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 […]
The School Climate Parent Survey is available for parents and guardians of students in JPPSS. This is an opportunity to help your child’s school by sharing your opinions. Your opinions are important, and the school is interested in hearing them. We are particularly interested in your thoughts on the school’s efforts to promote academic success and well-being […]
Stay connected while you’re on the go with this FREE mobile app that will bring you the latest news and information about our district and schools. The app will deliver real time news to your smartphone for fast, up-to-date access. With the app you can: Get the latest district and school news Select the schools […]
The Westbank Parent Advisory Council meeting will be held 6pm November 29, 2016, at the Jefferson Parish Public School Systems, Central Office located at 501 Manhattan Blvd, Harvey, La 70058. All interested parents are welcome.
Just a reminder parents, Wednesday, October 26th is a late take in day. This means students report to school no earlier than 9:15 am. Homeroom begins at 9:45 am. No breakfast will be served. Dismissal is regular time, 2:40 pm.
During Earth Week 2016 the chemistry students of Ms. Kim Conner-Davis participated in different activities to raise their awareness of the importance of protecting the earth by reducing CO2 emissions. To find out how the students may become part of a Guinness World’s record, click on the following link: West Jeff in Guinness Book of World […]
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 […]
PARCC scores were released directly to the high schools. Ninth grade students who took PARCC during Spring 2015 semester will be receiving their scores by the end of the week.
The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) wants parent feedback on how to make its annual parent conferences as effective as possible. Whether you participated in our most recent parent conferences on October 19 or chose not to participate, please take a few minutes to complete this brief survey. Your responses will help us better […]
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 […]