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.

Recent News

2015-2016 Orientation Schedule / First Day of School

The 2015-2016 school year is upon us! Class orientations have been scheduled for August 3rd and 4th. Sophomore and Junior orientation will take place August 3rd, 1-3 pm. Freshman orientation will take place August 3rd, 6-7:30 pm. Senior orientation will take place August 4th, 6-7:30 pm. All orientations will be held in the newly renovation […]

Grad 8 2015


 With all deserving pomp and circumstance, joy, pride, and excitement, West Jefferson High School proudly graduated 251 seniors on Sunday, May 17th at The Pontchartrain Center in Kenner, Louisiana. Family, friends, and faculty gathered to cheer on their accomplished students in celebration of their achievements. Led by Valedictorian Cindy Pham and Salutatorian Breionne Cooper, the […]

Debate 2015

West Jeff Speech and Debate Heading to National Competition

 This year, Mr. Donald Broussard undertook a huge challenge – create and organize the first  Speech and Debate Team here at West Jefferson High School. He found some interested students, coached and trained them, and brought them to competitions. West Jeff hosted its first competition in January. In March, the team competed in the District […]


West Jeff Says Goodbye and Good Luck to Retiring MSgt. Wayne Gaudin

  Friday, March 27th was a sad day at West Jeff High School as we said goodbye to the retiring MSgt. Wayne Gaudin, senior aerospace science instructor. MSgt. Gaudin leaves with his family to go live and continue working in San Antonio, Texas. His cadets threw a send off party with heartfelt wishes of congratulations […]


Liquitex Partners With West Jeff to Support Art Education

 In support of art education, Liquitex, an art material supplier, has partnered with West Jeff High School and art teacher Keith Eccles by providing the materials needed to create a 16 foot mural that will be painted during The National Art Education Association (NAEA) national convention at the Morial Convention Center March 26-28. Mr. Eccles and […]

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