May 26 is the Last Day of School for Students

Friday, May 26 is the last day of the 2016-17 school year.  The 2017-18 school year starts on August 10 for students in grades 1-12 and August 15 or 16 (depending on your school) for students in Pre-K and kindergarten. Here are some links to important information that you may find useful in the coming […]

JPPSS Releases 2016-2017 School Calendar

The 2016-2017 school year starts for students on August 11, the last day of school is May 26, and winter break runs from December 22 to January 3. Those dates and more are part of the 2016-2017 school calendar that was approved by the Jefferson Parish School Board. Click here to download the calendar. There […]

2016-17 Calendar Survey for All JPPSS Stakeholders

Jefferson Parish Public Schools is seeking input from teachers, parents/guardians, staff, and students as the district develops the 2016-17 academic calendar. Your feedback will help determine the final version of the calendar. Click here to take the survey now. If you have any questions about the school calendar, please email

Calendar for 2015-16 Earns Approval of School Board

The Jefferson Parish School Board approved the calendar for the 2015-16 school year during the April 9 meeting. The calendar was created with the input of 3,170 Jefferson Parish Public Schools (JPPSS) stakeholders. A calendar survey was completed by 1,586 teachers, 661 staff members, 609 parents, 25 students, as well as 134 teachers and 155 staff […]

2015-16 Calendar Survey for Parents, Teachers, and Staff

Jefferson Parish Public Schools is seeking input from teachers, parents/guardians, staff, and students as the district develops the 2015-16 academic calendar. Your feedback will help determine the final version of the calendar that will be presented to the Jefferson Parish School Board on April 9. Click here to take the survey now. The survey is available in multiple […]

Jefferson Parish School Board Approves 2014-2015 School Calendar

The Jefferson Parish School Board has approved the 2014-2015 school calendar at its April meeting. “The calendar was developed by a committee that included teachers, principals, and central office personnel to ensure that the interests of all our stakeholders were represented,” said Superintendent Dr. James Meza, Jr. The approved calendar meets all state requirements and […]