46,000 students returned to school in Jefferson Parish last month. August 9th was the first day of school and parents and students at Bridgedale Elementary were greeted by Superintendent Dr. James Meza, Jr. and school board president Larry Dale. Meza and Dale also visited other schools including Matas Elementary, Harris Middle and East […]

Matas Mosiacs Premier At Southern Food And Beverage Museum

The Mardi Gras bead mosaics created by the students at Matas Elementary School will premiere at the Southern Food and Beverage Museum of New Orleans with an event opening party on May 14. The Mardi Gras bead mosaics, which have been profiled on the Jefferson Parish Public School System’s cable channel and local media, are […]