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Pen Pals Finally Meet

After two years of corresponding, students from Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies met their pen pals from Le Lycee de Beaumont in France face to face the week of April 15, 2013. Teacher Roxane Coron said that the purpose of the visit was for the students to develop a better cultural understanding of each other […]

JPPSS Students Big Winners At Science & Engineering Fair

Students from the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) participated in the Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair (Region IX) held last month at The University of New Orleans. Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies was the big winner with 29 awards. Other winning schools included Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy, Thomas Jefferson […]

School System Names Teachers of Year

The Jefferson Parish Public School System recently recognized three of its many outstanding teachers who were selected to represent the system as its Teachers of the Year for the 2011 – 2012 school year. Representing the elementary school division, is Jennifer Miles from Estelle Elementary School, representing the middle school division, is Eileen Fitzpatrick from […]