Students to Perform at Lundi Gras Fest

Students from the Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) have been selected by the Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club to perform on the Frito Lay Children’s Stage at the 20th Annual Lundi Gras Fest. The free public event will be held on Monday, February 11, 2013, at Woldenberg Park. Groups from two JPPSS schools […]

Woodmere Students Nominated at Big Easy Awards

Woodmere Elementary School’s afterschool dance program placed well in the Best Ethnic Dance category of the Big Easy Entertainment Awards held recently in New Orleans. Students from Woodmere’s Young Audiences’ afterschool program were nominated for Best Ethnic Dance presentation for their original piece “Something Sweet.” The student group earned third place at the awards ceremony entitled “A […]

Bissonet Elementary Is Healthiest School In System

Bissonet Plaza Elementary School was recently selected as a recipient of the annual School Health Award for the 2008-2009 school year by the Louisiana Department of Education. This is the first time the Metairie school has been recognized for this award. The School Health Award recognizes activities that encourage students to develop lifelong healthful eating and […]