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Thibodeaux Elementary Students Show Thanks for Laughs, Lessons from First Responders

Thibodeaux Elementary and the Westwego Volunteer Fire Co. #1 helped teach students that, despite what they may have heard in the news lately, there are still plenty of good clowns. Watch the video above to learn more about a unique fire safety show and the special way Thibodeaux Elementary students gave back to these first […]

Jambalaya Cook-Off brings Fun, Funds to Thibodeaux Elementary

Myrtle C. Thibodeaux Elementary held its 2nd Annual Jambalaya Cook-Off on Saturday, March 14 at the Westwego Farmer’s Market and Fisheries Market. Along with plenty of good food, the event offered games, live music, and a presentation of the royal court. The JPS-TV crew spent the afternoon with organizers and festival-goers as they helped raise […]

Second Round of Pre-K Registration Open on May 28-29 and June 2-3

The Jefferson Parish Public School System will hold a second round of Pre-Kindergarten registration on May 28-29 and June 2-3 from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. This second registration window for the 2015-2016 school year is for schools where there are still Pre-K openings. Registration will be held at the school you wish to register. Click here […]

Thibodeaux Elementary’s 2nd Annual Jambalaya Cook-Off Promises Family Fun for a Great Cause

Next year is finally here for Myrtle C. Thibodeaux Elementary School’s 2nd Annual Jambalaya Cook-Off. This much anticipated event to benefit the elementary school takes place Saturday, March 14 from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the Westwego Farmer’s Market and Fisheries Market on the Corner of Sala Ave. and 4th St. in Westwego. Along […]

Cooking for a Cause

Good food and fun were the order of the day at the first annual jambalaya cook-off held at Thibodeaux Elementary School in Westwego. Proceeds from the event will go toward establishing a science lab at the school. Planning began last September recruiting sponsors, selling shirts and involving parents. Seventeen teams participated. Along with jambalaya, there […]