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JPPSS Talent Visual Art Students on Display at Audubon Zoo November 11

The Jefferson Parish Public School System Talent Visual Arts is partnering with the Audubon Nature Institute to showcase our student artists. These young artists’ work will be showcased in an art show at the Audubon Zoo on Saturday, November 11, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Click on the video below to learn more about this always anticipated event. You can see […]

JPPSS Talented Visual Art Students on Display at Audubon Zoo November 12

The Jefferson Parish Public School System Talented Visual Arts is partnering with the Audubon Nature Institute to showcase our student artists. These young artists’ work will be showcased in an art show at the Audubon Zoo on Saturday, November 12, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. You can download the event flyer by clicking here. Click […]

Four Riverdale High Students Named Finalists in Rodrigue Foundation Art Contest

The Riverdale High School art department is proving once again why it is one of the premiere programs in the region. Riverdale High students make up a fourth of all the finalists in the prestigious George Rodrigue Foundataion of the Arts annual art contest. Riverdale students Hope Gann and Nathan Vogel were named finalists in the junior […]

Haynes Academy Students Win Kidd Kraddick Music Video Contest

The Talented Music and Talented Theater students at Haynes Academy used their artistic skills to bring national recognition and $1,500 to the school’s arts program. The students, under the direction of Haynes teacher Michelle McLean, won the high school division of The Kidd Kraddick Morning Show’s Classroom Musical Contest. This national contest awarded $1,500 each […]

Young Artists from Thomas Jefferson and East Jefferson High Schools have Artwork Displayed at NOMA

Visitors to the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) likely found themselves admiring the works of Jefferson Parish Public Schools (JPPSS) students recently. Thomas Jefferson High senior SydniCherise Austin and East Jefferson High senior Catherine Urquhart were both honored in the 9-12 grade category of the NOMA Odyssey Student Art Contest and Exhibition. Austin took first […]