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.
To improve student performance and achievement, we must be able to recruit and retain the best teachers. Currently, our starting teacher salary is among the lowest in the region, and we are not competitive. Each year we are losing teachers and employees to surrounding parishes. On the November 18 ballot, there is a proposed millage […]
Thanks to our new Journalism Club sponsored by Ms. C. Williams, West Jeff High School now has a school newspaper! The first issue came out this week and can be found by clicking on the tab near the top of the home page, “West Jeff Weekly”. Each week a new issue will be posted, so […]
All West Jeff students currently taking Algebra I, Geometry, English II or III, U.S. History, or Biology are encouraged to attend the tutoring sessions now being held (as listed below). Prizes will be awarded to those attending, as well as snacks and transportation home to his or her hub location after the session. Take advantage […]
The Student of the Month for October is Ver Vidal Lumod. He was nominated by Ms. Marley for an outstanding presentation in his English class. He had superior content knowledge and an exceptional commitment to the task assigned, but that is Ver every day in every class! Ver also recently had an article published in […]
This year’s Teen Read Week’s theme was “Unleash Your Story”. The students of West Jefferson High School were encouraged to visit the school’s library and explore all that there was to offer from October 9th-October 13th. Teen Read Week began with a Drop Everything and Read Campaign where teachers and members of the West […]