Our mission at West Jefferson High School is to transition our students to higher education and/or career readiness by providing rigorous, engaging instruction, and promoting on-going collaboration with all stakeholders.
West Jefferson High School and the Jefferson Parish School Board are honoring a former staff member and football coach by naming the playing field at Memtsas Stadium, Ray Latoof Playing Field. Coach Latoof recently passed away at the age of 85. During his time here at West Jeff, he led and guided the football team […]
April showers may bring May flowers, but at the WJHS Library, it ushered in National School Library Month and School Library week which was observed April 11th-15th. School Library Month is the American Association of School Librarians’ recognition of school libraries and their programs. Its theme this year was “School Libraries Transform Learning.” In keeping […]
Come join us for our End of the Year parent meeting and get answers to all those questions you have. Things like your student’s fees and obligations, EOC concerns, final exams, and important end of the year dates to remember. The meeting is on Tuesday, April 19th at 6pm in the Gym. Refreshments will be […]
West Jefferson High School Library sponsored Teen Tech Week March 7-11. Students had the opportunity to complete task cards of cool techie activities such as developing a concept for a video game or visiting the Just for Fun links on the library’s home page. Once the students earned 1000 points for completing a number of […]
Do you know who broke the PGA’s color barrier by becoming its first African American member? His name was Charles Sifford. He was invited to the PGA tour in 1960. This fact and others were discovered in the month of February at West Jefferson High School. West Jefferson’s Library Media Center celebrated African American History […]