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Schneckenburger Students Experience Service Learning Field Trip

Schneckenburger Elementary School’s ongoing literacy based service learning experience entitled “Students are All EARS (Excited About Reading and Sharing)” was a featured Service Learning Project at the Brown Foundation service learning event held on Tuesday, September 13 at the Pontchartrain Center. Schneckenburger Elementary students and teachers were honored to have been chosen as a featured […]

Schneckenburger Elementary Safety Patrol Shares Voice of the Students

Members of the Schneckenburger Elementary Safety Patrol serve as student ambassadors for their school. These fifth grade school leaders perform important tasks around the campus, like assist with morning arrivals, and work with principal Christi Rome to help create the best environment possible for students and teachers. One of the ways Rome gets student input is […]

Dance Challenge Celebrates 10th Anniversary Tonight, April 13

WEATHER UPDATE: The Dance Challenge will take place as planned tonight, April 13, 2016, at 6 p.m. Martin Marino’s Dance Challenge has grown in participation and popularity over the past decade. One thing that’s remained the same, however, is the special role this always anticipated event plays for its young competitors. “The dance program gives Jefferson Parish […]

Schneckenburger Elementary Named National Title I Distinguished School

Schneckenburger Elementary was selected as a 2016 National Title I Distinguished School based on outstanding student growth and overall performance. This award is especially prestigious as only two schools per state are selected annually. A project of the National Title I Association, the National Title I Distinguished Schools Program publicly recognizes qualifying Title I schools […]

Schneckenburger K-Kids Provide Comfort for Hope Lodge Cancer Patients

Students at Schneckenburger Elementary spent much of the first half of the school year working on a selfless act of kindness. The school’s K-Kids service club collected hygiene products and made gift bags for patients at the American Cancer Society’s Patrick F. Taylor Hope Lodge. The Hope Lodge is a “home away from home” for those […]

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 2016 Mardi Gras parades. Don’t see […]

JPPSS Students Explore Google’s Latest Virtual Reality Program

The sights at Schneckenburger Elementary would’ve made any teacher smile. Students literally “oohing” and “ahhing” as new topics were introduced….Every young person engaged in the lesson at hand…And as class time ended, there were calls for “more.” These were just some of the reactions when the Google Expeditions Pioneer Program visited schools in the Jefferson Parish Public School […]

Schneckenburger Elementary Educator Wins Regional Technology Award

Schneckenburger Elementary Librarian Julie Broussard has been selected as a regional winner of the Louisiana Association of Computer Using Educators (LACUE) Elementary Teacher of the Year. Broussard will be recognized at the annual LACUE Conference Business Meeting and Awards Ceremony December 8 at the New Orleans Hyatt Regency Hotel. “Ms. Broussard is an incredibly talented teacher, grant writer, […]

JPS-TV Video: Buddy Bench Helps Every Child at Schneckenburger Elementary Find a Friend

This bright blue bench is a special addition to Schneckenburger Elementary. An eye-catching feature to the playground, its beauty goes much deeper for a student at recess who becomes lonely and needs a friend. It’s called a Buddy Bench…and from this Kenner school, to campuses the world over, this simple concept fosters friendships and cultures of […]

Schneckenburger Elementary Cuts Ribbon on its United Way Club Connect Reading Oasis

An exciting community partnership led to a celebration and a host of new reading resources for the students at Schneckenburger Elementary. The school held a United Way Club Connect and Early Grade Reading Initiative Grand Launch on August 20. The program provides books, reading resources, and family engagement tools to support student literacy goals in […]