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Jefferson Parish Public Schools Demonstrate Progress on More Challenging 2014 State Tests

Newly released 2014 test scores for elementary and middle schools demonstrate that the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) continues to show strong progress when compared to overall state performance on the iLEAP and LEAP state tests. This improvement in academic performance is especially notable given that the 2014 state tests were updated to align […]

2013 Test Score Results Demonstrate Continued Improvement in Jefferson Parish Public Schools

Newly released 2013 test scores for elementary and middle schools demonstrate continued improvements for the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS), with the overall percentage of students in grades 3 to 8 scoring basic and above increasing in all tested subjects. The district’s average percent of students scoring basic and above in 2013 increased to […]

Superintendent’s Academic Plan Shows Progress in State Report

The Jefferson Parish Public School System ranks 52nd and 49th in the state in students meeting promotional standards in English Language Arts and Math according to a state education department report that was recently released to JPPSS principals and teachers. In a message to principals, superintendent Dr. Diane Roussel credited the improved rankings to the […]