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Students Discover Creative Fun During Summer Arts Camp

While many of their classmates were just starting to ease in to summer vacation, students from across the area took part in the annual Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) Summer Arts Camp. This unique three-week program that ran June 1-19 is offered by JPPSS and Title I. Students in grades 2-7 learn skills in visual and […]

Ruppel Academy Students Perform in Award Winning Production

Ruppel Academy for Advanced Studies students (from left) Renell Taylor and Dallas George participated in a production that won 1st place for Overall Performance at the Junior Arts Theatre Festival at Walt Disney World. Taylor, 8th grade, and George, 7th, are part of the Jefferson Performing Arts Society Theatre Kids. The group of young thespians were […]